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Deep down, every Jew possesses the spiritual strength to overcome the trials and tribulations of life. But how do we access this ability?

Inner Strength

Inner Strength

Courage and faith for life’s challenges

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Inner Strength: Courage and faith for life’s challenges

Deep down, every Jew possesses the spiritual strength to overcome the trials and tribulations of life. But how do we access this ability?
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Goldie Plotkin is co-director of Chabad of Markham in Thornhill, Ontario and director of the Torah Tots Pre-School. She was the keynote speaker at the International Convention of Shluchos in 2010.
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Anonymous Ny March 17, 2015

Absolutely amazing speech!!! Reply

Jana Huff Dallas July 22, 2014

Goldie, words cannot express my gratitude to Hashem for the work you do to help us grow! Thank you for all that you are and all that you do! Reply

Ödalís Melvai Madrid November 5, 2013

Inspiring, simply inspiring!!! Wonderful Goldie!!! You are such a powerful speaker, you can move every level of our neshamot! Reply

Marlene Montreal, QC December 25, 2012

Trust in Hashem Thank you Goldie for this very powerful speech. There are so many messages in this half hour lecture. When we are faced with a challenge, and we ask Hashem what we were supposed to have learned from that particular challenge, and if we try to figure it out ourselves, and don't seem to be able to find the answer, where do we go from there? I trust in Hashem, and know that what he has sent to me, in the form of a challenge, having lost my son Ilan to a lung disease, was for a greater purpose, or a greater learning, but after 12 yrs., I still have not been able to figure it out. Yes, I trust, and will continue to trust Hashem, but it would be good to be able to have more of an understanding. Reply

S Rivera 00659 September 26, 2012

Inner Strength words Thank you very much , Blessings ! Reply

Anonymous thornhilil, Ontario via chabadmarkham.org June 8, 2012

inner stremgh Goldie that was the most powerful and most enlightning speech if have ever heard.
You spoke from the heart like a messenger of Hashem.
Thank you for those wise words.
May Hashen bless you and your family with joy and naches. Reply

Malka Miami, Florida April 30, 2012

Goldie, you were great!!! I've always been a fan of Goldie Plotkin, but she really outdid herself here. Her words seem to pour from the very core of her heart and soul, bringing me to tears during this half hour more times than I remember. Yes, we all have challenges, and we can chose denial, depression, or "tracht gut vet zein gut." Goldie makes its seem so simple to take that third, G-dly path -- may we all be blessed with clearly revealed goodness in our lives! Reply

Jessica San Francisco, CA April 30, 2012

Thank you so so much. This is what I am achieving through Chabad. Reply