Category: Lectures

                                                        B”H WOMEN’S WEEKLY SHABBOS SHIUR IN MEMORY OF YERACHMIEL MEIR BEN NISSIM AVRAHAM A”H 2017/5777 If you would like to speak, host or receive emails please contact: Chana Epstein- 295-2537 chanaeps@optonline.net, Chana Bienstock-569-4077 or Marcia Behar 374-0741-   The Shiur will begin 5:15 p.m. at the homes of:   April 22/26 Nissan Shemini –…

    Here’s the thing sometimes we just get stuck in a dilemma or a challenge. Not a major one. I call it a time consuming one. And that’s when our minds go wild. In the end, I’m sure we make the honest, right move. But our minds have traveled some convoluted paths to get…

  What am I still searching for?! The last thing I want to do is find one more crumb? And then, how does the holiday start? With a major search!  I’m searched out!  If you haven’t been able to wipe it away, vacuum it away, burn it away, or cart it away, then I think…

  If you were a Patriots fan this week, you probably were thinking it would have been better to bury your head in a cereal bowl than in the super bowl.   It certainly seemed like a frustrating series of mishaps to witness. Now -sure with a cereal bowl- sometimes there are also disasters. The…

Israel’s Use of Targeted Killings: A Weapon of Necessity Alex Grobman, PhD The Israelis prefer “extrajudicial punishment,” “selective targeting,” or “long-range hot pursuit”—to describe their counterterrorism policy. 1 Whatever term used to describe this “counter-offensive” in which Israel employs fighter jets, helicopter gunships, tanks, car bombs, booby traps or snipers to eliminate terrorists who are…

  So much of life is spent trying to find yourself- right?!   Which, if you think about it, actually raises the idea that perhaps there is more than one you?!  Otherwise, who in the world is doing the looking?! Get the complexity here?!   Sometimes, even though we are still looking for ourselves –…

  They say life imitates art!  And a good life imitates- “The Art of Marriage”. This book is a fantastic read!   These days I doubt any one would get into a car without Waze or Google maps. I’d say you are making the same mistake getting into, or staying in, a marriage without the…

Melissa Work told her six-year-old son Blake to clean up his room. Blake wasn’t happy and told his mother that there were way too many toys to pick up. “Toys are your blessings,” his mother said, explaining that that there are many kids who don’t have any toys at all. Blake felt badly for these…