INTERVIEW

Hope in Congregations

We don’t hear a lot about the dreams of Churches.  From leading a youth worship service in High School, to ordained leadership and Church coaching, Rev. Aqueelah Ligonde’s call is to lead the Church in dreaming.  In this interview, she talks about how her call was shaped from a young age, and how people working together for the Church’s dreams gives her hope.

Hope in Congregations

Paying Attention

In this interview, Enuma Okoro shares how her journey to writing and creative work was shaped by paying attention and finding beauty in the act of creation.  She has found that the path towards God often looks different from what we’re told and is constantly unfolding.

Paying Attention

Longing for Community

Early in his career as a chaplain, Bill Gaventa spent time listening to the families of children with disabilities. He recognized their longing for community as it was much like his own. In this interview, Bill shares his own struggle to feel a sense of belonging and how the desire for connection within people gives him hope.

Longing for Community

Worship Is Contagious

Involving young people in liturgical preparation can elevate the worship experience of everyone and demonstrate how worship is contagious.

Worship Is Contagious

Encyclopedia Christian

In an age-diverse church, older and younger Christians ask questions alongside one another, pursuing Christ together towards a transformed world.

Encyclopedia Christian

Equipped to Proclaim

Being a preacher, to Shauna Hannan, means both learning how to preach and equipping others to proclaim their message.

Equipped to Proclaim