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The 3 Horses

A wagoner complained to the Chofetz Chaim that in a short time, three horses that provided his livelihood died. The Chofetz Chaim was shaken to hear such words.  “God forbid!  Do you hear what you are saying? Is it the … Continue reading

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A Promise

A promise is only so much sound in the air – until it is carried out. ~ The Kotzker Rebbe

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No Stinting

“A righteous man eats to his soul’s fulfillment, but the stomach of the wicked is empty” (Proverbs 13:25). A tzadik is carefree, for his is happy with whatever God gives him every day and confident that the next day God … Continue reading

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Even Keel No Matter What

Happiness is the direct result of complete emuna in Hashem.  A person with emuna needs no other preconditions to be happy.  He keeps an even keel no matter how difficult life is.  He’s simply happy with is lot in life. … Continue reading

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What to learn…

The Netziv writes, “If someone will ask you: Which approach of Torah study should I follow, and which mitzvos should I focus on the most? Reply ‘Follow your heart.’ (Koheles 11:9). Wherever your heart pulls you is a sign that … Continue reading

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Visualize!

On Har Sinai, the Jews were able to actually visualize the words of Hashem.  So too, a parent must make sure that his child can observe and truly visualize every word he is taught. Sometimes, action speak louder than words.  … Continue reading

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No Way Back?

The most important thing is, don’t give up.  Because even if you are in such a place and you absolutely don’t see God because it is so bad where you are, and so dirty, and you are so far gone, … Continue reading

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