The Erratic Weather

​I am writing this article in my shiur room in Durham, CT, with the windows open, enjoying the incredible sixty-degree weather. Tomorrow, we are expected to get quite a snowstorm. By the time you read this article, the snow should be long gone. What is Hashem teaching us with this unusually warm weather, followed by a snowstorm? […]

Chutzpah and Communication

It is important to understand that typical chutzpah when an adolescent is upset about something is simply the child’s unsophisticated way of communicating his feelings to his parents. For example, a girl upset at her mother for her perceived shortage of clothing may say in anger, “You are so mean and cheap. You never buy […]