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Spent the past five days with the wonderful teens from Barry Ira Graff School for Living Judaism at Congregation B'nai Israel on their Spring Retreat and the spectacular students from Michael Krop High School in Miami. ... See MoreSee Less

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Finally ... here's the edited version of a TEDx talk I gave last May on the gifts of awkwardness and how it helps on the path to healing.

I'm really proud to share this, especially In light of recent events. I hope you find something meaningful here.

youtu.be/WlGojp0BDkY ... See MoreSee Less

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A big thanks to Congregation Beth Emeth of Herndon, VA, for a wonderful day of learning and inspiration.

Here are some pics from the collage we created, when students answered the questions:

What are you scared of?
When was the last time God spoke to you?
Who do you miss the most? ... See MoreSee Less

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I'm happy to be back in the U.S. and lecturing to the teens and parents at Temple Sholom of Bridgewater, New Jersey.

#youareenough ... See MoreSee Less

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My brother, Norman, says that healthy children have magical thoughts of a benevolent world that is filled with ultimate meaning. It is our responsibility to give them opportunities to experience self-worth.

Here are some of those children from our project in Honduras. I believe in their magic. ... See MoreSee Less

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