contributions to other projects

 

 

letters to a future church: words of encouragement and prophetic appeals (edited by chris lewis, released march 2012 by intervarsity press).

this is an interesting & diverse collaboration with a wide variety of voices, all centered on calling the church to who it was meant to be.  powerful & inspiring.  my piece is centered on one of my blog posts, dignity restorers.

 

the practice of love (edited by jonathan brink, civitas press, released may 2011).

this collaborative project includes over 40 men and women writing on the practice of loving God, others, ourselves, and our enemies.  2 of my pieces are included in loving God and loving ourselves.

 

 

banned questions about the Bible (by christian piatt, chalice press, 2011).

this collaborative project includes a wide range of difficult questions about the Bible with responses from a diverse group of pastors and leaders.

 

 

 

taking flight: restoring the female half of God’s image through advocacy & renewal (edited by cynthia lagrou & caleb seeling, published by samizdet, 2010).  this collaborative project is a collection of 17 male & female voices centered on living in right relationship with each other through forms of mutual submission and blended authority, based on gifting and humility which restores dignity, achieves balance, an empowers all.   my chapter is based on one of my favorite blog posts–why we need mothers & fathers & sisters & brothers & daughters & sons.