Carrot, Egg, or Coffee: Growing From Adversity

When adversity knocks on your door, how do you respond?

Why This Jewish Billionaire Keeps Shabbat

At first it seemed like a burden but it gives me time with my wife and children and friends.

What Is Kosher and Why?

A quick overview and 5 basic reasons.

Emunah: Your Greatest Power

An insightful video for children about belief in God.

Entrepreneur's Childhood Shaped his $19 Billion Startup

How an impoverished and orphaned immigrant launched one of the most successful apps in the world.

Friday the Rabbi Got Hijacked

My 18-hour ordeal on a Delta flight hijacked to Cuba in 1980.

Searching for God in the Garbage

An interview with Bracha Goetz about her memoir of a Harvard-educated woman fighting anorexia.

Tu B’Shvat: The Beginning of Potential

Tu B’Shvat, Purim and Passover correspond to three phases of life.

Rising from My Wheelchair: Judaism and the Mystery of Healing

There’s something intangible to medicine that, like prayer, is still very real and incredibly powerful.

Rising Above the Vicissitudes

The inspiring life, and death, of Rabbi Avraham Meir Levy.

Gems of Wisdom of the Kotzker Rebbe

Nine wise, pithy quotes attributed to the great rabbi.

PODCAST: Recalculating

Rabbi Menachem Nissel explains how we can find our way out of life’s bumpiest roads.

The Messiah in Judaism

Why do Jews believe in the Messiah?

Bombshell: You Have MS

My life has drastically changed. But I’ve gone from depressed to optimistic, paralyzed to athletic, and most importantly, hopeless to hopeful.

There’s No Good Way to Kosher an Alaskan King Crab

Don’t ask me how, but this treif-eating Jew has two children who attend Yeshiva University.

My Seventh Baby: My Marriage

All I wanted was another baby. My husband wanted us to go to marriage counselling instead.

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.

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