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A Day Without Tefillin?

They had realized they would be far from civilization and kosher food and had packed plenty of fresh and canned food as well as making sure there was a microwave in their room which they knew how to kasher.

The Odd Gravestone

He was deeply saddened by the thought of her going to her final resting place alone and that it appeared as if she knew no one and had no family who cared about her.

Destination: Consternation?

“What a way to spend a Sunday afternoon,” my husband remarked. “Well, baruch Hashem we are safe, there was no accident, and I’m sure there is a good reason for everything that happened to us,” I mused.

Without A Moment’s Notice

Because of the way the piece of my finger had been severed, the doctors at the hospital were not able to reattach it. They told me I’d have to see a specialist.

Miracles Can Happen

Nissim Menashe 50, a resident of Petach Tikvah, celebrated last Israel Independence Day like most of the country, he had a barbecue with his family....

Small Miracles

Recently, I was outside and noticed two Lubavitcher boys placing fliers in all the mailboxes where they noticed a mezuzah, as Lubavitcher are known to do.

A Delay From Heaven

How was I going to get to Manhattan? No cabs were going, we didn't have a car, and many people who did have cars had no gas.

Bountiful Blessings

B’chasdei Hashem, I found precisely enough chicken, prepared meat knishes and various other foods I required.

All Your Creations

But… “Is there anything…,” I choked out, “that I could do, as a merit that G-d should have mercy on me?”

A Friend In Need

"But you have all our credit card details from when we paid for the car.”

Seek And Thou Shalt Find

Eventually, after some trial and error, including an experience with a prima donna and one with a thief, I baruch Hashem ultimately found a fine, honest and reliable household helper.

A Message From The Spirit World, Asking For A Cup Of Coffee?

I was aware he didn’t want me to “imagine” making coffee in a forced new dream.

Grateful For The Things That Can Be Fixed

It all started with the recent deluge of rain we here in Israel were privileged to have.

The ALS-Tefillin Challenge

After I put the tefillin away, the man said that he felt different, and that he had never felt that way before.

Snow Angels

Her first tactic was tefillah; she immediately began to recite one perek after another of Tehillim.

Kiddush Hashem Aboard El Al

Suddenly, she turns to me and says, “B'emet, I need to thank you, you made me excited to come back to Israel.”

The Power of Tehillim: A Spark of Light, Eternal Memories

As we walked, I told her how I had hoped for the chance to thank her for her amazing visit.

Kaddish For My Father

When my father died suddenly when I was newly married there was no one who had to say Kaddish for him. I am one of four daughters and he had no brothers.

A Mother’s Heart

Mommy, please don’t be so sad. Here in the next world Hashem Yisborach’s plan is much clearer.

A Fine Lawyer

She was determined that the Law class was Dina’s best chance of finding a husband, and that was the real reason she wanted her to go to college.

May His Name Be Called in Israel…

But who would have ever guessed that Hashem would unlock the key to the birth on same day as the English anniversary of our wedding.

Gila’s Miracle Baby

In a way that decision was the first in a series of miracles with which Hashem blessed us.

Hakaras Hatov Can Save Lives

And so it was that both those women whose lives had been saved in Yerushalayim only about a month earlier, were now in a Manhattan hospital with the woman who inadvertently had helped save their lives.

The Healing Power Of Chicken Soup

When I pulled up at their house, my worst fears were confirmed.

The Guided Limousine

Yet, ultimately, looking back, these “setbacks” turned out to be really for the patient’s best – for the good.

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