Rev. Bill Turner


Fun Facts About Rev. Bill Turner


Family - My wife, two stepdaughters, sons and grandchildren.

Learning - I am eternally curious about just about any subject.

Nature - This is where I find my deepest connection.

Creative Expression

Music - I enjoy playing my guitar alone and with our musical duo group, "Karen & Bill."

Speaking, teaching, writing, coaching and counseling.


I haven't travelled much outside the country, but I have been to Jamaica and Honduras.

I Have lived in Kentucky, Tennessee, Illinois (Bloomington and Chicago), Colorado (Boulder and Alamosa), Texas (Abilene), and North Carolina (Raleigh and Asheville).

I have traveled to most states but still have five to go: Hawaii, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Alaska.

Favorite Books

The Wise Heart by Jack Kornfield

Emptiness Dancing by Adashanti

Loving What Is by Byron Katie

Integral Spirituality by Ken Wilber

Urban Shamanism by Serge Kahili King

Big Mind-Big Heart by Dennis Genpo Merzel

I Am That by Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

The How of Happiness by Sonja Lyubomirsky

A Few Of My Favorite Quotations

"Never limit your view of life by any past experience." ~Ernest Holmes)

"Life is a mirror and will reflect back to the thinker what he thinks into it." ~Ernest Holmes

"Train yourself to let go of everything you fear to lose." ~Yoda, Star Wars, Episode III

"By non-doing, all doing becomes possible." ~Lao Zi

"Seek first to understand, then to be understood." ~Stephen R. Covey

"We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come." ~Joseph Campbell

"Leaders don't create followers, they create more leaders" ~Ralph Nader

"There is nothing more important to true growth than realizing that you are not the voice of the mind - you are the one who hears it." ~Michael Singer, The Untethered Soul

"I am the perpretor of my suffering – but only all of it." ~Byron Katie

"Happiness for any reason is just another form of misery" ~The Upanishads)


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