Rabbi Jordan Bendat-Appell is the director of Camp Ramah in Canada. Previously, he was a teacher of Jewish mindfulness and the program director of the Jewish mindfulness meditation teacher training program of the Institute for Jewish Spirituality. He was a recipient of the 2014 Covenant Foundation Pomegranate Prize.
The key question related to generosity is not whether we should be generous or if generosity is a worthwhile virtue
to practice. The question, and challenge, is how to be generous when we don’t feel like it.