Books and more


Denial CoverDenial is My Spiritual Practice (And Other Failures of Faith), coauthored with Rachel G. Hackenberg (Church Publishing Incorporated,  2018)

What happens when you feel you have failed at faith, or the faith you have been taught has failed you? Rachel and I share personal stories in conversation with scripture touching on divorce, abuse, brushes with death, and coming out. God remains, both when faith fails and when faith finds new understanding.

RevGals coverThere’s a Woman in the Pulpit: Christian Clergywomen Share Their Hard Days, Holy Moments & the Healing Power of Humor (SkyLight Paths Publishing, 2015)

Over fifty clergywomen representing fourteen denominations share the details of their intimidating balancing act—juggling the isolating expectations of perfection from their congregations and the shared human realities of everyday life. It was a delight to edit and contribute to this collection written by members of the RevGalBlogPals online community.


“A Touch on Her Head,” Grieving with Your Whole Heart: Spiritual Wisdom and Practice for Finding Comfort, Hope and Healing After Loss (SkyLight Paths Publishing, 2015)

Abingdon Creative Preaching Annual 2014 and 2015 and 2016


“Living By the Word,” Advent 3B, 4B, and Nativity – The Christian Century, November 13, 2017

“Living By the Word,” Easter Year B and the First Sunday after Easter, Year B – The Christian Century, April 1, 2015

“Dreams of Court Street,” Common Lot, Spring 2014


The Present Word, Student Books – Spring 2016, Summer 2018, and Summer 2020


United Church of Christ Daily Devotional

Bearings, the blog of The BTS Center

Christian Century online

RevGalBlogPals – The Pastoral is Political

Huffington Post Religion

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