B"H Friday, 27 Tammuz 5774 | July 25 2014
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Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz
 Making this World a Home for Hashem 
Shturem presents Shliach Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz's short weekly Parsha video. This week, Parshas Masei, Rabbi Minkowicz tackles the question "How can you make this world a home for Hashem ■ more
    
 
The Rebbe:
 Tznius Protects Us from Enemies 
The Rebbe to Nshei Ubnos Chabad:  “.. And it should be as we have just read (in the Parsha), “You will live safely in your land” (plus every Jew where ever they find themselves) in a manner of “You will sleep without fear”, there will be no need for a watchman ■ For this (above protection) we also need to observe tznius (modest dress), as the verse states “Since G-d, your G-d is accompanying your camp ■ more
    
 
Don't Be Satisfied
 Shaarei Chinuch Directive of the Day 
CHINUCH HORAAH OF THE DAY: Parents should not be satisfied giving their children the level [of Yiddishkeit] that they believe is enough for them; since the state of the children's level of Yiddishkeit when they will be independent, is what will be left over, in most cases, after a descent in the level that the parents gave them ■ more
    
 
"Need More"
 Soldiers Receive "ShachpaTzitzis" 
ShachpaTzitzis " is a new word coined by IDf soldiers who were very touched by Shliach R' Yigal Kirschenzaft's gift of 150 pairs of tzitzis distributed to soldiers fighting in Gaza. A shachpatz is a bullet proof vest, and the soldiers feel protected by fulfilling the mitzvah of tzitzis ■ more  
    
 
Chabad Bombay Rebuilt
 Rebuilding Against All Odds 
With all the terrible news we've been getting recently, it's good to be reminded of our ability to survive and thrive in the face of disaster; to rebuild bigger and better than before, against all odds ■ The Lubavitcher Rebbe taught us to always view the world with a positive attitude; that though there may be pain and suffering in this world, we have the power to make it a better place ■ In one month- rebuilt Chabad House of Bombay dedication ■ more
    
 
Leb'n Mit'n Rebbe
 Hashem is Protecting, You can Help 
Photograph: Excerpt fron JEM Video
The Rebbe's world famous Sicha at 5727 Lag B'omer Parade, less than a week before the Six Day War ■ "G-d is protecting your brothers and sisters in the Holy Land and sending them His blessings in added measure so that they may emerge -- and they will emerge -- from their current situation successfully ■ more
    
 
"One Perfect Unit"
 Coral Springs Jews Unite in Prayer 
Photograph: Sun-Sentinel/ David A. Schwartz
"Very often the Jewish people don't always look like one perfect whole unit," Rabbi Yankie Denburg of the Chabad of Southwest Coral Springs said at the start of a program sponsored by several area Chabad synagogues ■ He continued, "And if we're one, then I know for a fact that Am Yisroel Chai, the Jewish people will survive. We will continue to succeed in the land of Israel and to thrive like never before ■ more
    
 
Leb'n Mit'n Rebbe
 "Let them Complete their Mission" 
Photograph: Excerpt fron JEM Video
Leb'n Mit'n Rebbe'n: Throughout Jewish history, through times serene and turbulent, the People of Israel looked to the Torah for guidance and stability. Only through steadfast adherence to Torah principles, the Rebbe insisted, can Israel achieve true peace ■ more
    
 
Parents Can't Assess
 Shaarei Chinuch Directive of the Day 
CHINUCH HORAAH OF THE DAY: In response to his letter... in which he writes about the chinuch of his son... may he live...A decision in this is based on different factors, especially the characteristics of the child. It would be correct to consult with those that know his son ■ more
    
 
Anash of Nachle
 Undaunted by Danger, Mivtzoim on Border 
Undaunted by the falling missiles, R' Schneur Dahan of Nachlas Har Chabad visits the soldiers situated close to the border with Gaza daily, brings gashmius and ruchnius before they enter the war zone ■ more
    
 
CTVP Bikur Cholim
 Shluchim and Anash Visit Injured 
 The staff of CTVP, together with Shluchim are paying visits to the injured hospitalized in Botei Refuah across the country. This initial visit is the beginning of a warm friendship throughout the year, with a wide range of services and activities ■ more
    
 
Developing Story
 FAA Halts all Flights to EY 
BenGurion Airport
BenGurion Airport | Photograph: Meir Alfasi/ Shturem
The United States Federal Aviation Association has announced a temporary halt in flights to Eretz Yisroel for a 24 hour period. This follows a direct rocket hit to a home in Yahud, a city near the Ben Gurion Airport. The security measures pertain to ingoing and outgoing flights ■ more
    
 
Al Neesecho
 Direct Hit Near Kfar Chabad 
Miracle in Yahud, Today
Miracle in Yahud, Today
Miracle in Yahud: A 10:02 this morning the center of Eretz Yisroel was attacked by a missile salvo. One of the missiles made a direct hit on a home in Yahud, very close to Kfar Chabad. B"H the residents complied with the security regulations and ran to the Mamad ■ more

 

    
 
Good News!
 New Mechina Class near Ohel 
Illustration Photo
Illustration Photo
A Mechina class is opening this fall for boys ages 13-14. The location for this class will be near the Ohel with transportation provided from Crown Heights. The Mechina class is for bochurim 'advanced in learning' ages 13-14 who would like to be part of a small class on a high level of learning ■ The mashpia will be Rabbi Yitzchok Goldshmid-Shliach of Valley Stream ■ The magid shiur will be Reb Itzik Wolf ■ more
    
 
Torah, Tefilla, Tzedoko
 Kfar Chabad: 200 Children Daven in 770 
Over 200 young children gathered in Bais Aguch 770, in Kfar Chabad for a special Torah, Tefilla and Tzedoko rally. Rabbi Yosef Yitzchok Aharonov, director of Tzeirei Chabad in Eretz HaKodesh, organized many similar rallies l'zchus Am Yisroel in Eretz Yisroel, and particularly the IDF soldiers ■ more 
    
 
Rabbi Lazar Inspires
 Moscow Jewry Unites for Eretz Yisroel 
Torah, Tefilla, Tzedoko in Marina Roscha
Torah, Tefilla, Tzedoko in Marina Roscha | Photograph: Levi Nazarov/Shturem
Beneath a banner proclaiming “should your brothers go to war while you sit idly here?” dozens of Jews gathered Sunday at the Marina Roscha synagogue in Moscow for an evening of prayer for the safety of the Jewish people and IDF soldiers in the Holy Land ■ more
    
 

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