The writer and many of the topics are Queer, but there is more to the blog than that. Liberal spirituality, progressive politics, pop culture, social justice...mostly just good old fashioned left leaning musings.
Roy Eugene Davis
(disciple of Paramahansa Yogananda), Ellen Grace O'Brian (disciple of Roy Eugene
Davis), and other presenters will be featured.
"Kriya Yoga is a
concentrated approach to Self-discovery and spiritual enlightenment: complete
awakening to full knowledge of the Infinite and cosmic processes...The purpose
of Kryia Yoga practice is to restore the practitioner's awareness to wholeness.
This is accomplished by acquiring knowledge of one's true nature as a spiritual
The Sky's the
Development Program at Center for Spiritual Living, Asheville, NC
Rev. Dr. Kenn Gordon
(CSL) and Rev. Dr. Mary Tumpkin (UFBL) are the featured speakers.
"A rich exploration
into how ministry can look outside the box!"
INTA's MDP is an
annual conference exploring best practices to help New Thought ministries
Conference fee is
$250. Groups of 5 or more receive a discounted rate.
provided by Holiday Inn Asheville-Biltmore West.
For information and
registration contact Rev. Christy Corna at 828.254.2325 ext. 3 or email
Thought Alliance 98th World Congress
gathering of New Thought organizations and practitioners praying together,
playing together, learning together, encouraging one another, and exploring the
possibilities of life. World class speakers, empowering seminars, shared
resources, good music, community building, and more. For more information, email
hotel, conference registration, luncheon, and gala)
Postmarked by May
31, prices range from $708 (quadruple occupancy) to $1047 (single
After May 31, add
Rev. Dr. Mary
Tumpkin and Susan L. Taylor are two of the featured speakers, workshop leaders
include Greg Barrette, Anna Price, Sedare Coradin-Mercer, and others.
"Rev. Dr. Johnnie
Colemon founded the Universal Foundation for Better Living (UFBL) in 1974. The
UFBL is an international organization of New Thought churches, centers, and
study groups located throughout the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, and
South America. The cornerstone of UFBL is spiritual
Rev. Dr. Durrell Watkins
Senior Minister, Sunshine
International New Thought Alliance SE
FL District President
William J. Dietrich Memorial Prize for the best paper submitted on the urban mission of the church (EDS, 2009 ), Maxwell Fellowship for Excellence in Parish Ministry (Auburn Seminary, 2006), & the Hudnut Award for Preaching Ministry (UTS, 2005), Awards for Oral Interpretation (Arkansas Speech Communication Asso., 1990), Excellent Acting Award (Texas Junior College Speech & Theatre Asso., 1986).
Educational Background: BA, Henderson State University, sociology (theatre arts minor); MA, Goddard College, theatre studies; MDiv, Union Theological Seminary, theology & the arts; DMin, Episcopal Divinity School, congregational studies. I am a writer, a performer, and spiritual humanist. I am ordained by both Metropolitan Community Churches and United Divine Science.
Author of 10 books, the most recent: Saved From Salvation.