Staying positive, being a great husband, and living your potential with R' Eliyahu Rubanovich by Rabbi Jacob Rupp published on 2017-07-04T09:02:13Z Of all of my mentors, Eliyahu Rubanovich holds a special place in my heart. When I look at the type of home I want to have, and the kind of husband and father I want to be, I have a picture of the example set forth by Eliyahu. He and his wife Chaya have NINE amazing kids and eight grandparents. In their spare time, they founded and run two of the most successful and sought after seminaries for American women studying in Israel, Nachlas Bais Yaakov and Tehilas Bais Yaakov. They have been opening their home to thousands of people both in America and Israel to experience the warmth of a Shabbat of holiday meal. While Chaya was born into an amazing rabbinic family, Eliyahu grew up not even knowing he was Jewish until age 7. From being an educator, to an entrepreneur, to now studying many hours a day his story is an inspiring journey of greatness In this episode you will learn: 1) How Eliyahu overcame growing up with minimal Jewish to marrying into a rabbinic family. 2) How to ground your life in eternal meaning. 3) Raising positive, healthy children and how to make children love being Jewish. 4) Not letting business setbacks ruin your life. 5) How to live the dream and keep proper perspective to stay joyous. 6) Amazing lessons of marriage and parenting.