Patricia Hofer


Patricia Hofer ended her high school teaching career in the early 1980’s and found her way to Boston for a job with a publisher. Besides learning to research and edit, she eventually had several articles published. After returning to Arizona, she taught freshman English and technical writing at Glendale Community College. Hofer is now retired and living in the lovely mountain town of Payson, AZ. She is currently at work on her seventh book.

Christ is greater than any one denomination.

THE RATTAN BASKET CRITICIZES THE PALM-LEAFED BAG, STILL BOTH ARE FULL OF HOLES. This wonderful proverb originating in the Philippines can obviously be applied to many things. For me, it could describe why denominationalism in the Christian churches is such a struggle—too many containers and all with holes!

Perhaps the only time there wasn’t more than one way to practice Christianity was when Jesus was teaching it. And even then Peter and John didn’t always… Continue reading