With a Deep Breath

With a Deep Breath by Rev. Karen Linsley, M.A., Interim Minister Today I had the opportunity to do the invocation for two meetings. Whenever I get to do this, I begin with a deep breath that tells both my body and my mind that we are going to settle in to a different place. And today I found myself settling into a much needed place of peace and joy, so that is what my treatment … Read More

Dad’s Life: The Breath of the Creator

Dad’s Life: The Breath of the Creatorby Rev. Martha Quintana, Senior Minister In this moment, I remember Love. It is the beating of my heart, the sound of my dog sleeping in the room as her paws move. She is running in her dreams and loving her life. I remember Love and hear the sounds of my neighbors coming home after a long day away.  I see the starlings darting in and out of field, … Read More

As Close as My Breath

Kamatara Johnson, RScP

As Close as My Breath by Kamatara Johnson, RScP As I breathe in and out, right here in this moment, I know this is the Divine Presence of the One Loving Source, as close as my breath, even as my breath. There is nowhere to seek It out. There is nothing to transcend. It is Spirit expressing right now, in all ways, all times, and all places.  And so I am one with the One, … Read More

A Day Filled with Grace

Rev. Martha Quintana. Senior Minister

A Day Filled with Grace by Rev. Martha Quintana, Senior Minister There is One Great Creator—One—not in the sense of numbers but in the sense of wholeness.  There is One Great Creator from which all beings and all things are birthed.  In the beginning, before time, this Creator breathed Itself into the Ethers and called it Good.  From that Breath all beings come in dimensions we know and don’t know.  The Creator knows Itself through … Read More

As Close as My Breath

Kamatara Johnson, RScP

As Close as My Breath by Kamatara Johnson, RScP As I breathe in and out, right here in this moment, I know this is the Divine Presence of the One Loving Source, as close as my breath, even as my breath. There is nowhere to seek It out. There is nothing to transcend. It is Spirit expressing right now, in all ways, all times, and all places.  And so I am one with the One, … Read More