“Reach for the Stars – Be All You Can Be – Become Whoever You Want to Be. Be a Star in 5784.”
As we embark on this exciting journey into the year 5784, let us take a moment to reflect on the infinite possibilities that lie before us. Each of us holds within ourselves the power to reach for the stars, to be all we can be, and to become whoever we want to be. It is an extraordinary gift, a beacon of hope that illuminates the path towards our dreams. In this vast universe, seem like small specks of stardust. But do not underestimate the power that resides within you. You possess a unique combination of talents, passions, and potential waiting to be unleashed. Embrace your individuality, for it is the key that will unlock the door to your true self.
Remember, the journey is not always smooth. There will be obstacles and challenges along the way. These hurdles are merely opportunities for growth and learning. Embrace them with a determined spirit, for it is through adversity that we truly discover our strength. Surround yourself with kindred spirits who believe in your dreams and uplift you in times of doubt. Seek out mentors who can guide you towards your goals and inspire you to push beyond your limits. But most importantly, believe in yourself. You have an inner reservoir of resilience and brilliance that is waiting to be tapped into.
Be open to new experiences and embrace the unknown. Let your curiosity lead you to uncharted territories, for it is in the exploration of the unfamiliar that we find our true calling. Take risks, step outside of your comfort zone, and dare to dream big. As we enter the year 5784, let us celebrate the unique tapestry of stories, dreams, and aspirations that make our community shine.
Together, let us support one another, encourage each other’s growth, and celebrate each individual’s journey. May your path be illuminated with endless possibilities, your heart filled with unwavering passion, and your spirit forever fueled by the desire to be all you can be. Embrace the power within you. Wishing you a good and sweet new year.
Cheryl Dorchinsky is the Founding Executive Director of Atlanta Israel Coalition and Co- mom for Jewish moms of Atlanta and many other communities.