Tag Archive for: Light

This is your Light

Examining the Jewish contribution to Western civilization, with a Chanukah tie-in.

Light Up the Nights ¬? Yerachmiel Begun & The Miami Boys Choir

Our nation as a whole_x000D_
Can reach a common goal_x000D_
With the fire in our souls_x000D_
The light of Chanukah!

Fire and Light

Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller explains how Torah, symbolized by fire and light, is on one side of reality, while darkness, naturalism, and chachma chitzonit (external wisdom) form its counterpart.

How To Let Your Light Shine Bright: Inspiring Women of Goalcast

How to stumble and pick yourself up, refuse to give up on your dreams, and not let those who don’t believe in you break you. Teachers, mentors, parents should be careful with the way they speak to children, adult children, students and mentees. The one who is “down” learns to listen inwardly rather than outwardly.

Advanced Learning

A Mitzvah is a Candle and Torah is Light: How do the candle and light parallel Torah and Mitzvot? How do the Torah and Mitzvah here in Mishlei 6:23 parallel the mussar of one’s father and the Torah of one’s mother in Mishlei 1:8?

How to Find Light Within the Darkness by Leia Baez

How to Find Light Within the Darkness: When it looks like we are at the end of our tether, use Emunah to beef us up, and use our power of self to persevere. Great for discussion. Mentors can add the Emunah, bitachon, and working through our problems bent to this.