Sermon for Lent (our brilliance & brokenness) 

Forget chocolate - Lent is about standing closer to God 

Lent is a time of deep reflection and self-examination that asks us to grow in honesty and humility—but the traditional theme of repentance is only half the story.  Lent…

 Sermon: Brigid and the quickening of the year 

Brigid is one of the most beloved of the Celtic saints and goddesses. Sometimes called 'Mary of the Gaels,' Brigid is a healer, a teacher, and a protector, known for her bravery and generosity. Brigid has much to teach us…

Palm. Sunday meditation, song & sermon 

This recording is. a live recording of the message I shared with Unity of North Kitsap on 14th April 2019.

I would like to acknowledge the wonderful wisdom of James Finally in his co-authored audiobook Sanctuary - I borrowed…

Saint Francis sermon 2018 

This sermon was presented at Unity of Port Townsend (Washington State in the USA) on Sunday the 6th of October 2018.

Saint Columba sermon 

This sermon was presented to Unity of Port Townsend (Washington State in the USA) on Sunday the 30th September 2018.

Being a monk in the world 

I wrote this article for Abbey of the Art's in Ireland.  

"One of my earliest memories took place in a monastery. I remember eating muesli from a wooden bowl in a very, very quiet place. I was 5, visiting…

Radio interview about my musical ministry 

This is an excerpt from a longer interview recorded in January 2018 on KPTZ 91.9 (my local Port Townsend radio station) with DJ Eva.

I'd like to extend my grateful thanks to DJ Eva for her generous interviewing style.

Church sermon about being transgender. 

If you had told the 21 year old, defiant, "religion is narrow-minded bullshit" me that one day I'd be standing in a pulpit preaching I would never have believed you.  But one spring morning in 2011 I did exactly that…