Shine Your Inner Light 4 Lori! – A Shabbat Shalom Video-Message

BS”D There is so much we each can do to add our light and make this world a brighter, better, more peaceful and holy place!  Kindling Shabbat candles increases both physical and spiritual light in […]

Friday Candles Journal by Rachel Loonin

BH My first memory of lighting Shabbat candles was when I was in first grade.  We had a weekly Shabbat party that met in the common area in between the kindergarten, first, second and third […]

The Golden Link by Ellie Posner

BS”D Ever since I started lighting Shabbat candles, I have felt a special connection, a connection between me and Hashem. I feel the peace and serenity going throughout the whole house. I know that I […]

Not the Shabbos Queen by Orly Tunkel

As I walked down my street I saw this warm inviting glow from my neighbor’s window. I went up to their door and knocked. I heard a small voice inside. “Ima! The Shabbat Queen Has […]

Personal Prayer, by Lielle Schwartz

When I light Shabbos Candles I am still I  hear my breath And I feel my Neshama connected to Hashem.   I bring in the light towards me I say the blessing with my eyes […]

INVITE TO LIGHT VIDEO by our Founder, Linda Schwartz



WARM UP ALASKA… WARM UP THE WORLD! Did You Know? If New York City had the same population density as Alaska, only 16 people would be living in Manhattan? Alaska is as big as England, […]

May Your Mazal Shine! – Greetings from Nechama Laber

Dear Friend: This Lag B’omer, Jewish Girls Unite set up a table at the “JEWNITY” Albany JCC community event . We decorated candlesticks, spoke about the mitzvah of Shabbos candles, and gave girls the opportunity […]

Challah Recipe for Life

This week, I am happily sending you my Good Shabbos wishes from the International Shluchos Convention in Brooklyn, NY, which commemorates the Yarzheit of Rebbetzin Chaya Mushkah O”BM, the wife of the Lubavitcher Rebbe. I […]