Category Archives: Rabbi Heather Miller

Why We March: A Drash on Exodus

written on January 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Rabbi Heather Miller Do you know what a people’s microphone is? It is a kind of call and response […]

Parashat Miketz and A Hanukkah 2016 In Memoriam

written on January 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Shabbat Shalom! Did you know that the story of Hanukkah isn’t actually in the Torah? It’s not even in the […]

Jewish Symbols as Invitations to Tell Our Stories: Parashat Vayeshev

written on January 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Shabbat Shalom and Happy almost Hanukkah! So Shabbat is no more a holiday about lighting two candles and eating some […]

5777: Binding the World with Chesed

written on October 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

by Rabbi Heather Miller Shanah Tovah– Some Jewish theologians suggest that the activity we begin tonight, during these 10 penitential […]

Family Matters- A Drash on Parashat Ki Teitzei

written on September 19, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Rabbi Heather Miller I didn’t have a bat mitzvah ceremony at age 13.  Instead, I waited until I had […]

From the Rabbi’s Study: A Time of New Beginnings

written on September 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Rabbi Heather Miller This article first appeared in G’vanim, September/October 2016 issue. Sing to God a new song! Sing […]

The Pursuit of Justices — Parashat Shoftim; September 9, 2016

written on September 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

by Rabbi Heather Miller Shabbat Shalom! This October 3 is Rosh HaShanah! But it is also a very important secular […]

Nothing Gold Can Stay — Parashat Eikev, August 26, 2016

written on August 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

by Rabbi Heather Miller Photo Credit: News on 6 Do you know what this is? It is a picture of […]

Love Binds Us Together: Shabbat Va’etchanan – August 19, 2016

written on August 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

Earlier this week, on Tuesday, Melissa and I celebrated the secular calendar date that I proposed to her eight years […]

Rabbi Heather is a Civilian Oversight Nominee!

written on June 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

Beth Chayim Chadashim’s Rabbi Heather Miller was named among 9 nominees of Dignity and Power Now’s Coalition to End Sheriff […]