My Interfaith Marriage

We fell in love. It didn’t matter that I was a New York Jew and she was a devout Christian who grew up on a farm.

Rational Approach To Divine Origin of Judaism

Exploring Judaism’s unique claim that no other religion in history has made.

Shavuot: All Night Long

The power and excitement of learning Torah all night long.

After the Crash

Sometimes life can change in an instant.

120: That’s Life

The meaning of the number 120 in Jewish thought.

Symphony of Life

I defined myself as a violinist. Until a car accident shattered my arm.

Israeli Model

How an intercontinental flight changed my life.

Eclipsed: Poland's Secret Jews

I was raised in Warsaw as a Catholic Pole. Today I have embraced my Jewish identity.

Life After Death

Jewish perspectives on the bestseller Proof of Heaven.

Smart Ways to Live

A parody of the viral hit "Dumb Ways to Die"

The Gift of Light

Devastating disease and blindness doesn’t stop 12-year-old Aviva Krainess from spreading light throughout the world.

The Shoshie Stern Rules

Life lessons from an amazing 12-year-old.

Exodus from Ethiopia

A wrenching true story of enslavement, torture and liberation.

Dear Siddur

You were with me during times of joy and pain. After 17 years, it’s time to say goodbye.

Justin Bieber & Anne Frank

Cut him some slack. How many other pop stars are spending their free time learning about the Holocaust?

Ride the Crave

Urge surfing and the count to greatness.

3 Tips on Being a Better Parent

Each of your children is a match made in Heaven.

KKK Member Makes Amends

Elwin Wilson, a former KKK member, apologized for his racist past.

The Book of Fire

As a child, the horrors of the Holocaust mirrored the incendiary chaos of my home life.

Everything Is a Present

The inspiration behind an Oscar-nominated documentary, Alice Herz-Sommer passed away a week before the Academy Awards at age 110.

The Jewish Doctor

The Jewish people is one big family.

My Exodus from Porn Addiction

My personal journey to freedom using Torah and the 12-step program.

Passover & the Power of Love

After the tragic death of my rabbi and Rebbetzin, my Passover memories are awash with saltwater tears.

From Homeless to Harvard

Passover is the time to tell your story.

Why Bitter Herbs

Why do we need to be reminded that slavery is bitter?

Passover & Overcoming Life's Challenges

God believed in Moses, even though he didn’t think he was up to the task.

Passover: You’re Never Alone

God’s first message at Mount Sinai reminds us that He’s always here.

The Danger in Your Head

Why negativity is dangerous for your health.

Kick-Starting Passover

For the next 30 days, break a negative habit.


Yes, winning is everything. But how do you define “winning?”

Ayelet’s Enduring Spirit

Hindy Poupko Galena’s heart-rending story of inspiration and tragedy.

3 Keys to Self-Esteem

How to nurture self-esteem in your kids and yourself.

With One Heart

Growing up with four developmentally disabled brothers.

Surprise, Surprise!

It’s not always a great idea to surprise someone.

A Breath of Fulfillment

Reversing the body-soul conundrum of overeating.

Purim: Chance or Divine Plan?

Why isn’t God mentioned in the Book of Esther?

Best Supporting Actor

And the Oscar goes to Mordechai…. and you!

Every Inch Counts

Sometimes one inch can lead to a mile. Purim shows us how.

Hide and Seek with God

Peeling back the cloak of coincidence to see God’s hidden Hand.

The Yizkor Club

Entering this mysterious, exclusive club provided a surprising connection to my mother.

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