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The Secrets of a Successful Student

Sara Miriam Gross

With school just around the corner, Mishpacha Junior set out to do some back-to-school “homework” for you in order to find out what students need in order to best succeed in the new school year.

 

Lessons For Life: Shlomo HaMelech and the Thief

Rochel Gross

The men decided to go to Shlomo HaMelech for advice. After all, he was so wise; surely he would figure out who the thief was.

 

New Beginnings

S. Levi

The bombshell came when I least expected it. I remember exactly where I was sitting when my mother broke the news. I was at the dining room table, trying to insert two size AA batteries into a new alarm clock. The alarm clock was pink and had luminous yellow numbering. To this day, those big yellow numbers bring back memories of that dreadful conversation.



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We Want to Stay Jews
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “It’s your fault my son is marrying a goyah!”
Scandal on Z Street
Yonoson Rosenblum Is the IRS becoming an instrument of partisan warfare?
Saved by the Buzzer
Eytan Kobre It wasn’t adopted frumkeit, it was actualized truth
The Switchblade and the Chazon Ish
Rabbi Meir Wikler The long-term effectiveness of our current actions
Financial Austerity
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman The temptations of bribery are overwhelming
The Best Policy
Jacob L. Freedman “Start by being honest and asking for help”
Cause Then Effect
Faigy Peritzman Not what we say, but why we say it
Parental Burnout
Sarah Chana Radcliffe A burned-out parent can’t take care of anyone
On the Derech
Mrs. Shani Mendlowitz Our own wavering in emunah opens the door to Amalek