Mark Demers

Mark Demers

Want to talk about sex, politics, spirituality? So do I. I grew up in a religious home in the 1950’s and 1960’s. Our country was reeling from assassinations and the devastation of the Viet Nam War. Looking for something beautiful, I got a degree in music, married the love of my life and had children. Looking for God, I then went to seminary. Looking for something that might transform the world, I became a local church pastor. Now, I’m always looking for people who want to talk about important things. I cherish conversations with emerging leaders, people who are antsy to try an idea they believe would change the world for the better. I’d would love to hear from you.

Flourish

Flourishing Where We Can

It’s OK to be “down”, to be momentarily overwhelmed by the world’s hatred and violence. It’s alright to feel the weight of it all…

global-poverty

We’ve Gone “Glocal”

One of my favorite things to do on our family vacations was build sand castles. It was an exercise in futility as the tides…

Sarah's photo wheelchair

Dancing to Inclusion

They didn’t know where it would take them. A physicist, Sarah Demers (full disclosure – my daughter) and a dancer, Emily Coates, decided they would…