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A Letter to Hashem from a 10th Grader

“Dear Hashem, I learned in class that you show yourself in everything. You are right there, next to me, all the time. You are always seeing me, knowing me and understanding me. I just have to open my eyes a … Continue reading

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Change the World $1 at a Time

Giving affects not only the one you give to, but also you, the giver. Therefore, it’s not only important how much you give, but how often. Each act of giving uplifts and purifies you a little more. ~ R’ Tzvi … Continue reading

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Always Necessary

Tefillah is always necessary.  Even when Heaven decreed something, it won’t happen without tefillah. ~ R’ Tzaddok HaCohen zt”l

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Double Reward

Those who have Bitachon in Hashem will not only be protected and blessed in this world, but will also be immensely rewarded in Olam Habbah as well. ~ Menachos 29b

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Innermost Desire

The innermost desire of every Jew, no matter what his or her outward level of observance of the Torah, is to perform G-d’s will in full. Therefore, even when we perform a commandment unintentionally, or even “mistakenly“, it is really the result … Continue reading

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Protect your Parnasah

The Maharsha comments on the gemara in Nazir 66b that we all have prosecuting angels in Heaven that argue why Hashem should not give us a good parnasah. However, when we recite Birkat Hamazon with kavana, we create defense attorneys … Continue reading

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Try this

One effective way to allow the morning blessings to truly penetrate one’s consciousness is to visualize the experience of one who lacks these gifts, and who then suddenly receives then via miracle from Above. Pokei’ach ivrim – We can see.  … Continue reading

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