19 Great Jewish Sayings

From the Talmud to David Ben Gurion, a collection of meaningful Jewish quotes.

Why Judaism Should Matter to You

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks on the greatness of being Jewish.

Five Ideas for Life

Some ideas worth thinking about as we begin our journey into a new calendar year.

Ego Is Our Enemy

Learning to bring forth your music as part of the symphony.

Finding Uzi

35 years ago they changed each other’s lives and drifted apart. Then Facebook brought them together again.

How I Moved on After My Wife’s Death

How do you come back from the shock and pain of knowing your love has died and will never return? Ari, a single father of three, shares his moving story.

7 Ways to Live Better This Year

Forging a path filled with love, connection, kindness and gratitude.

Why Resolutions Fail

Real change requires strategic use of self-discipline.

PODCAST: Improving Self-Esteem in Ourselves and Our Children

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Nivin on how to overcoming low self-esteem at any age.

Star Wars and My Search for Spirituality

The Last Jedi, Chanukah and the battle between the forces of light and darkness.

Seeing More with One Eye

Luis Salazar and a new look at the miracle of Hanukkah.

At My Grandson’s Bris: Hanukkah, Self-Sacrifice and the Infinite

The mohel instructed me to hold the baby’s legs tight, thrusting me into the reality of what was unfolding.

Like Clockwork: The Incredible Lengths One High-Tech Company went to Keep Shabbat

With hundreds of millions of dollars at stake, the parent company demanded that they work on this one Shabbat.

Does Judaism Believe in Reincarnation?

Fulfilling the soul’s unique mission may take more than one lifetime.

Hanukkah: God Doesn't Shout, He Whispers

Why do we light candles for 8 days when the miracle only lasted for 7 days?

Three Lessons for Success from Marathon Training

How imagination, habits and getting outside your comfort zone are crucial to growth.

Living Life to the Fullest

Rabbi Leff on how our forefather Jacob tackled life’s challenges.

The Emergency Call & the Anti-Semite

What does it take for a person to rethink his prejudices?

Thanksgiving Should Not Be Only Once a Year

Six ways to feel gratitude every day. Try them; they really work!

Learning To Fall: A Rap Music Video

A journey through inspiration and disappointment – in love, art, sports and life.

Five Ways to Improve Your Emotional Fitness

Practical tips on how to transform your emotions and live a happier life.

My Bar Mitzvah in Abu Dhabi

My Bar Mitzvah was a commitment to accept life’s true messiness and to take responsibility for my own.

Six Steps to Facing Your Fears

Because the only way to create a life of growth and significance is by taking risks.

6 Jewish Ways to Respond to Anger

Practical tools for anger management.

Hell: What Do Jews Believe?

What is the Jewish definition of heaven and hell and why isn't the afterlife mentioned the Torah?

Seven Ways to Make Your Thoughts More Empowering

How to bring more positivity and optimism into your day.

Boundaries: Mayim Bialik on the Meaning of Mezuzah

The actress and passionate Jew reveals what this ancient mitzvah means to her in this personal, beautiful video.

Q&A: The Jewish Calendar

Why is it different and what is its significance?

Close Call: Sometimes Milliseconds Matter

Even the seemingly inconvenient occurrences are part of a larger plan.

At Home in Jerusalem Podcast: Serenity in the Face of Stress and Disappointment

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Nivin on overcoming life’s missed opportunities and upheavals.

When My Son Clinically Died

He had fallen into a pond and was found blue and lifeless. Then the miracles started to happen.

Henny Machlis: A Truly Great Jewish Woman

How did an ordinary Jew from Brooklyn become one of the greatest lights of our times?

How I Conquered My Eating Disorder

Gabi discovered a path out of self-hate, faking it and critical judgments. She found her inner fighter and along with it her health, her passion, and her life.

The 6 High Performance Habits that Make People Extraordinary

All successful people share six common, consistent habits regardless of their area of expertise. Everyone can emulate them.

My Return to the Mikvah

I was desperate to get my marriage back on track and reclaim the intimacy we once felt with each other.

Cheshvan: Turning the Bitter into Greatness

The spiritual growth we’ve harnessed this past month is available throughout the year.

Asking God

His friend had seven children. He was only asking for one.

Six Jewish Strategies for Spiritual Growth

A daily regimen for building your spiritual muscles.

My Nickname Was Retard: How I Survived Bullying

With no friends and no future in sight, Ben cried himself to sleep at night, even contemplating suicide. But then he had a revelation that changed everything.

Why the 4 Species on Sukkot?

Everything has its own part to play the Divine orchestra.

The Seven Heroes of Sukkot

Why Jews invite these biblical heroes to the sukkah each night.

“All of You Hungarians are Anti-Semites”

A Hungarian, non-Jewish supporter of Israel experiences bitterness and mistrust from Jews, especially survivors.

A Shelter of Belonging: How the Sukkah Can Connect Us to Each Other

Open to the stars, we are able to see beyond the walls that divide.

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