Get Breath Present

Get Breath Present

I’m trying to slow the engine down. Maybe it’s a midlife thing, maybe not. Regardless, along this journey I’ve discovered something interesting that I feel is connected to this week’s Parsha. The mind (or the ego) is constantly working, it never stops thinking. We...
Dealing with the Problem

Dealing with the Problem

Our tradition tells us that in each generation and every day we are obligated to see ourselves as if we left Egypt.  So, just because Pesach is over, the tradition goes on! Here is an insight from Pesach that I believe is relevant each and every day. One of the...
LESS NEGATIVITY = A LOT OF LIGHT!

LESS NEGATIVITY = A LOT OF LIGHT!

I got lost last week driving my son to his baseball game and ended up at Morgan Falls water fall. Morgan Falls is part of a hydroelectric plant. I noticed that on this Sunday there were two channels open, releasing water with a powerful force. Often times I think of...
When Kindness and Truth Kissed

When Kindness and Truth Kissed

Empathy is “the ability to understand and share the feelings of another”. Moses is truth. Aaron is kindness. Kindness and truth have met; righteousness and peace have kissed.Although Aaron and Moses are brothers, and of two different natures, they exemplify...
Stream of Consciousness for Ukraine

Stream of Consciousness for Ukraine

Lots of stuff running through my heart and mind these days. Here is what I’m thinking and feeling. It’s 2022 – I thought we had figured out how to resolve our differences without weapons and loss of life?!  Alas…But the nice thing is that the rest of the world...
Don’t Wait For the Right Time!

Don’t Wait For the Right Time!

By Aharon Loschak Once there was a millionaire who had a collection of live alligators, which he kept in a pool at the back of his mansion.He decided to throw a huge party, during which he announced, “My dear guests, I have a proposition to everyone here. I will...