Forthcoming Publications and Presentations:
Co-editor with Stephen Potthoff, Quakers, Creation Care, & Sustainability, Friends Association for Higher Education Quakers & the Disciplines series, vol. 6.
“On Intergenerational Memory Loss: Recovering from Colonialism and Creating a Sense of Place,” in Mothers, Mothering, and the Environment: the Maternal in Discourse & Activism, eds. Rebecca Bromwich and Maryellen Symons (Demeter Press).
“Quaker Pneumatology,” in T&T Clark Companion to Pneumatology, Bloomsbury Companions Series, eds. Daniel Castelo and Kenneth M. Loyer (Bloomsbury).
“Quaker Spirituality,” in Protestant Spiritual Traditions, vol. 2, ed. Frank C. Senn (Wipf & Stock).
“Watershed Discipleship,” in Loanwords to Live With: An Ecotopian Lexicon Against the Anthropocene, eds. Chantal Bilodeau, Brent Ryan Bellamy, and Matthew Schneider-Mayerson (University of Minnesota Press).
Publications: [Jump to Presentations]
“Watershed Discipleship: communicating climate change within a Christian framework, a case study analysis,” in Handbook of Climate Change Communication, vol. 3: Case Studies in Climate Change Communication, Climate Change Management Series, eds. Walter Leal Filho, Ulisses Azeiteiro, Evangelos Manolas, and Anabela Mariza Azul (Springer, 2018).
“Book Review of Good Food: Grounded Practical Theology of Food,” Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature, & Culture 10:4 (November 2016): 506-509.
“Climatologists, Theologians, & Prophets: Toward an Ecotheology of Critical Hope,” Cross Currents 66:1 (March 2016): 8-34.
“Book Review of Embracing the Other: The Transformative Spirit of Love,” Christian Feminism Today, January 2016.
“Scarcity vs. Abundance: Moving Beyond Dualism to ‘Enough,’” Christian Feminism Today, June 2015.
“Romans 12:17-13:10 & Quakers’ Relation to the State,” Quaker Religious Thought, December 2011.
“Quakers on the Spectrum of Nonviolence: in conversation with K. Barth, Reinhold Niebuhr, M.L. King, Jr., J.H. Yoder and Robert Barclay,” Quaker Religious Thought, May 2008.
“Peace Month: Following Jesus in the Way of Peace,” editor, Northwest Yearly Meeting, January 2017.
“Peace Month: Sabbath as Peacemaking,” editor, Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, January 2016.
“Peace Month: Lament as Peacemaking,” editor, Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, January 2015.
“Peace Month: Locally Aware Meetings for Peace,” editor, Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, January 2014.
“Peace Month: Conflict Resolution,” editor, Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, January 2013.
“Peace Month: SPICE, the Friends Testimonies,” editor, Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, January 2012.
“Peace Month: Our Stories of Peace,” Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, January 2011.
“Peace Month: What is Peace?” Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, January 2010.
Articles and blog posts:
“Kindred Courage,” “Bible Study: SPICE: A Youth Curriculum,” and “SPICE: The Friends Testimonies,” Quaker Life, January/February 2015.
“Sister Willamette: Co-Lamenting with My River,” Christ & Cascadia, July 2014.
“Contemplation Leads to Peace,” Geez Magazine, Fall 2013.
“Eco-Justice: The Issue of Our Time,” Canadian Friend, Summer 2013.
“Short Term Missions: Evangelizing Americans,” Quaker Life, July/August 2013.
“Are We the 99%?” Quaker Life, January/February 2013.
“On Quaker Mothering,” Friends Journal, October 2011.
Studies in I Timothy: “The Search for Meaning,” “Choosing a Good Leader,” “Fitness for Leadership” and “All in the Family,” Adult Friend, Barclay Press, Fall 2011.
Studies in Mark: “Looking for Jesus,” “Recognizing Jesus” and “Begging to Get In,” Adult Friend, Barclay Press, Fall 2009.
“Friendly Perspectives” articles, Adult Friend, Barclay Press, Spring 2009.
“Book Review of Listening to Teach: Beyond Didactic Pedagogy,” Reflective Teaching, Wabash Center for Teaching & Learning in Theology & Religion, August 4, 2016.
“Book Review of Discerning Critical Hope in Educational Practices,”Reflective Teaching, Wabash Center for Teaching & Learning in Theology & Religion, August 3, 2016.
“Book Review of A Convergent Model of Renewal: Remixing the Quaker Tradition in a Participatory Culture,” Quaker Life, March/April 2016.
“Book Review: Better Worlds: Education, Art, & Utopia,” Reflective Teaching, Wabash Center for Teaching & Learning in Theology & Religion, December 2015.
Academic Conference Presentations:
“Quakers & Creation Care: Potentials & Pitfalls for an Ecotheology of Friends,” paper presentation, Friends Association for Higher Education Annual Conference, Wilmington, OH, June 15, 2018.
“Writing ‘Home’: A Case Study Exploring Ecocomposition, Place-based Pedagogy, and Conservation Psychology in an Introductory College Writing Course,” presentation at 16th Annual Environmental Studies Student Research Symposium, Antioch University New England, Keene, NH, April 8, 2017.
“Cascadian Watershed Discipleship” paper presentation, Christ & Cascadia Conference, Seattle, WA, October 15, 2016.
“Christian Feminism for the 21st Century: a prophetic eco-praxis mash-up of tradition and culture that would cause my homesteader great-grandmother and earlier feminists to roll over in their graves,” paper presentation at the Christian Feminism Today conference in Indianapolis, IN, June 25, 2016.
