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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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The ribbon cutting ceremony! ... See MoreSee Less

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