Condolences Baby Boy

CONDOLENCES: The baby boy of Amichai and Shira Ish-Ran has passed away. Shira was pregnant when she was injured in Sunday’s terrorist attack in Israel. She was immediately taken to the hospital for an emergency c-section but ultimately the baby did not survive. BDE May his memory be a blessing, […]

5 years.

#yartzeit 🕯 5 years. Tonight and tomorrow mark the Hebrew date (19 Kislev) of my fathers passing. It is customary to light a memorial candle for our loved ones each year on the anniversary. The candle burns for 24 hours so it is lit for the entire day. As many […]

4 Cousins and Great Grandsons to Holocaust Survivors Serve in the IDF

It’s Friday of Thanksgiving weekend and I’m in Israel, but not alone. I met up with the Nefesh B’Nefesh-FIDF Lone Soldiers, who also are not alone. There was one soldier in particular that I was fortunate to meet. Meir and Sarah Riebenfeld narrowly escaped Nazi Germany in 1936 to build […]