This past summer my oldest son did his first internship in Charlotte, North Carolina. It was hard to have him away from home; he had been back for only a few days this summer after classes ended at college before he left for this internship. Now he has just returned and is gone again to begin his sophomore year. It is an emotionally difficult time for me. I had always imagined that sending my kid off to college would be a joyous event, but it has been an emotional roller coaster ride. Continue reading
I wrote a chapter in a new book, Theologians and Philosophers Using Social Media: Advice, Tips, and Testimonials edited by Dr. Thomas Jay Oord. It is a very interesting book if you are interested in social media, how it works, how to use it effectively etc., Continue reading
I am reposting Dr. Bob Cornwall’s original post “Everyone Ate Their Fill – A Sermon for Pentecost 9A“. Please visit his site for more interesting posts.
Here is my latest Huffington Post, “A Cry for Peace: Reunification of North and South Korea”.
Despite rising tensions between President Trump and Kim Jung Un, the annual military exercises by the U.S. and South Korea remain scheduled for August 21-31, 2017. This drill will be a coordinated naval, army and air force involving tens of thousands of American and South Korean troops. President Trump has raised the temperature by warning, “North Korea best not make any more threats to the United States, They will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen”. North Korea quickly responded by threatening to fire missiles at the United States’ territory of Guam. Continue reading
I am thrilled that our new co-edited book, Planetary Solidarity: Global Women’s Voices on Christian Doctrine and Climate Justice (Fortress Press) with Dr. Hilda P. Koster is now available. You can order the hard copy of the book now. It is now also available on kindle.
Climate change is one of the most important issues of our time. As people of faith, we all need to work towards climate justice and gender justice.
We will have an AAR/SBL book panel on Monday November 20, 1997 from 9-11:30 am. Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza and Karenna Gore will be the respondents. Continue reading