Also in this episode: Chassidus Applied to Yud Beis-Yud Gimmel Tammuz; Lessons from the 17th of Tammuz and Parshas Balak; Should we use Ziy”a on the Rebbe? Thoughts about the border and immigration debate? How to trust and become a tougher person? Is it acceptable to read quality secular books, or must we resign ourselves to Jewish books of poor literary quality? Why at times do we beautify mitzvot and at other times insist on keeping them simple?Read More
Also in this episode: Chassidus Applied to Chukas; What takes precedence: Supporting local mosdos or supporting shluchim? How do I improve my relationship with my mother? How can I control the unspoken urge? Is energy physical or spiritual? Reviewing more My Life 2018 essays; Follow-up: Does it make sense to spend Shabbos at the Ohel? How does the Rebbe answer us today?
Also in this episode: Lessons from Chof Ches Sivan; Why don’t we speak about the details of Gimmel Tammuz as we do about Yud Shevat, Beis Nissan, Chof Dalet Teves etc.? Did the Rebbe take responsibility for shluchim? How does the Rebbe answer us today? What is the meaning of going to the Ohel or writing into the Igros? Follow-up: What is the difference between a sicha and a maamar? What can we do to improve our yeshiva system?Read More
Also in this episode: Chassidus Applied to Shelach; Why recite a Maamar Chassidus when most people don’t understand? What is the difference between a sicha and a maamar? Is our yeshiva system – what we learn, how we learn, when we learn – based on the Rebbe’s guidelines? If so, what can we do if it isn’t working for many of our students? Is the main focus today on kabolas ol or on making Chassidus understandable and relevant?Read More