March Speaker –
John Gowans PhD on the “Stages of our Lives”

Rev. John Gowins holds a PHD degree from a joint program at Denver University and The Iliff School Of Theology and his PHD is in Religion and Psychological Studies. Rev. Gowins is a Licensed Professional Counselor with the State of Colorado and has been ministering in the counseling field for over 35 years. He has taught Pastoral Care and Counseling at the Seminary level for two years and has taught at the Graduate level for 15 years, and served as Pastor for over 35 years. Gowins is currently the Executive Director for Eagle’s Nest Counseling which was established in 1990. He practices marriage, family and individual counseling. He enjoys spending time with his wife of 49 years, his children and grandchildren and is an avid fly-fisherman.




WCOC meetings are held at 1-3 p.m. at the Ouray Community Center, San Juan Room. Most meetings feature a unique program presenting guest speakers, men and women who lead “uncommon lives.” Following a break for refreshments, a short business meeting is held. The public is welcome. Click here to view list of prior guest speakers. Click here to view the list of recent guest speakers.