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Help Yourself By Helping Others


Hirshel Jaffe, called The Running Rabbi says, “For over 20 years as a rabbi, before my illness, I had helped others through crisis. I was supposed to have all the answers. Yet when I got sick, I discovered I didn’t have them. I felt confused, frightened and desperate. My experience with serious illness has made me want to share with you what I’ve learned.

When my physicians noticed how depressed I was in the hospital, they said, ‘Be a rabbi—go and counsel other patients.’ I did, and my energy and zest for life came back.”

Create a Sport’s Basket


I ask two Sport Enthusiasts (another word for Sports’ Nuts), if they were home-bound or in the hospital, what would they like to see in a Sports’ Basket? They gave the following suggestions: a coupon for delivered pizza Gift card for Buffalo Wings favorite team t-shirt good Sports Movies sunflower Seeds popcorn trail mix ”Sports […]