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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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Sounds of Silence
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The Sages and their silences
The Slow Death of Europe
Yonoson Rosenblum What explains Europe’s self-destructive denial?
Time to Tell It Like It Is
Eytan Kobre Speak openly and honestly against evil
Vi Elult’zich?
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Elul waits for no one
Wild Card
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman “Welcome your son, even on Shabbos”
Good for You
Faigy Peritzman Friends and family tried to cheer me up. “It wasn’t your...
Unparallel Lives
Sarah Chana Radcliffe What to do when spouses live out of tandem
Dear Girl on the Fridge Magnet
Words Unspoken I could say, “Welcome to real life, honey!” as I notice ...