New Mitzvah Stories for the Whole Family--Just released!

Goldie Milgram and Ellen Frankel, (Eds) with Arthur Kurzweil, Batya Podos, Peninnah Schram, Danny Siegel, Mindy Shapiro and Shoshana Silberman
Publisher: 
Reclaiming Judaism Press

Looking for stories that excite the imagination, open the heart, and support good values? This juried volume, the second in the award-winning Mitzvah-Centered Life Initiative, offers vibrant new Jewish folklore, cleverly adapted traditional tales, and riveting true stories. It also delivers something rare—an open and inclusive approach to the wide range of Jewish life, personal orientation, and family structure. Each tale is paired with a stimulating Study Guide for reflection, discussion, and action.

Mitzvah Cards - Jewish Book World Cites for Excellence

Mitzvah Gorreret Mitzvah - One Mitzvah Leads to Another
Publisher: 
Reclaiming Judaism Press


Perfect for gifts, events and study, these 52 MITZVAH CARDS convey many of the core spiritual practices of a meaningful Jewish life. Note: Name of each mitzvah appears in Hebrew with transliteration and inspiring explanation. $18/deck - 52 beautiful, professionally printed cards in a matching box

Mitzvah Stories: Seeds for Inspiration and Learning -- Honored by National Jewish Book Awards

Mitzvah Stories: Seeds for Inspiration and Learning
Publisher: 
Reclaiming Judaism Press - The Mitzvah-Centered Life Initiative

edited by Goldie Milgram and Ellen Frankel with Peninnah Schram, Cherie Karo Schwartz and Arthur Strimling plus 60 contributing authors.

Sixty inspiring and provocative  stories crafted by leading Jewish storytellers, rabbis and authors from across the full spectrum of Jewish life. These juried, newly-minted tales reveal how each mitzvah, when carried out with understanding and creativity, becomes a rich source of spirituality and meaning. Meant for reading and retelling across the generations,

Reclaiming Bar/Bat Mitzvah as a Spiritual Rite of Passage [Featured at the Jewish Futures Conference]

Publisher: 
Reclaiming Judaism Press

Provides the tools and understanding necessary to create a conscious Bar/Bat Mitzvah experience infused with spirituality and meaning. The original purpose of this important rite of passage is carefully reclaimed: Ensuring a healthy Jewish lens for living is conveyed to each student; a lens that supports love of life and respect for life.

Free Discussion Guide for Mitzvah Stories: Seeds for Inspiration and Learning

Publisher: 
Reclaiming Judaism Press

Crafted by acclaimed author and educator, Shoshana Silberman*, this free easy-to-download to your computer discussion guide for groups, book clubs and classes, will help deepen learning and build community through discussion of the provocative new adult-level through mature teen collection recently named Book of the Week by the Jewish Book Council:  Mitzvah Stories: Seeds for Inspiration and Learning

Seeking and Soaring: Jewish Approaches to Spiritual Guidance and Development

Rabbis Goldie Milgram and Shohama Wiener, Eds.
Publisher: 
Reclaiming Judaism Press

Seeking and Soaring provides the opportunity to meet and learn from thirty-one Jewish spiritual guides, teachers and scholars from across the spectrum of Jewish life. Essays by leading professionals reveal traditional and contemporary methods of Jewish spiritual development, guidance and support. Significant innovations are included, such as the incorporation of ritual, movement, and guided experiences in nature.

Reclaiming Judaism as a Spiritual Practice

Holy Days and Shabbat
Publisher: 
Jewish Lights Publishing

This inspiring guidebook is your wake-up call for understanding the powerful intellectual and emotional tools that are essential for a lively, relevant, and fulfilling Jewish spiritual practice. Designed to become a lifelong resource for holy days and Shabbat, RECLAIMING JUDAISM presents Judaism as an evolving tradition in which you are the entrusted heir. The exercises and practices draw from the foundations of Judaism and empower you to create meaningful, satisfying, contemporary Jewish experiences for how you live today. ISBN 978-1580232050  BUY NOW

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Meaning & Mitzvah

Daily Practices for Reclaiming Judaism through Prayer, God, Torah, Hebrew, Mitzvot & Peoplehood
Publisher: 
Jewish Lights Publishing

Innovative guidebook to Prayer, God, Torah, Hebrew, Mitzvot & Peoplehood - six core Jewish spiritual practice categories. This volume empowers you to test their value within your own life through guided creative experiences in addition to clear explanations of Hebrew terms and practices. This volume concludes with an inspired vision of the meaning and relevance of Jewish peoplehood. Original thinking, methods of experiential teaching and careful scholarship make this book an important contribution. Excellent also for adult education, book groups and conversion classes.

ISBN 978-1580232562    BUY NOW

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Living Jewish Life Cycle by Rabbi Goldie Milgram

How to Create Meaningful Jewish Rites of Passage at Every Stage of Life
Publisher: 
Jewish Lights Publishing

Discover the spiritual meaning in Judaism's major life cycle moments. Understand, create and enter wholeheartedly into Jewish life cycle ceremonies, preparatory practice, and celebrations. More than just how-to, Rabbi Goldie Milgram guides you in making your Jewish rites come alive with meaning, beauty and with lasting impact on you, your friends and family. She takes you beyond rote rites--beyond just surviving--and directly into accessing Jewish rites of passage as a force for thriving.
ISBN 978-1580233354 BUY NOW