March 20, 2014
February 9, 2014
February 6, 2014
id="newsFlash" width="200px" height="200px" marginwidth="0"
marginheight="0" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
The highly acclaimed Daily Alert news ticker is produced for the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations by the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs.
Here's a talk that could literally change your life. Should I change my career? Should I break up — or get married?! Where should I live? Big decisions like these can be agonizingly difficult. But that's because we think about them the wrong way, says philosopher Ruth Chang. She offers a powerful new framework for shaping who we truly are. Read the transcript & see more talks at TED.com
Not Just Cookies:
Grandma's Reflections From The Cookie Jar
Not all cookies are small round and sweet, but like children, most are soft, crunchy, a bit nutty, or labeled “a smart cookie”. Regardless of size, they’re all delicious, especially if the cookies are home grown grandchildren.
The smaller the cookie the better they fit the cookie category, yet as they grow, they can turn into “tough cookies”, refusing to give Grandma a kiss unless compensated for with a handful of sweets.
Although they never abandon their cookie image, grandchildren grow to adulthood; they marry, and some enjoy baking challot and pitot for their families. Grandma may have given up baking, but that doesn’t mean the cookie jar is empty. On the contrary, it’s always full, only now the jar is filled with cookies from a commercial bakery, and great-grandchildren are some of the beneficiaries.
Read more here...
Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks
Prayer: The Genius Of The Sages
Courtesy of YUTorah.org
Shabbos October 4th:
Sun September 28th:
Fast of Gedalyah
For candle-lighting times, click here.
2012 Copyright STAJE. For Jewish Baby Boomers