There are times when we cannot feel Hashem in our lives – we have fallen to a very low point and we need to scream to be able to recognize the natural connection we have to the Creator. Rebbe Nachman teaches in the 12th Torah in Likutey Moharan Tinyana that when all is lost and we have fallen low, we can ask the Almighty to lift the darkness from upon our hearts.
David Mark or "Reb Dovid" as many call him is a prolific writer and informal educator, focusing on the merger of Chassidic thought and the Land of Israel. He received his rabbinic ordination from Rabbi Brovender and Rabbi Nechemia Goldberg. He is currently one of the writers and editors at Breslov Research Institute. He teaches Breslov Chassidus in the American program in the Hesder Yeshiva of Otniel as well as in various settings in Jerusalem and the wider Judea and Samaria area.