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Elul 17: Spiritual Awakenings

Every day presents a new chance to do God's will, to be the best "me" God wants me to be. To do that, to be always aware of God's presence in my life, to learn and do God's will for me, requires a daily spiritual awakening.

So my goal every day, every morning, before my feet hit the ground - before I'm off and running helter-skelter in an attempt to do, do, do - is to say מודה אני - I face You, the everliving God, with gratitude for a new day.

Every new day I get to experience a spiritually awakening. I just need to remember to open my eyes.





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