We have no boundaries anymore. Life used to be a bit simpler. A man was a man, a woman was a woman, and they would marry, procreate, and pass on.
It was another day, another dollar (so to speak). I’ve been falling into a bit of chaos in my life lately; not exactly anything unmanageable, but the kind of anxiety that sneaks into your sleeping schedule (or lack thereof), poisons your dreams with fear and stress, and prevents you from feeling like a normal, functioning… Continue reading Two
What is your worst fear? So many of us lead lives lived in fear. Some of us are so used to the fear, we do not even recognize it anymore. It has become one with us, bound to us, the quiet whisper in the deepest parts of the night we forget upon waking. We move… Continue reading Fear
What do we do when we want God in our lives? We must invite Him in. Our relationship with God must be a constant invitation. In everything we do - "when you sit in your house, and when you walk on the way, and when you lie down and when you rise up" (Deuteronomy 6:7)… Continue reading Home
A continuation of "Slavery." There is no coming to consciousness without pain. People will do anything, no matter how absurd, in order to avoid facing their own Soul. One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious. Carl Jung Redemption is both a global and personal act. Why… Continue reading Salvation
When God brings about the return to Zion, we will be like dreamers. Then our mouths will be filled with laughter, and our tongues with joyous song. Psalm 126:1-2 Pesach (Passover) has passed, the time when we are reminded of our redemption from slavery, which is analogous to the ultimate redemption: the arrival of Moshiach,… Continue reading Slavery
Do not fear for I am with you; be not discouraged for I am your God: I encouraged you, I also helped you, I also supported you with My righteous right hand. Isaiah 41:10 When darkness falls, and the terrors of the night creep in, carry God's light with certainty, assured of His protection. When… Continue reading Fearless
For You tested us, O God; You refined us as though refining silver. Psalm 66:10 In times of trouble, thank, praise, extol, and glorify God. For "in a time of good fortune, enjoy the good fortune; and in a time of misfortune, reflect: the one no less than the other was God's doing" (Ecclesiastes 7:14).… Continue reading Trials