Episode 5 | Remembering to Breathe


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The Rev. Dr. Chris Neufeld-Erdman is the senior pastor of University Presbyterian Church in Fresno,CA. He is the father of two young adult sons, and three adult step-daughters.

In this interview, Chris talks about his overlapping roles as pastor and father. He also shares about the pain of divorce, the joy of a new marriage, and the spiritual depth to be found in the daily tasks of parenting.

Chris is the author of several books, an accomplished speaker, an adjunct seminary professor, and an oblate at the New Camaldoli Hermitage in Big Sur. He blogs regularly at www.chriserdman.com. Visit his website to download his free ebook: Returning to the Center: Living Prayer in a Distracting World.


2 Responses to “Episode 5 | Remembering to Breathe”

  1. Loved this talk. Chris is a friend of mine, and I loved hearing more about his story. I write a blog about my experiences as a father (and about losing twin sons over 2 years ago) here: http://www.dazeddad.com

    Will subscribe to your podcast – looks great!

  2. Sherry, thanks for helping me tell my story. Was a privilege to talk about it together.

    I’ve pulled my free ebook off my site and will be publishing it in a Kindle format (and other platforms as well) for a small price…two or three bucks. If anyone is interested, please contact me at erdmanc@gmail.com and I’ll inform you when it’s available.


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