Category Archives: Reflections

Is The Rainbow Bridge Real?

It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost 8 years since our first Vizsla-dog Stella passed away.  I’ve written about her in various posts and articles – how her presence brought me to church ministry in Ventura, how her death … Continue reading

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Sacred Irreverence

Jerry is sophisticated and bright.  He is a scholar, author, activist, and entrepreneur with a long list of accomplishments.  He knows President Obama and was friends with Princess Diana.  Jerry lost his leg and almost his life when he stepped … Continue reading

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Prayer is Renunciation?

  I’ve been a minister for 17 years and I still wonder about prayer.  What is it and does it work? Even though I wonder about prayer, I’m always glad to offer it and receive it. The Sunday before I … Continue reading

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