Category Archives: Emuna

Out of Control

If man were to be without any sense of burden, his life would veer recklessly out of control.  Hashem, therefore, gives him worries and difficulties, leaving him no time or energy for sin and foolishness. ~ R’ Moshe of Kobrin … Continue reading

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Bechirah in a Nutshell

Bechirah: “We may choose which way to go, but it is Hashem who chooses what we find when we get there.”

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Build a Relationship

Hashem knows what we need even before we do, and prepares the solutions to our problems even before we become aware of them.  However, because He loves us so much, He does not provide the solutions until we ask.  Building … Continue reading

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Unanswered Prayers

Sometimes, Hashem doesn’t want to give you something you want, not because you don’t deserve it; rather because you deserve better!

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The Teacher

When you are going through something difficult and wonder where Hashem is, remember that the teacher is always quiet during the test. 

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Not Just a Written Test

While learning about emunah is easy, applying the ideas in everyday life is far more difficult.  If there was a written test on the subject of emunah, many people would score 100.  But this does not mean they have real emunah.  Knowledge of the … Continue reading

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R’ Natan of Bresolv’s Complete Trust 

Once, on the last market day before Pesach, Rebbe Natan still did not have any money to buy his household needs for the festival. Before he could even say his morning prayers, his wife, Dishel, pressed him for money, causing him … Continue reading

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Questions and Answers

“To the believer there are no questions; to the skeptic there are no answers.”

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Why are we here?

You’re in this world in order to see if you’re going to understand how good the world is. Will you thank Hashem every day that you have food? Will you thank Him in the morning that He gives you life? Do you … Continue reading

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Dancing in the Rain + Segulah Today!

“Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass… It’s about learning to dance in the rain!” Additionally, there is a segulah for parnasah and hatzlacha from the Shlah Hakadosh on the eve of Rosh Chodesh Nissan which is the month of … Continue reading

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