• James
    • Burklo
    • Jim Burklo is an ordained United Church of Christ pastor who serves as the Associate Dean of Religious Life at the University of Southern California. He is the author of BIRDLIKE AND BARNLESS: Meditations, Prayers, and Songs for Progressive Christians (2008) and OPEN CHRISTIANITY: Home By Another Road (2000) - both available from the "store " at www.tcpc.org. Jim served as pastor of Sausalito (CA) Presbyterian Church, and of College Heights UCC Church in San Mateo, CA, served as ecumenical Protestant campus minister at Stanford University, and was the founder and executive director of the interfaith Urban Ministry of Palo Alto. His Masters of Divinity degree is from San Francisco Theological Seminary.

  • Date

    Title & Excerpt

  • 2014-06-22 As We Leave Worship
  • 2014-06-18 Awe Fills Us
  • 2014-06-08 Prayer
  • 2014-05-23 Ring Poem
  • 2014-04-19 Ghost Ranch NM
  • 2014-04-10 Easter Meditation
  • 2014-02-07 Benediction
  • 2014-02-03 Message in a Bottle
  • 2013-12-28 God in the Belly
  • 2013-12-17 Christmas Poem
  • 2013-12-14 A Baby Cries
  • 2013-12-12 Answers for Lukas
  • 2013-11-23 Yours the Praise
  • 2013-11-21 I Am
  • 2013-10-24 Mass
  • 2013-10-17 Song of Arising
  • 2013-10-02 Fear
  • 2013-09-27 Psalm 22
  • 2013-09-04 Candle Ceremony
  • 2013-08-31 Psalm 100
  • 2013-08-28 Dying for a Drink
  • 2013-08-23 Psalm 8
  • 2013-08-15 Is That You, God?
  • 2013-08-07 SOULJOURN
  • 2013-08-02 Asilomar Beach
  • 2013-07-09 Time with God
  • 2013-07-05 Just a Pinch
  • 2013-06-14 Musing on God
  • 2013-06-11 Voting: A Ritual
  • 2013-06-07 Love Now Ascending
  • 2013-05-24 Musing on God
  • 2013-05-24 Credo: God Is
  • 2013-05-16 Feast and Fast
  • 2013-05-15 Credo: God Is...
  • 2013-04-19 Aiming High
  • 2013-04-11 Tax Prayer
  • 2013-04-06 Psalm 121
  • 2013-02-26 The Arts of Manhood
  • 2013-01-12 The Geology of Love
  • 2013-01-07 Stony Trail
  • 2012-12-22 Mary's Rebirth
  • 2012-12-16 Christmas Eve 95
  • 2012-12-04 Promises, Promises
  • 2012-11-25 The Posadas Song
  • 2012-11-21 Hope Unseen
  • 2012-11-15 The Flow
  • 2012-11-04 Lord's Prayer
  • 2012-10-24 Faces of Fasting
  • 2012-10-17 For All the Ways
  • 2012-10-07 Soulful Travel
  • 2012-10-03 Soulful Citizenship
  • 2012-09-22 Common Sense
  • 2012-09-13 Poetic Proverbs
  • 2012-08-07 Learning Deeply
  • 2012-07-26 Blinded by the Lite
  • 2012-06-12 Water Into Wine
  • 2012-05-31 Blessing of a child
  • 2012-05-01 The Fire
  • 2012-02-09 Earth's Heartbeat
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