Calling and vocation

  1. Interview: Judy Fentress-Williams

    Article Interview: Judy Fentress-Williams

    Rev. Dr. Judy Fentress-Williams is Professor of Old Testament at Virginia Theological Seminary and Senior Assistant to the Pastor for Teaching and Preaching at Alfred Street…

  2. Food from the Earth

    Article Food from the Earth

    As a gardener myself I have been doing a little research on how local churches are participating in community gardening projects. I found out about Erin McKenzie who is the Garden …

  3. Getting Started in Caring Ministries

    Article Getting Started in Caring Ministries

    One of the greatest challenges for the pastor and staff of a church is providing care and support to individuals and families. The needs are often great in our communities and can …

  4. Review: Practicing Care in Rural Congregations and Communities

    Article Review: Practicing Care in Rural Congregations and Communities

    A reviewer’s confessional: I grew up on a rural southeast Kansas farm. We felt lucky to break even some years. I know firsthand the context of rural poverty, with a lack of…

  5. Review: Streams Run Uphill: Conversations with Young Clergywomen of Color

    Article Review: Streams Run Uphill: Conversations with Young Clergywomen of Color

    A really ugly article was published the other day, by a retired minister and professor, on the website of a conservative ecumenical “think tank.” If I’m being…

  6. Engaging the Storytellers

    Article Engaging the Storytellers

    I call it a story. Maybe you call it a testimony. I used to be part of a church that told people's stories on a regular basis. In a year's time we would hear twenty or more people …

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