Be the change that you wish to see in the world.    ~Gandhi

December 16, 2017

Preparing for a baby has taken on a life of its own in the last century or two. People throw baby showers to help the young couple prepare. Parents design themed nurseries and purchase cribs and gadgets galore to prepare for the new arrivals. Grandparents and friends f...

December 2, 2017

In recent years, it feels like much of the world is living the “end times” drama described in ancient scriptures, 19th century utopian writings, and numerous adventure films. In recent years, hurricanes and raging fires are more frequent and violent; school shootings a...

November 22, 2017

In a letter to the Corinthian church, we read these words, "God is able to provide us with every blessing in abundance, so that by always having enough of everything, we can share abundantly in every good work." Since ancient times, the wisest of spiritual leaders has...

November 4, 2017

We unleash a mystical power when we rest in gratitude and are satisfied with whatever God and life provide for us. This is the blessing of the poor in spirit, the merciful, the meek, and the pure of heart. These blessed ones experience the mysterious realm of God as th...

August 26, 2017

The journey toward life-giving transformation calls to each of us, inviting us to love more deeply, live more fully, and think more expansively. This is the journey of the gospels and the journey of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. For the mystical stories of Jesus and t...

August 18, 2016

In Jesus’ day, he could already witness the devastation of the Jewish community. He foresees the destruction of Jerusalem’s temple—a physical destruction that reflects the spiritual demise of a faith community under the spell of Roman power and control. Called to be a...

August 18, 2016

The journey of life is a story in and of itself, and if the story of this journey is to form the foundation to support our spirit, it must be one of transformation. Every stage of growth invites us to yet another stage of growth. Conflicts and turmoil arise in need of...

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28825 Top of the World Drive

Laguna Beach, California 92651


Tel: 949-484-5581​

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