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September 21, 2014 3:15 PM
Words to live by. "There is a fire out there; the Jewish people need you..."
The Real thing here,
April 23, 2014 10:25 PM
I said I will almost never take a selfie. If I'm that all impt than we are all in big trouble. I am not great so that is reality. And a real Jew knows they aren't the hottest thing since....(fill in the blank) . Nobody needs to be impressed with me and that is more than humble. Please have more respect for those of us who are sometimes quiet or shy but inside know more than we let onto. Thanks much.
February 21, 2014 2:37 PM
By my informal estimates
The number of selfies outnumber those questioning what they can do for the Jewish community by about 20 to 1. The selfies have taken over and are on the verge of domination.
February 20, 2014 11:38 AM
Great Title and Great Lesson
Inspiration for a Selfie world!
February 19, 2014 3:24 PM
Go out and do
Thank you, Rabbi Tzvi Sytner. Today I've been thinking "I can't", but your words have inspired me into I CAN. Huge difference.
February 18, 2014 6:19 PM
Go out and teach
That's what bubbe is for. She's always teaching me something. Haven't we all had that experience? Sure we have!
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