Inspiration of the Month

Exodus from Ethopia – Elul 5781

A wrenching true story of enslavement, torture and liberation.

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Batter’s Up…But Never on Shabbos – Elul 5781

nfielder and pitcher Elie Kligman has been running the bases as long as he can remember. One of the top-ranked youth players in Nevada, the eighteen-year-old has competed at all levels, but when the sun goes down on Friday, Elie is not on the field.

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When Grandfather Died – Av 5781

My father, Rabbi Dovid Ross, of blessed memory, passed away six months ago after a grueling battle with cancer. My children could not help but be affected by the illness and death of their beloved grandfather.

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A Hero’s Struggle – Av 5781

Dr. Asael Lubotzky lost his leg in the Lebanon war and tells over his inspiring story.

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How Will I Heal From This? – My Fertility Journey – Tammuz 5781

Will I ever heal?Will the heaviness ever lift? Will the heaviness ever lift? How many times have I looked out over the ocean from these cliffs and prayed, “Please G‑d, let me have a child.”

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L’Chaim OG’s Amazing Journey – Tammuz 5781

Rapper. Football star. Lawyer. Businessman. African-American. Observant Jew.

Zecharya Yishai Dovid Levine is a polymath who defies labeling.

Zecharya, age 37, wears a kippah and tzitzit, studies Torah and prays every day. He is also taking the Jewish music scene by storm with a prodigious output of Jewish-themed rap music under the moniker L’Chaim OG (Original Geshmacht).

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Chabad’s Expanding Activities in Nigeria – Sivan 5781

“When I meet people and tell them I’m a Chabad emissary in Nigeria,” says Rabbi Uzan, “they ask me: there are Jews in Nigeria?!”

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The Story of My Kidney Donation – Sivan 5781

This short video presents the journey of how Mr. Jack Hananya obtained a lifesaving organ donation from Rabbi Zalman Sandhaus.

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Untold Story of Jewish Women Resisting Nazis – Iyar 5781

Judy Batalion’s new book documents Jewish women who fought Nazis during WWII.

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From Cambodian Princess to Shabbat Queen – Iyar 5781

When the story broke that the daughter of a Cambodian princess was celebrating her bat mitzvah in Phnom Penh, the Jewish world wondered: Who is this Cambodian princess, and how did she become Jewish?

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