What Purim Teaches Us About Unity

4 years ago Noah Roffe 0
Purim is easily the most joyful and happy Jewish holiday of the year. It is known that the entire Jewish month of Adar is a time of happiness and success because of the Purim story. Purim however isn’t just about happiness and success on the individual level, it is also about maximizing our potential on Read More

The Power of Youth during the Holocaust

5 years ago Noah Roffe 0
Youth organizations have had an integral role in the preservation of Jewish beliefs throughout the years. Through physical action, and educational programming, youth organizations have helped  teens make a difference in the world.   While Jewish youth organizations of any type have a tremendous impact on the community and on individuals, youth groups, and in Read More

Personal Freedom in the 21st Century

5 years ago Noah Roffe 0
The holiday of Pesach is all about being free. Around 3330 years ago, Hashem took our ancestors out of slavery in Egypt, through Moshe.  It was then that the Jewish people became a nation, and where personal freedom was finally fulfilled. What is personal freedom anyway, and was it the same c. 3330 years ago? Read More

What Purim Teaches Us About Jewish Pride

5 years ago Noah Roffe 0
One of the many lessons that we learn from Purim is the importance of maintaining Jewish pride. The Purim story takes place during a time of exile and in an environment of anti-semitism. The Jewish people had recently been driven out of the land of Israel and were living under the authority of the Persian Read More

9 Questions with Meir Kay

5 years ago Noah Roffe 0
Meir Kay is a Jewish celebrity who devoted his life in educating others on self-value and happiness (simcha). From messing around with strangers, to explaining life lessons in simple ways, Meir’s videos spreads happiness to all different types of people. Check out our interview with him here! 9 Questions With Meir Kay Check out Meir’s Read More

The Embassy Move to Jerusalem

5 years ago Noah Roffe 0
December 06, 2017 will always be an historic date for Jewish nation. On this day, the President of the United States, Donald Trump, officially recognized Jerusalem, the eternal capital of the Jews, as the capital of Israel, and announced that the US will move its embassy to Jerusalem! Since its establishment, Israel’s capital has been Read More

6 Things You Need to Know About Media Bias

5 years ago Noah Roffe 0
Hey CTeeners, I am writing today to bring a very important problem to your attention. The media has a very big impact on our daily lives and opinions. What we see on the news or in social media influences us to think a certain way—but is the media always correct? Unfortunately, it is not; one example Read More

A Deeper Explanation to Maggid

6 years ago Noah Roffe 0
Hey CTeeners! As you may know, the Pesach seder is a very specific and organized series of actions relating to the holiday and miracle of Pesach.  But what is the point of all those small specific actions, stories, and paragraphs that we read? What is the meaning behind them? To fully understand the meaning behind Read More

The True Meaning of Purim

6 years ago Noah Roffe 0
Purim is a time of happiness and joy. Did you know that we are commanded to be happy? On Purim, we celebrate the defeat of our enemies, remember the decree waged against us by Haman, and recall the miraculous way in which the Jews were saved by the hands of Esther, Mordechai, and Hashem. While Read More
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