9:30 am - 10:45 am

Personal Theology is honored to have Rev. Phil Lawson, former minister of Easter Hill Methodist church and his wife, Jo Ann Lawson, share their personal journeys with the UUCB community.  Their Topic is “COMMITMENT.”  Rev. Phil and JoAnn Lawson are well known to those in the spiritual community of Richmond, CA. Rev. Lawson is now Minister Emeritus of Easter Hill United Methodist church in Richmond and has served other churches in the East Bay as well as Kansas City. He has taught at Staff King School for the Ministry and received an honorary doctorate from Starr King School as well. He has worked on such issues as civil rights, the Vietnam war, homelessness and immigration, to name a few. Rev. Lawson and Mrs. JoAnn Lawson will each present their personal theological journeys followed by a joint discussion of their journey together.