In the Coen Brothers’ film O Brother, Where Art Thou? set in the 1930s, Governor “Pappy” O’Daniel is running for re-election. As he enters a radio station, one of his aids asks him if he has given up
Whether we realize it or not, we are all ministers of change—in our personal lives, from the pulpit, or in whatever capacity we may be leading from. Every day, we experience change in our own lives or witness it affect someone
Healthful counseling is a two-way street. But that’s not new information, is it? As a spiritual counselor, you undoubtedly joined me long ago in affirming that basic reality. If someone is asking for counseling, a level of
I still remember my very first day working in a Unity spiritual community. I’d just been hired as volunteer coordinator at Unity of Houston, Texas, after spending a decade in a very corporate job at a huge financial
“… That all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. May they also be in us so that the world may believe that you have sent me. I have given them the glory that you gave me, that they may be one
I became a licensed Unity teacher (LUT) in 2003. In the four years prior to that, there was a lot of change in the LUT and ministerial programs. The LUT program did not offer classes with the depth on Bible as they do today. When
In the fall of 2015, I hit the wall. You know the one—the wall ministers hit when they are ready to call it quits. I hit it hard, and it hurt all the way to my soul. I was exhausted—physically, emotionally and spiritually.
I have been touched at depth by having had the opportunity to sit at the bedside of countless people walking the path of knowing they were letting go into death. Before starting The Light Center, in Baldwin, Kansas, I served as a