Category Archives: Emuna

Hotel

This world is like a hotel.  If a guest sits in his room and waits politely, everything he needs will be brought to him by the hired help.  But if a person rushes to the kitchen to take his food, … Continue reading

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Serenity

God, give me the serenity to accept those things that I cannot change, the courage to change those things that I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.

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Smooth Sailing?

Challenges are not an unfortunate fact of life, but rather, a sign of Hashem’s trust and confidence in your ability to prevail. In the late 1800s, the Jewish population of Europe was going through particularly difficult times.  The Rebbe of … Continue reading

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God is good to me!

“God is good to me!” ~ Sarah Dina bas Yehoshua Yosef Those are the words my grandmother chanted with such fervor almost daily throughout her life.  That is despite the fact that she lived through the horrors of Auschwitz, lost her … Continue reading

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Right Here – Right Now

A Jew is never lost on his journey.  Wherever he finds himself, God has a reason for placing him there. ~ R’ Mordechai Pogremansky

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Live the Dream

If you will it, it is no dream; and if you do not will it, a dream it is and a dream it will stay. ~ Theodor Herzl

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A Jolt

The whole purpose of a fall is often to prepare the way for a spiritual climb.  The intention is to give you a jolt in order that you marshal all your strength and focus your entire consciousness on serving God.  … Continue reading

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