Take Off Your Mask

This Purim, remove the four masks we wear and experience true joy.

Nobituary

One Jew’s creative way to help people quit smoking. Whoopi Goldberg is on board.

Five Motivational Quotes

And their underlying Jewish values.

Stigma

A proud polio survivor, I was blissfully unaware of the stigma many attach to paralysis and deformity. Until I wanted to start dating.

Five Strategies for Increasing Happiness

It's the time of year to increase your level of joy. Here's how.

Start it Yourself

See a need in your city? You can be the one to start an organization and make a real difference.

Michael Jackson and My Yarmulke

I told the King of Pop that he wasn’t the King of the universe.

Walking 21 Miles to Work

James Robertson’s amazing story that merges faith and determination.

Too Few Pew Jews

The data should serve as a wakeup call to all Jews.

My Ugly Engagement Ring

With abiding love, my husband designed my unique ring. I opened the box and was aghast. I hated it.

Caring for the Chronically Ill

Six critical ways to rise to the challenge from someone who’s been there.

Prayer 5: Thanks

God doesn’t need our thanks; we do.

The Secret to Living is Giving

Tony Robbins shares an anecdote from his past that changed his entire attitude about money and scarcity.

Prayer 4: Asking God

Don’t be afraid to ask God for what you need.

Saving Dunera’s Jews: Tales of the Sea

The dramatic true story of how German Jews were rescued from Nazi submarines in 1940.

Kaddish for My Mother

My mother almost left this world without my love.

My Close Call

Tests somehow missed my severe heart blockage. I was living on borrowed time.

My Father’s Core Values

My father lived a life of quiet greatness. These are the inspiring lessons I’ve learned from him.

Wild: An Adventure in Self-Discovery

Four essentials for facing our deepest selves.

5 Steps to Letting Go of Anger

An infographic on how to drop unresolved anger and find inner peace.

Prayer 2: Recognizing God

Be aware that life isn’t random; God is running the world.

5 Jewish Lessons from Unbroken

Louie Zamperini and the power of faith.

Does Being Religious Help You Get a Job?

In or out of Hollywood, it sure is a good question.

If You Were God

We often question God's ways. But given the chance, how would we do things differently?

What is Jewish Prayer?

It’s not Simon Says. It’s talking to God from the heart.

Repairing the Gap

In my sister’s eyes, I became a foreign entity: a religiously observant Jew. As the gap widened, my sadness deepened.

One Habit Can Change Everything

5 strategies to making resolutions that stick.

Polishing Diamonds

Bringing out the inner potential within ourselves and our children.

Climbing Kilimanjaro

18 women and the 4 life lessons they attained from their gruelling challenge.

Hanukkah’s Last Light

Dispelling five myths that block us from connecting to God.

Liana's Story

A terrible accident in Israel transforms a couple's life.

Merry Shpitzvinkel!

How my father’s journey from Santa Claus to a gift-lugging dog in a drainpipe led me to Judaism, sort of.

A Permanent Tear: On the Loss of a Child

The Torah has a unique word to describe the death of a child because it is a pain that never leaves.

Hanukkah & the Essence of True Beauty

Why did Judaism pose such a great threat to ancient Greece?

Why Light the First Night of Hanukkah?

God is waiting for us to take that first step before He brings the miracle.

Miracles, Human and Divine

Like the days of Hanukkah, we are witnessing miracles today.

My Holocaust Revenge

I made a vow: If I survived Buchenwald, I would return and kill the mayor’s wife.

Hanukkah: The Force Awakens

In a dark world, you must be the light.

My Moment at the Kotel

God, I want to know what can I get here that I can't get anywhere else?

Creating Light during Darkness

4 positive responses when you find yourself submerged in physical or spiritual darkness.

Responding to the Har Nof Massacre

We may not understand the why, but we do need to know what we are going to do about it.

What Will They Say About You?

What would your children say about you at your funeral?

A Broken Body Isn't a Broken Person

A former Olympian is forced to rethink the meaning of her life after a crippling accident ends her career.

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