August 19, 2013
by Dr. R. Scott

My. Weekend.

I’m afraid I hear too many times this notion — “I’m spiritual but not religious.” I would like to tell you about my religious weekend . . . On Friday night my church, First Congregational Church of Los Angeles, hosted … Continue reading

August 13, 2013
by Dr. R. Scott

Gifts. Pleasures.

I’ve been thinking about the difference between gifts and pleasures. Is a delicious bite of chocolate a gift or pleasure? Or perhaps a guilty pleasure? Is a quiet morning on the patio, watching a hummingbird and listening to the silence, … Continue reading