Our poor daughter well remembers her highly-anticipated bat mitzvah trip with us to Israel, that unfortunately fell far short of her expectations.
There are people who come over to help us give the babies a bath. We have all learned to do this in assembly line fashion. We could not do it all alone.
I happily assured her that I did in fact have no doubt that the change of name had a lot to do with their new status.
The scene was surreal. We could hear the battle raging in Aza, but in the host’s realm there was relaxation, conversation, and the bubbly voice of our grandson.
I’d been reading a book about back pain which said that the real cause was pent up anger. Was I angry at someone?
Baruch Hashem all worked out well and they are doing both fine recuperating now.
My daughter was in a state of shock. How could this be? How would she and her husband cope?
Upon receiving the call from Orit, Margolit thought that her daughter had already been informed about the attack and was calling about visiting Tomer.
By 1939 when World War II broke out, Aliyat Ha'noar had brought over five thousand Jewish children and youth out of Europe to Palestine.
I had heard about these cousins a lot through the years. They lived together in Manhattan.
After their short rest upstate, catching a few short hours of sleep, the father and son-in-law started the trek home.
I hurried downstairs and dialed my husband again. Baruch Hashem this time he answered right away.
I explained to him that Hashem does not give a person something to deal with that they cannot handle.
I teach our students that nothing happens by chance and certainly that includes a raffle drawing. Hashem is running the world and everything that happens in it.
What happened to Robert Najberg’s mother? I have no clue; I can’t find any information.
Edy turned around and saw that her sister was trapped underneath the trolley that had rolled on top of her.
To not keep Shabbos and not honor her parents seemed too much of a price to pay for a job she didn’t really like.
With nothing pressing on their duty roster, Rabbi Avi was convinced by the boys to try to catch fish at the river nearby.
Despite our age difference and the fact that they were newly married and we were expecting our fourth child, the newcomers and us hit it off well.
The significance of the two identical sums, the one he had just lent his friend and the reduced fee for the moving wasn’t lost on Shlomo
He quietly related to the avreich how during the time he was without pulse or heartbeat he had ascended to the Heavens and was met by his deceased relatives.
Sometimes we are inspired by the simple sweet kindness and patience of a total stranger.
Blowing 30 times (the minimum amount to fulfill the mitzvah) for every Jewish patient, literally took the wind out of me.
G-d willing more people will realize that prayer is a powerful spiritual drug.
Leah and Benyamin were both so used to being independent that Leah did not consider asking anyone for help.