Posts Tagged "god"

Spirituality and Religion

Spirituality and Religion

I identify as a Jewish Woman. Not just a woman, not just a Jew. Equal parts both. Take one or the other away and you won’t have an accurate representation of who or what I…

I believe!

How do you do it, how do you believe b’Emunah shleimah (with full faith)? Certain things I am dealing with right now are severely testing my faith, and I know that I need to work…

Mental Picture

When you think of God what picture comes to mind? How do you see Him in your mind’s eye? Is it the traditional picture of a bearded man sitting in a throne on a cloud…

Bracha from a Rebbe

I just received an email from a good friend telling me a big-name rebbe is going to be in town, and that I should go to him to get a bracha (blessing), you know, to…

Helping not modest?

From the YWN coffee room…..a lady asks the following question : Walking down the street today, I encountered a young father shlepping up the steps a double stroller along side of him a young child…

Be Quiet, for God’s Sake!

I don’t know about you but I like the whole davening in shul thing. I like the liturgy, a touch of chazanut, a shtickle Carlebach niggun, a good speech from the rabbi, and I am…

Memo from God

I got this in an email recently from a very dear friend (you know who you are, toots) and it very eerily landed in my inbox at a time when I very much needed the…

Dear Lord

Here I stand, at the holiest place that we can access, the Western Wall, the Wailing Wall, the Kotel. I am humbled to be stood here in front of you. I am grateful and thankful…

Bemused

Bemused Confused Tired Brain power low Emotions on overload I know What needs To be Done Follow through Never been My thing Respect The truth Hold onto Reality Let the power of truth Free me…