Money doesn’t grow on trees – or does it? Parnassah (livelihood) depends on Hashem’s ratzon (will) but we need to make an effort as well. Whose advice should we take about that effort?
In Hebrew word for “tree” – עץ – is the root of the word for “advice” – עצה. And if you ask Rebbe Nachman, one of the first steps toward improving financial well-being is to honor Shabbos.
Text: Likutey Halakhos, Orach Chaim 3, Hilkhos Shabbos 3, Paragraph 4. Speaker: Rabbi Nasan Maimon.