How to Stop Feeling Like a Victim

Dr. Edith Eger's tool to break free from the grip of painful experiences.

Of Angels And Poinsettias

Angels can be created by human beings. My father taught me how.

Missing the Doomed Flight

God isn't out to get us; He has a plan and is orchestrating everything for our good.

When the KKK Tried to Recruit Me

Cory's unique path to Aish HaTorah in Jerusalem.

Sisu the Day: How Small, Swift Acts of Courage Can Prevent a Lifetime of Regrets

How many times have you wished you acted but didn’t, and then the opportunity was gone, sometimes forever?

Four Lessons from Tom Brady

The greatest of all time can teach us a thing or two about what it takes to surpass expectations and attain unimaginable success.

Why Does God Keep Sending Me This Frustrating Challenge?

When you can't change your situation, you're challenged to change yourself.

Breaking Free from Perfectionism and Shame

You’ll never be the same after making a mistake – you can be better.

10 Ways to Get a Grip on Worry

Here are some of the most effective anti-worry tools.

Living a Life Permeated with Joy and Meaning

Let's use this difficult time to harness the joy of being alive.

Expelled: How One Kind Act Changed Lives

Isaac was about to get expelled from school until one student's kind act changed everything.

How to Get Out of a Rut

The best way to uplift yourself is to uplift someone else. A lesson from my 8-year-old daughter.

Inspiring Quotes by Rabbi Dr. Abraham Twerski

The prolific rabbi left behind a legacy of insight and inspiration.

What Would Petey Do?

After losing her husband, Sarah Weintraub created something new and beautiful to celebrate his life and character.

Life Pain or Traumatic Pain?

Life pain is conscious and tolerable. Traumatic pain is unbearable and requires help in facing it.

Grow Like the Trees

In honor of Tu B’Shvat, 6 lessons on how to grow.

The Chinese Bamboo and Tu B'Shvat

Real growth sometimes happens beneath the surface where no one can see.

Rabbi Yudi Dukes’ Incredible Legacy

Sarah Dukes inspired thousands by chronicling her husband’s 10-month battle with Covid-19.

What Would Rabbi Noah Weinberg Say?

For our turbulent times, a voice from above.

Forgiving the Impossible

During the Holocaust, my grandmother gave up everything for her closest friend, only to be abandoned in return.

Right Where You're Supposed to Be: This Really Happened

Sometimes your actions are instrumental in ways you're completely unaware of.

Soul: Insights from the Hit Film

Jewish perspectives on the afterlife, purpose, and who you really are.

The Obstacle is the Way

Sonia Vallabh was 27 when she discovered that she inherited the genetic mutation that killed her mother at age 51. Instead of crippling her, the news motivated her.

Shevat: Gateway to Eternal Life

How does winter symbolize the bursting forth of life? Exploring the depth of Tu B'Shvat

Losing Weight While Gaining Perspective

Some helpful thoughts on my weight loss journey.

Life, Refashioned

How Judaism got an ex-Catholic prospective convert to love clothes – and enjoy life.

Waking Up from a Coma

Believe it: sometimes miracles do happen.

The Shabbat Meal that Rocked My World

Sometimes small acts have huge outcomes. I know. My life's trajectory was changed by one.

Fighting Reality: A Psychologist’s Journey Through Covid-19

I was insisting that everything should revert back to normal rather than accept and make peace with my new reality.

A Russian Doll and an Unlikely Legacy of Kindness

A true story that we need to hear during these difficult times.

Saying Goodbye to 2020

How can we use this most difficult year to better ourselves and the world?

Effective Resolutions: Behavioral Insights on Creating Positive Change

Practical tips from behavioral science that can help us bring forth positive change in the new year.

Dr. Eger’s 10 Insights on How to Live Life Fully

An Auschwitz survivor shares her life-affirming wisdom.

My Grandmother and the 1922 Russian Typhus Epidemic

Her father refused to believe the doctors' pessimistic diagnosis. Her miraculous survival instilled a steadfast gratitude to God, despite the barrage of atheistic Communist propaganda.

Our Modern-Day Hanukkah Story

Hanukkah reminds us that even amidst a dark pandemic, nothing is left to chance.

This Hanukkah, Think about Fred

Anyone can turn the ordinary into the extraordinary.

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