• NFTY-GER: Strength Found in Will

    This portion has weighed heavily on me. At first glance, we are faced with themes of ostracizing and isolation, embarrassment and shame.

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  • D’Var Torah: Extending NFTY’s Tabernacle

    Logan Kramer is the winner of the Wendy Blickstein Memorial D'var Torah Competition. Below is a transcript of her winning piece.

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  • NFTY-SO: Keep Moving

    Look around. For every step forward, a privilege is recognized, and for every step back we acknowledge a challenge that not everyone faces that makes our road to success bumpy.

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  • NFTY-PAR: As Jews We Hold On To Hope

    Hope can get complicated in our modern world. What are we supposed to hope for.

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  • NFTY-GER: But Where is “Forth”?

    I have no doubt there are pieces of God within each of us that enable us to be kings in our own right. We have strengths and weaknesses beyond our knowledge and the only way to tap into these or overcome them is to recognize our own inherent power, inherited from generations of men and women who too have gone forth and have been good, have been great, but above all, have been Jews.

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  • NFTY: The Balance of Chukat

    The following is a D’var Torah given by NFTY President Debbie Rabinovich on the first day of the summer session at the URJ Kutz Camp. This week’s parsha, Chukat, is filled with contradictions.

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  • NFTY-CAR: Danielle Wright Talks Torah

    The following is a selection from a D'var Torah given by Danielle Wright at NFTY-CAR Kolbo, May 3rd, 2014. As I completed my thought process, I reflected on my NFTY experience.

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  • Remember Who You Stand For

    This d'var Torah is the winner of the Wendy Blickstein Memorial D’var Torah Competition, which was established in memory of Wendy Blickstein, a former member of NFTY’s Mid-Atlantic Region whose years were cut far too short because of cancer. The Blickstein family established this competition for aspiring teen writers to share their words of Torah with our NFTY Convention community and beyond.

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  • NFTY Veida D’var Torah

    This D’var Torah was presented by Austin Zoot, NFTY Religious & Cultural Vice-President, during NFTY’s Veida at the URJ Henry S. Jacobs camp in February.

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  • NFTY-SW: A Brief Teen History in our Judaism

    NFTY is, by definition, a Jewish youth organization but the ways in which it helps all of us build our Jewish Identities is always up to us as individuals.

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