“Developing an Ecotheology of Critical Hope,” poster presentation at 15th Annual Environmental Studies Student Research Symposium, Antioch University New England, Keene, NH, April 16, 2016.
“Developing an Ecotheology of Critical Hope,” poster presentation at Spirit of Sustainable Agriculture Conference, Harvard Divinity School, Cambridge, MA, March 31, 2016.
“Evangelicals, the Encyclical, & Earthcare,” a workshop at the Earth Care Summit, Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon, University of Portland, with Dan Brunner, Portland, OR, January 31, 2016.
“Wisdom and Love: a Theological Basis for Quaker Ecological Action,” with Rebecca Artinian-Kaiser, paper for the Quaker Studies Group, American Academy of Religion, Chicago, IL, November 2012.
Professional Presentations & Residencies:
“Quakers & the Eco-Reformation,” scholar in residence, Quaker Heritage Day, Berkeley Friends Church, Berkeley, CA, March 10, 2018. (Message “Stewards of the Vineyard” continues the theme during worship on March 11, 2018.)
“Creation Care as Social Justice,” Steinfeldt Peace Scholars Colloquium Lecture, George Fox University, September 25, 2017.
“Quakers & Creation Care: ecotheology and action from a Friends perspective,” Scholar in Residence, Reedwood Friends Church, April-May 2017.
“Environmental History of a Community Garden: getting to know the land that sustains us,” paper presentation to the Newberg Historical Society, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg, OR, February 23, 2016.
“Quaker Conscientious Objectors in the Civil War,” panel member, Artists Repertory Theatre‘s A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration, November 28, 2016.
“Being Neighbors with Muslims,” George Fox University Senior Capstone Lecture Series panelist, Newberg, OR, October 2010.
“A Challenge to All Friends,” New Voices Lecture Series, Beacon Hill Friends House, Boston, MA, May 2007.
“Biblical Basis for Peacemaking,” American Friends Service Committee Conference workshop, Spokane, WA, May 2005.
“Christian Perspectives on the Iraq War on the First Anniversary of the Invasion,” moderator, Yamhill Valley Peacemakers, broadcast by Yamhill County News Service, McMinnville, OR, October 2004.
“Christian Motivations for Creation Care,” guest lecture, Environmental Science, George Fox University, December 1, 2017.
“Environmental Justice,” guest lecture, Human Rights & Social Justice, George Fox University, November 16, 2017.
“Christian Motivations for Creation Care,” guest lecture, Environmental Science, George Fox University, April 17, 2017.
“Introduction to Ecotheology,” guest lecture, Contextual Theology, Guilford College, Guilford, NC, February 21, 2017.
“Environmental Justice: Impact on Human Development,” guest lecture, Human Behavior in the Social Environment, George Fox University, December 7, 2016.
“Environmental Justice,” guest lecture, Social Work Practice I, George Fox University, September 30, 2016.
“Spanish Mystics: Ignatius of Loyola, Teresa of Ávila, and John of the Cross,” Spiritual Writings of the Mystics guest lecture, Portland Seminary, Portland, OR, November 2015.
“Christian Earthkeeping & Global Development,” Liberal Arts & Critical Issues Senior Capstone Lecture Series, George Fox University, Newberg, OR, October 2015.
“Creation Theology for the 21st Century: Prophetic Ecotheology,” Creation Theology in the Bible guest lecture, Portland Seminary, Portland, OR, June 2014.
“Prophetic Imagination for Spiritual Life,” Spiritual Life guest lecture, Portland Seminary, Portland, OR, June 2014.
“Introduction to Hebrew Poetry & Its Uses in Ministry,” Introduction to Hebrew guest lecture, Portland Seminary, November 2013.
“Good News to the Poor: Socio-Economic Emphases in Luke-Acts,” Introduction to the New Testament guest lecture, Portland Seminary, Portland, OR, October 2013.
“Testimonies of Friends,” George Fox University History & Doctrine of Friends guest lecture, Newberg, OR, October 2012.
“Elizabeth Fry,” Portland Seminary History & Doctrine of Friends guest lecture, Portland, OR, June 2010.
Sermons & Christian Education:
“Quakers and the Eco-Reformation,” Camas Friends Church, Camas, WA, March 26, 2017.
“Spaceship Earth,” Peace Village course for grades 2-5, North Valley Friends, Newberg, OR, June 2016.
“Stewarding the Vineyard,” sermon at North Valley Friends Church, Newberg, OR, November 2015.
“Questioning Environmentalism,” sermon at Resonate Church, Sherwood, OR, October 2015.
“Stewarding Creation,” South Salem Friends Church traveling Friend series, Salem, OR, March 2015.
“Stewardship: taking our place in the order of God’s creation,” sermon at Reedwood Friends Church, Portland, OR, June 2013.
“Contemplating Grace,” Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theological Conference plenary speaker, Menucha Retreat & Conference Center, Corbett, OR, June 2012.
“Women in Ministry: Why?” workshop at Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, with Lynn Holt, Darla Samuelson, Noël Carey, Newberg, OR, July 2011.
“Immigration: What to Know, What to Do,” workshop at Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, with John Munson and Ángel Diaz, Newberg, OR, July 2010.
“Christian Quakers? Evangelical Friends Explained,” with Joel Bock, Princeton Monthly Meeting of Friends, Princeton, NJ, November 2006.