With a String and a Prayer
Man Helps Orthodox Jews Expand Sabbath Borders
By Jean Torkelson
October 30, 2006
Yaakov "Jim" Watkins' part-time occupation is defined by a string.
Not just any string - a thin Kevlar string that looks like something you'd tie a package with. But this string becomes a powerful symbol of faith when Watkins oversees its placement, ever so carefully, around Jewish neighborhoods. Read on ...