This sermon beautifully Illustrates that not only is Torah key to the survival of Jews, Torah will improve our physical and emotional lives in multiple ways. An unknown Midrash describing the moment Moshe sees the golden calf forms the center of this message. Moving anecdotes and stories are included to enliven the message:
This sermon gives you the opportunity to encourage your community to increase their Torah study and observance, but in a way that doesn’t lecture them — it entices them. It shows how Torah study helps build healthy marriages and healthy live and healthy communities.
These gifts of Torah won’t make a small difference in your life — they will make all the difference. They are all part of the remarkable algorithm that has lifted the Jewish people to great joyous heights and made us a people of eternity.