Tags Tags

Life Lessons

Life Lessons

News and updates about Life Lessons

Touchdown: From the NFL to Torah

Yosef and Emunah Murray: Why did the ex-NFL player and his wife convert to Judaism?

Touchdown: From the NFL to Torah

Jews and the non-Jews who love them

When a non-Jew recognizes that the Torah is true, from whom do they learn Torah? Dr. Rivkah Lambert Adler has the answer.

Jews and the non-Jews who love them

Torah and the Big Bang in complete agreement

Professor Nathan Aviezer: Scientific evidence agrees with Torah regarding the creation of the universe.

Torah and the Big Bang in complete agreement

Football, the Military and Judaism

Avi Eastman's journey includes a conversion while serving in the US army in Germany

Football, the Military and Judaism

Can We Talk About Intimacy?

Rabbi Natan Alexander, teacher, counselor and author, says we need to learn to speak more openly about intimacy. It's in the Torah.

Can We Talk About Intimacy?

Americans for and in Jerusalem

Yisrael Medad came to Jerusalem to study in 1967, and found himself in the middle of a war.

Americans for and in Jerusalem

Chaya Ben Baruch: Mom or Angel?

In addition to raising ten children, half of whom have Down Syndrome, Chaya Ben Baruch has also donated a kidney to a stranger.

Chaya Ben Baruch: Mom or Angel?

The Internet quiz that led me from Christianity to Judaism

Malynnda Littky's journey from an inner-city black child to an Israeli Jew.

The Internet quiz that led me from Christianity to Judaism

Painting the future: Baruch Nachshon, holy artist

Baruch Nachshon, artist extraordinaire, discusses his paintings, Jewish art, and living in Hevron.

Painting the future: Baruch Nachshon, holy artist

Dancing through tears

One mother's unusual method of commemorating her daughter's death through an evening of dance.

Dancing through tears

Jew by choice: Conversation with a convert

A fascinating interview with a Vietnam era American who moved to Israel and converted to Judaism.

Jew by choice: Conversation with a convert

Meet the real Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

The rabbi who founded the city of Efrat is sometimes seen as controversial. Meet the real Rabbi Riskin.

Meet the real Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Nehora: Lighting Up Tel Aviv

Rabbi Amichai Ayal went from teaching Torah in a pub to teaching in the heart of secular Israel. And the crowd is thirsty for Torah...

Nehora: Lighting Up Tel Avivplayer

Living on after burying a child

Arthur Rabinovitz shares his raw pain at mourning the death of his child.

Living on after burying a child

The rabbi for a cleaner web

Rabbi Yaniv Hanya accidentally discovered the extent of religious youth dabbling in dangerous internet. He decided to do something about it.

The rabbi for a cleaner web

Michael Netzer: Lebanese son, comic artist and Jewish settler

Druze Batman & Superman artist becomes Jewish-Israeli super-hero creator.

Michael Netzer: Lebanese son, comic artist and Jewish settler

Rachelle Fraenkel: Tragedy and unity

The mother of one of the three boys kidnapped and murdered shares the tragedy, the grace, and the blessings.

Rachelle Fraenkel: Tragedy and unityplayer

Many mothers, many angels

Rena Quint survived the horrors of the Holocaust because of six mothers and many angels.

Many mothers, many angels

Haya Baker: Healing the body and the soul

Divine Integration Healing is a method for healing oneself or others.

Haya Baker: Healing the body and the soul

Rabbi brings hope to Jews and Muslims of Malmo

Meet the rabbi who changed the rules of the game between Muslims and Jews in Sweden.

Rabbi brings hope to Jews and Muslims of Malmo

Learning Torah from a Navajo woman

Rabbi Shaul David Yudelman shares his ecological, multicultural journey back to Torah.

Learning Torah from a Navajo woman

Vietnam Vet Gone Farmer Makes Hevron his Home

Radio: David Ramati met G-d for the first time in a foxhole in Vietnam

Vietnam Vet Gone Farmer Makes Hevron his Home

3D art fusion and Levitic singing techniques

Spiritual Creativity: Miriam Jaskierowicz Arman is an artist, an author, a poet and a teacher of a unique singing technique.

3D art fusion and Levitic singing techniques

The Power of Words: Yaacov Peterseil

Word Power: Yaacov Peterseil, writer, editor, publisher and rabbi, uses words to change the world.

The Power of Words: Yaacov Peterseil

Yemenite Singer Inbar Tabib comes full circle

Inbar Tabib's journey to becoming a singer-songwriter includes lots of El Al flights as a stewardess.

Yemenite Singer Inbar Tabib comes full circle

Find Blessings within Challenges

The author of "That's Why I Married You!" teaches us how to turn around marriages on the rocks.

Make Marriage Thrive: Find Blessings within Challenges

Filling the hole in my soul

A peace activist who had never found peace, Leah Neuberger was 31 years old when she first met her own religion.

Filling the hole in my soul

Modesty: More than just clothing

Yocheved Nadell uses her fashion design and illustration skills to enrich girls' ideas of modesty

Modesty: More than just clothing

Beating cancer with Joie de Vivre and laughter

Ahava Emunah Lange manages to meet life's greatest challenges with an upbeat attitude and a sense of humor.

Beating cancer with Joie de Vivre and laughter

Frank Mecklenburg: Thirty years in the Third World

After 30 years in an undeveloped country, what made Frank Mecklenburg choose to convert and make Aliyah?

Frank Mecklenburg: Thirty years in the Third World

Ari Goldwag: Music from G-d

The former child star of Miami Boys Choir talks about music, about overcoming fears, and about gifts from G-d.

Ari Goldwag: Music from G-d

From dark to light through Jewish rock music

Radio: Eliezer Botzer's journey was long, dark and deep. Now he sings praises of G-d.

From dark to light through Jewish rock music

Teaching Torah through comics

Netanel Epstein used to strive for fame and fortune. Now he only wants to change the world.

Teaching Torah through comics

A life in the footsteps of music

Yitzhak Attias combines Latin, Flamenco, sounds of nature, and Jewish themes in his fusion music

A life in the footsteps of music

Reclaiming Jerusalem for the Jewish people

This project brings redemption to the here and now, replete with miracles.

Reclaiming Jerusalem for the Jewish people

Ancient Jewish Garb

Did our forefathers wear button-down shirts and black hats? No! Reuven Prager of Beged Ivri explains.

Ancient Jewish Garb

Car accident: Best thing that happened

Radio: Devra Ariel explains how miracles abound, and everything that happens is the best.

Car accident: Best thing that happened

Breaking sexual harassment taboo

Shneor Walker helps kids who have been harassed. And he teaches kids how not to become victims.

Breaking sexual harassment taboo

Egyptian Rapper discovers she's a Jew

An Egyptian girl worked 2 years in a Jewish school . Years later she discovered she's also a Jew.

Egyptian Rapper discovers she's a Jew

Jim Long: Noahide, archaeologist, filmmaker

How a non-Jewish believer in Torah discovered archaeological evidence of the Exodus.

Jim Long: Noahide, archaeologist, filmmaker