Category Archives: Sober Coach

Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

“A brother is a friend God gave you; a friend is a brother your heart chose.” – Proverbs These are sometimes synonymous and sometimes not. I recently had the opportunity to catch up with a long time friend and heard the most wonderful story that so amplifies the wisdom from Proverbs. As a Rabbi in …

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Obesity

“To say that obesity is caused by merely consuming too many calories is like saying that the only cause of the American Revolution was the Boston Tea Party.” – Adelle Davis Daisie Adelle Davis, popularly known as Adelle Davis, was an American author and a pioneer in the fledgling field of nutrition during the mid-20th …

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Silence

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt. Abraham Lincoln This is one of my favorite quotes as it is one I have learned much from over the span of years. There was a time when I could be a “fool” without trying as I had …

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The Real You

Forget what you heard, recognize what you see. I know you heard the rumors, now here’s the real me. Unknown   How often have we heard someone say, “If they knew the truth about me, they wouldn’t like me.” Showing ourselves to others as we really are is the ultimate act of transparency. Being transparent …

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Justice

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. Martin Luther King, Jr. Justice is the concept of moral rightness based on ethics, rationality, law, natural law, fairness, religion and/or equity. Each person is to have an equal right to the most extensive total system of equal basic liberties compatible with a similar system of liberty …

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