Daily Devotionals

Grace After Meals

July 23, 2013 - 5:00 am

Most religions of the world have the concept of saying some type of grace before eating to recognize that the food we have received is a generous gift from God and that we are grateful. Read more…

The Little Things

July 22, 2013 - 5:00 am

I once listened to a noted rabbi speak about marital relationships. The lecturer explained that he had met with hundreds of couples over the years and what he noticed about maintaining a good marriage was startling. Read more…

The Source of All Blessings

July 21, 2013 - 5:00 am

Rulers of ancient nations often considered themselves nothing less than gods. Pharaohs had their images forged into idols, and kings throughout history have flaunted their great powers. Read more…

Comfort My People

July 19, 2013 - 5:00 am

This week’s Haftorah is not connected to the Torah reading like the others. Instead, it is connected to the time period on the Jewish calendar at this time of year. Read more…

Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity

July 18, 2013 - 5:00 am

Imagine that someone made you the following proposition: Ten million dollars are contained within a suitcase atop a tall skyscraper… Read more…

Sabbath Every Day

July 17, 2013 - 5:00 am

Our abilities and efforts are a small part of the equation of success. The larger, more determining factor of success is the will of God. Read more…

Scattered and Few

July 16, 2013 - 5:00 am

When Fredrick the Great asked his trusted advisor for the single, strongest piece of evidence that proved the existence of God, the advisor answered him, “The Jews, sir, the Jews.” How is it that the Jewish people are a living testimony to the existence of God? Read more…

One More Prayer

July 15, 2013 - 5:00 am

Prayer has the power to save lives, reverse fortunes, and achieve forgiveness. But just how powerful is one prayer? Two prayers? One hundred prayers? Read more…

All Is Forgiven

July 14, 2013 - 5:00 am

There is a story from Spain about a father and son who had become estranged. The son ran away from home, and his father set out to find him. Read more…

Believe You Can Fix It

July 12, 2013 - 5:00 am

Imagine that somehow we were mistakenly locked up in jail for a long time and couldn’t get out. Then suddenly, someone bails us out. Moreover that same person now invites us to stay in his own beautiful house and to make ourselves at home. Read more…