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Reaching the Clouds

Rochel Burstyn

Nowadays, even very down-to-earth people can have their “head in the clouds.” That’s because of the development over the past hundred years of skyscrapers, super-sized buildings that can reach over 100 stories!

 

Amazing You: “Shoulder”ing the Load

Tzivia Adler

Your shoulders work hard as you go through your day, reaching for food, lifting your books, and carrying your knapsack. When Bnei Yisrael moved from camp to camp in the midbar, Kohanim carried the keilim of the Mishkan on their shoulders.

 

Not For Sale: Chapter 2

Bracha Rosman

Previous chapter: Sruli walked down the unfamiliar block trying to see which house belonged to a Jew. He strained his eyes looking for mezuzahs. The house next-door to him didn’t have one. Neither did the next or the next.



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The Yeshivah That Never Gives Up
Rabbi Moshe Grylak Nurturing every spark until it’s a full-fledged flame
He Loved to Do Good
Yonoson Rosenblum What it means to take responsibility for a fellow Jew
Out of Character
Eytan Kobre This gaping gap in my would-be wordsmithery niggles
Got Grit?
Alexandra Fleksher How can we help our kids get grittier?
10 Questions for Yoni Fishkin
Rachel Bachrach 15,000 minyanim, more than 6,500 locations, 70 countries
Lucky Day
Jacob L. Freedman Zaki got an addictive thrill from risking it all
Ghost of a Chance
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman He knew and she knew. And that was all that mattered
Giving All I Have
Riki Goldstein The song of unswerving faith
Rabbi Shloime Taussig: I’m never in the studio without…
Riki Goldstein “I make sure to do this before every job”
Last-Minute Decisions
Riki Goldstein How do entertainers know they made the right choice?
Preparation Makes Perfect
Faigy Peritzman The more we prepare, the more we can receive kedushah
Not Wanted
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Lectures usually don’t inspire — they backfire
Constant Creation
Rabbi Menachem Nissel The keys to life are safely in Hashem’s Hands
The Gardener: Part IV
D. Himy with Zivia Reischer “When there’s a pause in conversation, you can join in”