An interview with a young rabbi named Ezra Amichai of the Jerusalem Soul Center. Ezra grew up in New York but has made Israel his home. He spent five years in the Bat Ayin yeshiva where he learned spirituality and an appreciation for nature. In Columbia University he hosted what he called "in reach" Shabbat dinners. Now in Israel he and his wife continue outreach work by practicing in-reach hosting massive meals for people of all walks of life. For his fascinating story, download the show.
Judy Simon is the host of the show Life Lessons and the mother of six children. After almost 20 years of teaching English and special education, Judy now serves as the Beit El Tourism Coordinator, and organizes tours of the site of Jacob's Dream in Beit El. Check out Beit El's website: www.bet-el.muni.il/tour_english.asp and "like" the Beit El Heritage Center Facebook page: www.facebook.com/beitel.heritage.center
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Life Lessons explores fascinating people from all walks of life and follows their stories of lessons learned along the way. The Life Lessons podcast airs every Thursday from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Israel time on Israel National Radio.