Essay and Creative Winners 2020
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Ep. 215: Why Did the Rebbe Not Intervene to Improve Our Yeshiva System?
Ep. 214: How Can Someone Consider Himself a Chassid and Not Be Careful with Halacha?
Ep. 213: My Teenage Friends Are Drowning: What Can We Do?
Ep: 212: Is the Torah Always Sensitive to People’s Feelings?
Ep. 207: Announcing the Winners of This Year’s MyLife: Chassidus Applied Essay Contest!
Ep. 206: Why Are We Holding on to New Chumros Which Don’t Seem to Be Part of the Original Torah?
Ep. 204: How to Create Balance Between Tznius and a Strong Emotional Passion Between Spouses?
Ep. 201: Does a Survivor Need to Show Respect to an Abusive Parent?
Ep. 200: How do we determine the validity of a Torah teacher?
Ep. 197: How Can We Be Expected to Love Every Person? How to Deal with an Irritable Wife?
Ep. 192: Are We Doing Enough to Spread the Noahide Laws? Can Chassidus Be Taught to Non-Jews?
Ep. 180: How to Experience an Inspiring Rosh Hashana? How to React to the Gender Identity Crisis?
Ep. 179: Recent Natural Disasters; Approach Regarding Our Children Watching Videos?
Ep. 178: Why is Life So Challenging? 120th anniversary of Tomchei Temimim
Ep. 177: How to Trust a Husband After He Has Fallen? Chassidic Anger Management
Ep. 173: Chassidus Applied to Tisha B’Av; When is it Okay to Deem a Task Impossible?
Ep 172: Is Machlokes an Inevitable Part of Golus? Am I Too Sensitive?
Ep 171: With All Our Challenges is Tznius the Most Pressing? How Can I Be More Lighthearted?
Ep 170: Why are My Parents and Educators Trying to Teach Me to Miss the Rebbe I Never Knew?
Ep. 163: 50 Years from the Six-Day War and Mivtza Tefillin
Ep.148: How Harsh is Too Harsh When Disciplining Students? Is Marriage a Problem Solver?
Ep. 144: What Should We Make of the Recent UN Resolution? Lessons from Hei Teves: 30 Years
Ep. 143: Do the Benefits of Community Life Outweigh the Struggle? Is Public Protest Ever Acceptable?
Ep. 141: Should Spouses Work Together? Is Tanya Racist?
Ep. 133: Prayer Fatigue: I Hate Davening; Should Secrets Be Kept From Our Spouses? Yechidus Today?
Ep. 125: Wasting Time in Yeshiva vs. Secular Education/Job? Can My Soulmate be a Non-Jew?
Ep. 124: How Can I Overcome My Jealousy of Others? Marriage and Making Ends Meet
Ep. 122: When Is/Isn’t Humor Appropriate? Can Non-Jews Study Torah? Trusting My Mashpia’s Advice
Ep. 121: Is What Was Relevant 25 Yrs Ago Relevant Now? A Rebbe’s Role; Writing a “Pan”
Ep. 120: The Eiruv Controversy; Our Attitude to Those with Attitude? Blaming Parents
Ep. 116: Who Is Running the Show Now? Why Do Some Not Celebrate Yom Ha’atzmaut?
Ep. 115: What do we learn from the Rebbe’s brother? How to Respond to Missionaries?
Ep. 113: Do My Questions Have Answers? Maintaining My ‘Holiday High’? Does My Child Need Friends?
Ep. 102: Spouse vs. Parents; Power vs. influence in parenting; Writing Sichos
Ep. 98: Finding a Healthy Mashpia; Women of the Wall; Finding Your Life’s Purpose; Hebrew Names
Ep. 97: Alter Rebbe’s Contributions; Outlets for Teenage Boys; Tznius; Mashpi’im
Ep. 96: Dating Non-Jews; Hair Covering Cont’d; More than One Rebbe? True Faith; Climate Change
Ep. 95: Why Hair Covering? Inspiring Children; Chemistry in Dating; Is the Rebbe’s Advice Specific?
Ep. 86: Baal Tshuva Discrimination; Family Planning; Past Experiences & Dating? Unstable Spouse
Ep. 85: Helping Israel; Do Non-Jews Have a Soul? Lying and Trust Issues; Pre-Marital Challenges
Ep. 84: Jewish Guilt; Forgiveness; Faith vs. Superstition; Uninspired for the Holidays
Ep. 83: Agoraphobia on Yom Tov; Does G-d Need Thanks? Coping with Tragedy
Ep. 79: Elul, Violence, Preventing Pedophilia, Same-Gender “Marriage”
Ep. 76: Are We All Leaders? Laziness; Homeschooling; Nine Days
Ep. 69: Sending Children to Non-Chabad Schools; Adult Children’s Sense of Entitlement
Ep. 67: Confused by Gimmel Tammuz; Expressing Emotions Al Pi Chassidus; Working on Your Marriage
Ep. 66: The Lost Art of Farbrenging; Doubts in Marriage; Vegetarianism
Ep. 65: Addressing Divorce; Uninspired Community; Women in Public Roles
Ep. 64: 28 Nissan; Emotional Intelligence; In-family intervention; Community Disillusionment
Ep. 63: Character Refinement; Non-Jewish Spirituality; Chassidus Applied to Counting the Omer
Ep. 62: Interpreting Dreams; 11 Nissan; Pesach Seder; Essay Contest Review; Daily Study Portions
Ep. 61: Tragedy; Chabad Attitude Toward Non-Chabad Customs; Essay Contest Winners
Ep. 60: Gender-change Procedure; Enabling Abusive Friend; Loss of Young Life
Ep. 59: Healthy Intimacy; Racism & Prejudice; The Agunah Problem; Discussing Finances with Children
Ep. 53: Torah Education for Women; Holy Madness; Beard Maintenance; Work vs Home Commitments
Ep.50: Mental Illness; Disagreements on Chinuch; Honoring In-laws; Nurturing & Healing Relationships
Ep. 49: Parents Involvement in Children’s Marriages, Baal Teshuvah’s Plight, Friendship, Competition
Ep. 45: Autism & Special Children; Infertility; Admitting Wrongs
Ep. 39: Special Post-Holiday Edition: How to Avoid the Hangover
Ep. 17: Lag B’Omer, Rashbi’s Blessings for Infertility, Parental Guilt, Marital Sanctity, Infidelity
Ep. 16: Immodest Teachers, Gender Roles, Infidelity & Forgiveness, Making Tanya Practical
Ep. 12: Community Leader Rivalry, Shalom Bayis on Pesach, Sexual Identity
Ep. 11: Reincarnation & Suffering, Tragedy, Women, Co-Dependency. Sibling Rivalry
Ep. 8: Bullying, Condescension to BT’s, Judgmentalism, Grudges, Age to Address Intimacy
Ep. 7: Disappointment About Moshiach, Mind vs. Heart, Grudges & Temper
Ep. 6: Fear of G-d, Reward & Punishment in Judaism, Children & Conformity, Hopeless Marriage?
Ep. 5: Reaching the Unreachable, Disinterested Spouse, Conformity vs. Individuality, Joy
Ep. 4: Depression & Anxiety, Tanya on Temptation, Porn-Addiction, Modesty, Self-Compassion
Ep. 2: Cognitive Dissonance, Do I Matter?, Shalom Bayis, Narcissism, Addiction, Discipline
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