“Divine Mothering” with Rev. Jimmie Scott One of the greatest fallacies of modern day theology is its outdated premise of a masculine personification for Spirit. Nothing comes into being without the intermingling of qualities that transcend gender identification. Yet many of the spiritual … [Read more...] about This Sunday at UCSA May 12, 2019 11:00 a.m.
Rev. Jimmie Scott “In the Christian religion God has revealed Himself, that is, He has given us to understand what He is; so that He is no longer a concealed or secret existence. And this possibility of knowing Him, thus afforded us, renders such knowledge a duty.” - Hegel's Phenomenology of … [Read more...] about Light for the Road Ahead
Rev. Jimmie Scott Today as I sit pondering the road ahead, I am also celebrating the beginning of my 77th year on the planet. It is without question a humbling experience, but it's also exciting! Of course, optimism doesn't guarantee that I will make it to 78 or beyond. But I am willing to give … [Read more...] about Light for the Road Ahead
Rev. Jimmie Scott A few days ago as I sat contemplating my journey in life and how little I know about it. I was stunned by this statement from Kurt Vonnegut while lecturing on the topic of storytelling. He said, “The truth is, we know so little about life, we don’t really know what the good … [Read more...] about Light for the Road Ahead
Rev. Jimmie Scott The road ahead is occasionally like a good mystery novel. We can see the path, but we have no idea where it will lead. Not knowing can be either frightening, or inspiring…. Nevertheless, when you turn the page, your heart feels a little lighter and the destination takes on … [Read more...] about Light for the Road Ahead