Life Is A Bet

Sefer Bereshit starts out with the Hebrew letter “bet”.  The first Midrash Rabba (and echoed in Yerushalmi Chagiga 2:2) notes that the reason this is not an “alef” is because “bet” is bounded on the top, the back, and the bottom. There is only one way to move and that is forward (assuming it is […]


Is it possible to give something our full attention and find meaning in that moment, as well as everything else we do in life?  How is this possible when we seem to have less and less time to be with people and more and more things to do! How can we be present for people […]