Shira Ish Ran’s Parents: Our Daughter’s Chanukah Miracle

Shira Ish Ran’s Parents: Our Daughter’s Chanukah Miracle

First, an update regarding the couple injured in last night’s terror attack: The baby, delivered by emergency C-section last night, is in critical condition and his life is in immediate danger. Please pray for the “Rach HaNolad ben Shira Yael” (רך הנולד בן שירה יעל). Shira Ish-Ran (Shira Yael bat Liora Sara) remains in the […]

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Please Pray for Terror Victims, Newlyweds Shira and Amichai Ish Ran

Please Pray for Terror Victims, Newlyweds Shira and Amichai Ish Ran

Please pray for the 7 people injured in today’s terror attack, including this newly married couple who were seriously injured: 21-year-old Shira Yael bat Liora Sara and Amichai Yishai ben Faiga Gittel Galila. Following the attack, Shira underwent an emergency c-section in her 7th month of pregnancy, the baby’s life is in immediate danger, please […]

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Shulamit: The Mother of 12’s Autistic Daughter

Shulamit: The Mother of 12’s Autistic Daughter

For this year’s Chanukah Contest, I asked readers to nominate mothers who are their personal candle in the darkness, the most inspirational JewishMOM they know. Here is the final semifinalist, Shulamit (Shushu), submitted by Leah Goldberg of Zichron Yaakov, Israel: My friend Shushu grew up in a wealthy family, cared for by a nanny in […]

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The Juggling Stepmother

The Juggling Stepmother

For this year’s Chanukah Contest, I asked readers to nominate mothers who are their personal candle in the darkness, the most inspirational JewishMOM they know. Here is the 6th anonymous semifinalist, submitted by Sharona Kotzen of Jerusalem, Israel: I would like to tell you about a Jewish MOM who inspires me, just by being herself. […]

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Remembering Chaya bas Orah by Malka Winner

Remembering Chaya bas Orah by Malka Winner

For this year’s Chanukah Contest, I asked readers to nominate mothers who are their personal candle in the darkness, the most inspirational JewishMOM they know. Here is the 1st semifinalist, submitted by Malka Winner of Karmiel, Israel. The most inspiring Jewish mom I know I passed away last week, on Sunday, 10 Kislev. She was […]

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Rabbanit Yemima’s Special Chanukah Blessing for JewishMOMs (1-Minute Video)

Rabbanit Yemima’s Special Chanukah Blessing for JewishMOMs (1-Minute Video)

I ran into my teacher/spiritual mentor/friend, Rabbanit Yemima Mizrachi, last night, and I asked her for a pre-Chanukah message special for you JewishMOMs… I edited the video above to make it more accessible for my facebook readers, some of whom don’t know Hebrew etc… But here’s the powerful original uncut version, in which Rabbanit Yemima […]

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