Is there not a war against the holy Yeshivas, with constant efforts by the secular media to portray the Haredim as backward, obstructing progress, and damaging to our relations with the neighbors of the world? The do all this in the name of "liberalism" and enlightenment. Don't be upset - King Solomon said that there's nothing new under the sun. Read all about it in Hellenism: Nothing New, in this week's issue of Breslev Israel magazine.
Rav Shalom Arush says that successful education of children certainly doesn't depend on theories and graduate degrees. The first and most important element of child education is parents' education of themselves. Read more in Giving Our Best.
Tal Rotem takes us on a trip back into time, where we'll visit Shilo, the site of the Holy Tabernacle during the time of Samuel the Prophet.
Racheli Reckles shows how people take their precious gifts for granted in Diamonds in the Dirt.
Natalie Kovan had Great Expectations that things would go her way, but that's not how things turned out...
Dr. Zev Ballen says Kaddish for his wife's father, and is deeply moved by the experience.
Rivka Levy takes a look at the folks who remember Hashem during the High Holidays, but then for the rest of the year, it's See You Later.
Rabbi Dovid Charlop takes a good look at this week's Torah Portion - Vayera - in Casting Logic Away.
G-d willing, we'll be on our way to the USA and Canada toward the latter part of this week. For those who'd like to know when and where we'll be, here's our November 2012 Speaking Tour itinerary.
Big Beam blessings for a bright week!