The Shaliach’s Greatest Challenge

  One of the greatest challenges of a shaliach is to somehow create an environment that no matter what the child, university student, adult or senior citizen does with the rest of his time – when that same person enters the classroom, Bnei Akiva building,...

Yaakov: a model for working through challenges 5779

  Yaakov: a model for working through challenges By Liat Jackman Former Shlicha (Montreal, 2003-05) וישלח יעקב מלאכים לפניו אל עשו אחיו ארצה שעיר שדה אדום…(בראשית לב:ד) …ויקח מן הבא בידו מנחה לעשו אחיו (בראשית לב:יד) ויאמר יעקב אלקי אבי אברהם ואלקי אבי...

Parsh”ut Hashavua

Rabbi Yehuda Susman Former Rosh Kollel in Chicago (2000- 2002) Currently Rosh Yeshivat Eretz HaTzvi  Source sheets Parash”ut...

Bad Things Create Good People – 5777

Rabbi Hanan Schlesinger Former Shaliach in Boca Raton (1999-2007) Currently Executive Director and Community Rabbinic Scholar of Dallas Kollel   Bad Things Create Good People True, things could have been worse – but not much worse. First, growing up an orphan...