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upcoming appearances HERE:

Light in the Dark

November 16, 2020

Past issues can be found here:

Planting Seeds

November 9, 2020

Self-Care

November 2, 2020

Happy Birthday

October 26, 2020

Not So Bitter

October 19, 2020

Gifting Torah

October 12, 2020

A New Time

October 5, 2020

Thank You

September 29, 2020

New Year

September 21, 2020

Brimming with Joy

September 14, 2020

Finding the Words

September 7, 2020

Across Space

August 31, 2020

If You Build It

August 24, 2020

Season of Love

August 17, 2020

My New Glasses

August 10, 2020

Beyond the News Cycle

August 3, 2020

Isolation and Transformation

July 27, 2020

Sweet and Sacred

July 20, 2020

Beyond the Past

July 13, 2020

Fostering Love

July 6, 2020

Leaps and Bounds

June 29, 2020

Believe In Yourself

June 22, 2020

Smile

June 15, 2020

PRIDE

June 8, 2020

Keep It Sacred

June 1, 2020

Time Travel Together

May 25, 2020

Shout Out to Parents

May 18, 2020

Revelation Lights Up

May 11,2020

Sacred Times

May 4, 2020

The Gravity of the Situation

April 27, 2020

You Got This

April 20, 2020

The Power of Hope

April 13, 2020

How Are You Zooming?

April 6, 2020

Ritual Matters

March 30, 2020

Dread and Beauty,

March 23, 2020

These Are Vulnerable Times

March 16, 2020

The World is Topsy Turvy

March 9, 2020

Happy Adar!

March 2, 2020

Relationships

February 24, 2020

Change is in the Water

February 17, 2020

Here's the Newsletter

February 10, 2020

Sampling of Topics of Study:

Writing Modern Midrash

Introduction to Judaism

 

Parashat HaShavua

 

Jewish Theologies

Talmud Study 

 

Jewish Holy Books

Writing Prayer

200 Years of Intermarriage in Reform Judaism

RE(SOUL)UTIONS:

A Practical Guide to Self-Repair

Decoding Prayer

The Rabbinic Experience of Exile from God

What’s in a Name: Naming Traditions

Gematriya: Unlocking the Symbolism in Jewish Numerology

The Rabbis on Poverty and Wealth

Unlocking the Power of the Psalms

Inspiring Social Justice

Comparative Liturgy:
Denominational Differences

Sage Stories:

Learning from the Lives of the Rabbis

Paul and Proto-Rabbinic Judaism

and more...

Reviews:

"Rabbi Heather Miller worked her magic to bring these Talmudic sages to life. While I had a full Reform Jewish education, some of these rabbis were merely foggy memories from a story or a song from my childhood, but most were just names I had learned or knew as part of the seder.   Rabbi Miller helped us to see their relationships with one another, and had so many anecdotes and stories that I felt I was really getting a grasp about who they were and what they believed. The historical context really helped, and the learning was fun because these men (and sometimes their wives) were humanized.  Rabbi Miller has a great sense of humor, and you can tell she really loves sharing her knowledge. She involves her students so it’s not a lecture format, and we were encouraged to ask questions or insert comments as the evening went along. She makes everyone comfortable in her presence and allows time for all of us to learn a little about the others in the group. I look forward to more classes with her in the future as I continue my Jewish education as an adult."

 

“Rabbi Heather Miller’s study sessions are always insightful and timely. Mixed with plenty of Interactive opportunities for fellowship and lots of heart! Her Shavuot study helped to break down the texts and make it accessible for any level of knowledge.”

 

"Her delight in Torah -- and her delight in the insights of those she is teaching and learning with -- made the experience a joy. I loved learning with Rabbi Miller!

 

"Rabbi Miller provided a program that was fun, warm, interesting and educational. Rabbi Miller made certain the program was inclusive of everyone in Zoom attendance. She prepared a program about the Sages and Rabbis of the Talmud that brought them alive. I've been participating in Rabbi's Daf Yomi (reading of the Talmud) and all of the Rabbis we studied during Shavout, many from the Talmud, came alive for me. Instead of just being names on a page, Rabbi Miller made these wise and learned people viable for me, allowing me to connect on a more personal level with each one. I loved my experience with Rabbi Miller and am looking forward to more learning opportunities with her. She's a wonderful teacher."

 

"Enjoyed very much and also look forward to continuing study in this way. Perfect for those who thrive in the intimacy of this new method of study without the distractions of classroom or congregation."

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