God's Unconditional Love: A Meditation

Imagine being loved so deeply that every part of you is known, cherished and held.

Back from the Dead

After an amazing feat of genealogy, a Holocaust survivor tells Yad Vashem he’s alive after all.

Face Your Bears

How Effie Eitam survived his encounter with a grizzly bear in the wilderness.

Why Investigate Judaism First

Five reasons to explore Judaism before examining other religions.

Disney, God, and the Fairy Godmother in Heaven

We want a God who's granting all our wishes and making our dreams come true – whether they're good for us or not.

Too Jewish, Except in Israel

Israel is the only place in the world where I can never be made to feel that I am too Jewish.

Our Secret Weapon: The Youth of Tomorrow

Why a Jewish teen's Bar Mitzvah journey and unlikely friendship with a Holocaust survivor gives me hope in the face of anti-Semitism.

Towards Perfection: The Rose, the Grizzly Bear, and the Robin

Only the human being is involved in the experience of self-creation.

The Miracle of Acceptance: 8 Affirmations to Release Negative Energy

Acceptance can be an empowering and proactive response to the pain of difficult circumstances which have not (yet) changed.

Rabbi Yitzi Hurwitz is Lighting Up the World

Completely paralyzed, this righteous person continues to inspire with his indomitable spirit, his courage and faith and his joyful soul.

Because You Are Jewish

I was 8 years old living in Czestochowa, Poland, when my mother told me I was Jewish. That was the beginning of my quest.

The Meaning of the Menorah's Light

Four contemporary insights to illuminate our darkening world.

8 Short Thoughts for Hanukkah

Illuminate your 8 nights of Hanukkah with these inspiring insights.

Uncovering Hidden Blessings: My Brush with Death

After nearly dying in a car accident, my situation looked horrible. But I was determined to uncover the hidden blessings.

I Want My Death to be a Jewish One

During the Holocaust monasteries were Paula's refuge and she delved into Christianity. But now, at 94, she’s decided she wants to die as a Jew.

My Secret Jewish History

After 500 years, Genie Milgrom has finally come home.

Seven Ways to Strengthen Your Friendships

Good friends are essential for your emotional health.

How to Say You're Sorry

Don’t replace “I’m sorry” with “Thank you”.

Identical Twins: One a Nazi, the Other a Member of the Israeli Navy

Our nature predisposes us, but through the way we nurture our lives, we can choose who we are and the legacy we leave.

Facing Life’s Big Questions

My daughters are asking questions that Google can’t answer.

Thanksgiving and Being a Jew

Giving thanks goes to the essence of what it means to be a Jew.

Where's the Salt!

Don't blame, don't complain. A simple phrase that can change your life.

Rabbi Kalman Packouz zt”l: Giant of Kindness and Innovation

Remembering one of Aish's original 6 students, and a pioneer of Jewish educational initiatives.

One Small Act of Kindness Can Impact the World

An inspiring true story of one compassionate act whose reverberations were felt decades later.

What Saved You, Saved Us

A trip back to a Polish village digs up a story of hope, fortitude, and bravery against all odds.

Rebecca Gave Only After She was Asked

I need to be asked or I won’t know what to give, even if I want to. Does this mean I’m not a kind person?

Jewish Tools to Manage Stress

Four insights to help you keep sane.

Scoring for God: The Spiritual Journey of Former Basketball Star Doron Sheffer

The Israeli athlete is discovering the Torah's wisdom on how to live in a more healthy, happy and balanced way.

Giving It Your All: The Search for Two Lost Girls

Dov was an elderly man on crutches. That didn't stop him from showing up at 3 AM to do whatever he could.

Shema Yisrael: 8 Facts

Fascinating facts about this central Jewish prayer.

How Shabbat Saved a Girl from the Triangle Factory Fire

Her father's parting words were: "Remember, more than Jews have kept Shabbat, Shabbat has kept the Jews."

How the Rabin Assassination Changed My Life

To us non-religious kids in Herzliya, religious, right-wing fanatics had murdered our prime minister – and I couldn't let that be all I knew about Judaism.

Discovering the Real You

You are a masterpiece covered with stone; your job in this world is to uncover yourself.

The Fourth H: What My Brain Tumor Taught Me

Headache. Heartbreak. Hospital. But then there was a fourth: Hope.

The Toxic “Cancel Culture”

Barack Obama calls out a polarizing social trend.

Hidden in a Monastery; Saved by His Birthmark

The Shtemler brothers survived the Holocaust hiding in monasteries disguised as Christian children. The youngest of the three boys tells his incredible story.

What Will You Do with Your Extra Hour?

We are blessed to live in the greatest era of technological breakthrough of all time. What are you doing with all that extra time?

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