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The After-Holidays Blues

The After-Holidays Blues

It’s during the quiet times of life that we show God what we are truly made of.

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Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg: CNN Hero

Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg: CNN Hero

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After losing his daughter to leukemia, Rabbi Goldberg is helping children battle serious illness.

The Incredible Typewriter Artist

The Incredible Typewriter Artist

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An extraordinary man with a severe disability creates incredible works of art using a typewriter.

People Can Change

People Can Change

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How to access the transformational power of Yom Kippur.

No Excuses

No Excuses

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A letter to the woman who cycled 26.2 miles using only her arms.

Learning to Forgive

Learning to Forgive

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Five ways to let go this Yom Kippur.

The Forgotten Supper

The Forgotten Supper

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The biggest activity we do on Yom Kippur is not repenting; it is apologizing.

The Power to Change the World

The Power to Change the World

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Don’t miss your opportunity for greatness.

How to Achieve a High Holiday Breakthrough

How to Achieve a High Holiday Breakthrough

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You are the CEO of your life. It’s time to start acting like it.

Go for the Touchdown

Go for the Touchdown

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An incredibly inspiring motivational video by a high school football player. Perfect for Rosh Hashanah preparation.

Take The Un-Selfie Challenge

Take The Un-Selfie Challenge

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No selfies until after Yom Kippur! Spread the word.

Facing God on Rosh Hashanah

Facing God on Rosh Hashanah

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Three ways to prepare for your personal judgment day.

Rosh Hashanah and Alcoholics Anonymous

Rosh Hashanah and Alcoholics Anonymous

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Members of AA can teach us what it means to confront a bad habit, stare down a relentless temptation, and persevere.

How a Mammogram Taught Me to Control My Temper

How a Mammogram Taught Me to Control My Temper

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My plea bargaining with God.

Think Ahead First

Think Ahead First

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If you could change anything this upcoming new year, what would it be?

5 Inspiring Ways to Start the New Year

5 Inspiring Ways to Start the New Year

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Spiritual growth based on scientific research.

Maximizing Your One Shot at Life

Maximizing Your One Shot at Life

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How to create the life you want.

Rosh Hashanah: Repair Kit Included

Rosh Hashanah: Repair Kit Included

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Our manufacturer knows that we’re going to fall.

Three Things We Should Never Say Before Rosh Hashanah

Three Things We Should Never Say Before Rosh Hashanah

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Three phrases in the news that will help us prepare for Rosh Hashanah.

My Personal Rope Challenge

My Personal Rope Challenge

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Despite the intense fear, I yearned to know that I could climb beyond my limits.

Being a Man

Being a Man

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Why is 13 the age for a Bar Mitzvah?

Elul: The Secret to Change

Elul: The Secret to Change

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When you don’t know where to begin, start here.

Lunch Lady Hero

Lunch Lady Hero

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The power of saying thank you. Watch this inspiring Ted Talk.

Our Waze or His Ways

Our Waze or His Ways

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Technology and the illusion of control.

The Redneck

The Redneck

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I learned a valuable lesson that fretful Friday: it’s best to not judge other people.

What Do I Know?

What Do I Know?

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When not knowing is true wisdom.

Making the Sacrifice

Making the Sacrifice

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What are you willing to give up for your beliefs? A lesson from Israeli soldiers.

Let Us Be Strong

Let Us Be Strong

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The Torah’s answer to dealing with enemies and critics around the world.

Dear Me

Dear Me

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Advice to my younger self.

Four Ways to Deal with Suffering

Four Ways to Deal with Suffering

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On rebuilding the shattered pieces.

5 Steps to a Happier Life

5 Steps to a Happier Life

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Change your attitude, change your life.

Stop Complaining

Stop Complaining

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And do something about it instead.

Israel’s Rollercoaster

Israel’s Rollercoaster

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With Hamas rockets raining down on Israel, we must continue our efforts on the spiritual front.

Faith in Times of Darkness

Faith in Times of Darkness

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Five ways to hold onto the power of faith.

Isaiah Austin's New Beginning

Isaiah Austin's New Beginning

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A devastating medical diagnosis produces a double-dose of inspiration.

The Buck Stops Here

The Buck Stops Here

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Life fulfillment starts with taking responsibility.

Four Excuses That Hold Us Back

Four Excuses That Hold Us Back

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You do have time and who cares about what people will think.

Uniting Together

Uniting Together

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The Jewish people are responding to the kidnapping as one family.

6 Lessons on Changing the World

6 Lessons on Changing the World

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Hard-earned insights from a Navy SEAL.

God and Parents

God and Parents

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God gives me what I need, not what I want.

Travels with My Ego

Travels with My Ego

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Rising above life's ups and downs.

Possessing Time

Possessing Time

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No matter how hard we try to possess it, time possesses us.

Catch Me

Catch Me

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Four ways Torah transforms my life.

King David’s Heart

King David’s Heart

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Life’s difficult challenges aren’t interruptions. They’re what we need to compose our unique song.

Four Questions for Graduation Day

Four Questions for Graduation Day

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How to find a sense of satisfaction when you never reach the finish line.

Dare to Achieve

Dare to Achieve

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An inspiring commencement speech at Indiana U by Jewish student, Parker Mantell.

Take The Shot

Take The Shot

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The only failure is not trying.

Three Types of Forgiveness

Three Types of Forgiveness

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Exoneration, forbearance, and release and the power of forgiveness.

Why I Love Going to Funerals

Why I Love Going to Funerals

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It’s not morbid. Nothing connects me to the power of life more than a funeral.

Why Rabbi Akiva is My Hero

Why Rabbi Akiva is My Hero

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10 life lessons from an accessible giant.

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