July 27, 2014
by Dr. R. Scott

Life. Itself.

It’s a small film and small films are often overlooked. No car crashes. No explosions. No sex scenes. Just a human story about a real man and his wife. The man’s name? Roger Ebert. And the film is titled Life … Continue reading

July 21, 2014
by Dr. R. Scott


This coming Sunday at First Congregational Church of Los Angeles, I’ll be doing a very different kind of sermon. I’m planning a dialogue sermon with questions. Ask an honest question. Get an honest answer. The answer may not be perfect … Continue reading

July 18, 2014
by Dr. R. Scott

Immigration. Children.

John Steinbeck would be surprised in this 75th anniversary year of his magisterial novel┬áThe Grapes of Wrath, that his vivid descriptions of the plight of migrants would still ring true in America today. Our nation is facing a border crisis. … Continue reading