Sermons & Reflections: Our Daily Bread

Our Daily Bread logo, also known as Our Daily Bread, is an initiative of the Swedenborgian Church of North America that provides a broad array of Swedenborgian sermons, reflections, and original content. This forum for Swedenborgian thought offers insight into the life of the Swedenborgian Church, also known as the General Convention of the New Jerusalem, the oldest American “New Church” denomination.

Our Daily Bread is maintained by Rev. Thom Muller (managing editor) and Rev. David Fekete (contributing editor).

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Meet Rev. Thom Muller

Rev. Thom Muller is the pastor of Hillside Community Church, an Urban Sanctuary in El Cerrito, California. He also serves as managing editor of Our Daily Bread at and Assistant Night Minister at the San Francisco Night Ministry. His passions include interfaith spirituality, civil rights work, comparative mysticism, and the western esoteric tradition.

Meet Rev. Dr. Dave Fekete

Rev. Dr. Dave Fekete is a proud graduate of Urbana University, Harvard University, and the University of Virginia. Having served as the president of the Edmonton Interfaith Center for Education and Action, he has attended and presented in numerous international interfaith conventions. He is on the Academic Senate, D.Min. Program Committee, and is associate faculty at Saint Stephen’s College.