Welcome to my website! I am grateful for the opportunity to connect with you and reflect on those things that glorify our Creator and make all of us more fully alive. In my blog I’ll be sharing insights on spirituality, creativity, human potential, faith communities, animals, music and much more. I hope you’ll find something helpful in my books, blog or lectures. On the calendar page you’ll find my speaking schedule. I would love to meet you in person, especially if you are visiting New Orleans. Meanwhile, as we say in my former home of Hawaii:
Keep surfing. Keep learning. Keep loving.
SATURDAY OCTOBER 1st CONVERSATIONS WITH DOG at Christ Church in Covington, Louisana! The regional Episcopal Church Women group invites ALL women to join us for a communion service at 10:00 in the historic chapel. I’ll be preaching on SINBAD AND OTHER SACRED CRITTERS . At 11:00 I’ll present LESSONS FROM THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO SAM. This event is open to all women! For more information call 985-892-3177 or go to www.christchurchcovington.com. We will have copies of The Gospel According to Sam available for purchase and signing.
Pilgrimage to Molokai April 24-29, 2017. DEPOSITS DUE OCTOBER 1ST! I’ll be leading a spiritual pilgrimage to Molokai to follow in the steps of Fr. Damien and Mother Marianne for only two more years, 2017 and 2018. We’ll learn about Hawaiian culture, hike through the sacred Halawa Valley to a waterfall, visit stunningly beautiful Kalaupapa, pray in the churches Damien built by hand, enjoy an authentic luau, and stay together in a lovely ocean-front home, enjoy five star meals and experience true aloha. Pilgrimage is limited to only 16 people. Please join me for this rare experience on Hawaii’s most “Hawaiian” island!
PENNSYLVANIA EVENTS ANNOUNCED FOR OCTOBER 29TH AND 30TH! I’ll be preaching at the Cathedral Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, PA on Saturday October 29th at 5:00 p.m. at the Celtic Mass, and sharing stories from THE BEER DRINKER’S GUIDE TO GOD during AN EVENING WITH FATHER BILL MILLER from 6:00 – 8:00 in Sayre Hall. Books and Beverages will be available. $20 donation benefits Cathedral Outreach. More info at 985-865-0727 or www.nativitycathedral.org. On Sunday October 30th I’ll be preaching at the Upper Dublin Lutheran Church in Ambler at 7:45, 9:00 and 10:30. Books will be available for purchase and signing. For more information call 215-646-7999 or go to www.udlc.org. Hope to see you in PENNSYLVANIA!
YAK YAK YAK and OTHER IMPORTANT CONVERSATIONS
“You must understand this, my beloved: let everyone be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to… THE BLESSING OF PLAN B “You do not even know what tomorrow will bring.” James 4:14a “Sometimes I thank God for unanswered prayer.” Garth Brooks The email came unexpectedly, but the timing was right. A two-year… “Only connect! That was the whole of her sermon.” E. M. Forster “Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord.” Colossians 3:23 “Above all, clothe yourselves with…
THE BLESSING OF PLAN B
“You do not even know what tomorrow will bring.” James 4:14a
“Sometimes I thank God for unanswered prayer.” Garth Brooks
The email came unexpectedly, but the timing was right. A two-year…
“Only connect! That was the whole of her sermon.” E. M. Forster
“Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord.” Colossians 3:23
“Above all, clothe yourselves with…