Counting of the Omer: The Week of Yesod

It is now the beginning of the 6th week as we count up to Shavuot and this week is Yesod. Over the past two weeks we have moved from looking …

Counting of the Omer: The Week of Hod

Where are we as we enter the week of Hod?  Our blueprint is designed (though it may have been altered during the week of Netzach as we looked at obstacles …

Counting the Omer: The Week of Netzach

Your blueprint is set down on paper and you have “signed off.”  A blueprint or plan though is just a map, an outline for growth. You may have started down …

Help Is On The Way

“Crystallize your goals. Make a plan for achieving them and set yourself a deadline. Then, with supreme confidence, determination and disregard for obstacles and other people’s criticisms, carry out your …

Counting of the Omer Week Three: Tiferet

“Crystallize your goals. Make a plan for achieving them and set yourself a deadline. Then, with supreme confidence, determination and disregard for obstacles and other people’s criticisms, carry out your …

Gevurah: The Strength of Setting Boundaries

“Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not. Genius will not. Education will not.  Persistence and determination alone will solve the problems of the human …

Counting of the Omer Week Two: Gevurah

A reminder: As many have asked—we count each day of the Omer starting at nightfall. So, the first day of the week of Gevurah will start this Saturday night (and …

What’s Love Got To Do With It?

This current week of the counting the Omer is the week of Chesed (the day to day intention is included in the more detailed blog). This week of Chesed is …

Counting of the Omer: Week One

Our counting of the Omer this year will pick up on a theme we began to address in last year’s count. This year our intent is to develop the idea …

Counting On It

The Basics: 1. We will be counting 50 days (7weeks plus an additional day—the 50th –which is the holiday of Shavuot—the receiving of the Ten Commandments at Sinai). 2. This …