Adopting Five Children in Montana

Chavie and Chaim Bruk built their Jewish family through adoption.

Living with Bipolar: Seeing Beyond the Label

With the dread of what the neighbors would think, my illness went untreated. Until at last, after a severe breakdown, I was diagnosed with bipolar.

A Life-Saving Kindness in Rome

A Shabbat in Rome doesn't go as planned.

Kirk Douglas’s Jewish Mountain

The Hollywood icon's never-ending search for meaning.

African Pastor Becomes an Orthodox Jew

A dramatic dream transforms the Gordon family’s destiny.

Kirk Douglas: 7 Jewish Facts

The legendary actor embraced his Jewish identity later on in life.

The Blind Mathematician

Born blind, Abraham Nemeth was told to become a basket weaver. He had other plans.

"Remember You Are a Jew!": Inspiring True Story

No matter how far you've gone, you can always find your way home.

Courage and Faith: Tibor Rubin's Incredible Heroism

An anti-Semitic sergeant couldn’t stop a Holocaust survivor who heroically served in the US Army from getting his Medal of Honor.

One Non-Jew's View of Judaism

A non-Jew discovers the meaning and wisdom of Torah.

Never Left Behind: What Happened to My Grandparents

An inspiring true story of Divine providence in the darkest moments of history.

Back from the Dead

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

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.

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.

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.

Triumphant Wicks from Bergen Belsen: A Hanukkah Message

Illuminating the meaning of Hanukkah and olive oil.

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.

Losing 500 Pounds: Confessions of a Compulsive Eater

When he weighed 700 pounds, Yechezkel wanted to die.

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.

What Saved You, Saved Us

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

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.

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.

The Fourth H: What My Brain Tumor Taught Me

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

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.

When God Sends You a Message…

It would be nice to have caller ID.

A Non-Jew's Search for Love Yields the Discovery of a Lifetime

An unexpected lesson in love from a Google search.

During the Holocaust, A Kindness Returned: A Yom Kippur Message

An inspiring true story about survival, kindness and the way to treat others.

Identifying Your Life’s Mission

This Rosh Hashanah, electrify your life with purpose.

I Believe in You: Inspiring Rosh Hashanah Message

It’s not about being the best in the world… It’s about being the best FOR the world.

My Personal Miracle

I am the recipient of one miracle. Now I’m hoping for another.

Queen Wilhelmina and the Munkaczer Rebbe

A royal encounter and the importance of gratitude.

Shabbat in Ibiza

Alexandre Elicha, the 43-year-old global style icon, creative director and co-founder of The Kooples, is a proud, Shabbat-observant Jew.

My Descent into Madness

I am a wife and mother of a few kids who works part-time and had a full-blown mental breakdown about a year ago.

Bob Dylan and Me

A fascinating new book explores Louie Kemp’s 50-year friendship with the music legend.

Neshama's Got Quest: A Funky Music Video

Neshama = Soul, in case you don't know.

One Intermarried Couple's Journey

Larry grew up proud of his Jewish heritage but eating pork and I was a lapsed Roman Catholic.

Adopting Abi, A 6-Year-Old Ethiopian Boy

Adopting Abi was the most challenging thing we've ever done, but at the same time the most significant, life-enhancing and rewarding.

After Breast Cancer: Time to Sing a New Song

Prayer, love and community helped me through cancer.

The Man who Kept Shabbat in Siberia for 20 Years

The remarkable story of Eliezer Nanas.

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