Meet The Author

Steven Charleston

Steven Charleston began his writing with only four other people as his audience. Today there are over 18,000 people who read his daily meditations and thousands more who have discovered him through RMP's flagship book, HOPE AS OLD AS FIRE.

Steven Charleston Native American elder, a citizen of the Choctaw Nation, and a bishop in the Episcopal Church.

Steven Charleston is a citizen of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. He comes from a family with a long history of service in the Native American community. His great-grandfather and grandfather were both ordained pastors who preached in their native language in rural communities throughout the state. Following in their footsteps, Steven was ordained at Wakpala, South Dakota on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation.

Steven was the national director for Native American ministries in the Episcopal Church, a tenured professor of Systematic Theology at Luther Seminary, the Bishop of Alaska, and the President and Dean of the Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

In 2014 Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, named a building after him to honor his work in inter-faith cooperation.

Today there are over 18,000 people who read his daily meditations on Facebook and thousands more around the world who read his books through RED MOON PUBLICATIONS.

The Bookshelf

Spiritual Meditation Books by Steven Charleston

The collections of meditations are taken from his daily postings on Facebook, ( These spiritual resources are for persons of all faith traditions. They will inspire you, uplift you, heal you, and guide you through the many seasons of your life.

Hope as Old as Fire Cloud Walking Climbing Stairs of Sunlight

Arrows of Light

Martian Trilogy by Steven Charleston

The novels are what he calls "spiritual science fiction". They are inter-related novels of people from all traditions who live and work together through extraordinary circumstances. If you are someone, or if you know someone, who enjoys spirituality delivered in story form, these are the books for you.

The TAO of Mars The TAO of Mars The Madonna of Mars


The Cover Art

Hope As Old As Fire, Cloud Walking, Climbing Stairs of Sunlight, Arrows of Light, Turn to the Wild Wind, Sanctuary of the Spirit
, Just In Time

The Bishop of Mars, The TAO of Mars, The Madonna of Mars

Susan Charleston