Exasperated Parenting

For all the exasperated parents of teenagers-me included here is a Shabbat prayer: Dear God Grant me patience, kindness and understanding. Grant me patience, kindness and understanding. When I am ready to lose my cool help me remember to count to ten and remember that little bundle I carried in those first few weeks. Help…Read more »

Joseph and his family

Parshat Vayigash Genesis 44:18-47:27 This dramatic Torah portion describes Joseph’s revelation to his brothers.  Joseph is no stranger to revelations.  He is a dreamer and a visionary. Throughout his life his dreams have revealed the future even when others haven’t wanted to acknowledge or hear about them. Joseph is prophetic.  When he was a young…Read more »