What Does It Mean to Be Holy?
“Holy” signifies being committed to the greater good — acting on behalf of others rather than self. Join Rabbi Simon Jacobson for a short discussion of what it means to be holy. Learn how you can create holiness in your own life.
Do You See the Good or the Bad?
What is your attitude when you look at yourself and others? Do you look at the beauty, or at the problems?
You Have No Right Not to Like Yourself
You might not feel like you like yourself, but it’s not up to you (or any other person) to decide whether or not you’re worth liking.
How to Turn Around a Negative Experience
Don’t ignore it. Don’t get get depressed by it. Instead, grow through it.
Always Look For The Things You Didn’t Plan For
Rabbi Simon Jacobson discusses the value of fortuitous events — big and small. Discover how to manifest opportunities by paying attention to the things you didn’t plan for.
The Real You Is Healthy
Your birthright is a purposeful, healthy inner self. You have probably suffered traumas and been negatively effected by surroundings and events in your life — especially during childhood. But, underneath it all, your true self is healthy.
Process Is Crucial to Getting What You Want in Life
The most important things in life, especially love, truth, G-d, and soul, require persevering through a process.
Mastering the Challenge of Inspiration Every Day
How do you maintain a “for today” attitude when every day seems the same? Fight boredom with these ideas for daily and weekly activities to master the challenge of inspiration.
Why Is the World Fighting Over the Temple Mount?
What is it about the Temple Mount that causes the whole world to fight over it? Join Rabbi Simon Jacobson for a short talk about the Temple Mount, and learn about its mystical and historical significance.
Kabbalah of Crying
Kabbalah teaches that crying is a universal and necessary experience.
The Magic of One Human Connection
How could one small interaction with one person change your life? Human connections are magical, able to channel blessings and to open doors that you would never expect. Even one word could “tip the scales” of destiny.
How to Find Continuity In Your Life
You need give yourself the opportunity to transcend the minutiae that clutter your days. You have to go below the surface and think, “Why was I put there?