Faith or Belief are the traditional translations of the word Emunah. Emunah is such a fundamental concept but what does it really mean? Do logic and reason play a role in achieving Emunah or are …Keep Reading!
The Torah gives us guidelines for morals, values, ethics and ideals. How can we maintain these principles when their very foundation is at times questioned and dismissed by the society around us. Is there truly …Keep Reading!
Who was Rabbi Shimon Bar-Yochai? What exactly are we celebrating? And who ever heard of Lag B’Omer anyway?!?! These and other heady-issues are explored with hefty does of laughter. PULL UP A CHAIR 03May2018 – …Keep Reading!
In addition to being commanded to Love G-d, we are also commanded to Fear G-d. The idea of fearing a person deters us from feelings of closeness. So how are we to understand fearing G-d? …Keep Reading!
An NFL football player and his wife convert to Judaism. WHY? Meet Calvin & Jeri Murray. Calvin was an NFL football player who met Jeri when he was mentoring her boys. They soon married, and …Keep Reading!
Even when we believe in G-d’s existence and His divine providence in our life, doubts and questions can creep into our mind. What do we do with our doubts about G-d, His involvement in the …Keep Reading!
Life’s journey is full of varying degree of challenges and difficulties. Some of us can spend years stuck in a painful experience of the past and others find the road to resilience by overcoming and …Keep Reading!
Sometimes we restrict ourselves from becoming more by self-imposed negative identities. This may be a result of feelings (I’m depressed) or messages we receive from others (Your lazy) or a life situation that you presently …Keep Reading!
What does it mean to really have self-esteem? As important as it is to feel good about ourselves, too much focus on the self can lead to a self-centered, ego centric persona. So, how can …Keep Reading!