Topical Speakers / Preachers Bureau Info

Buddhist-Christianity
Speaker: The Rev. Dr. Robert Shore-Goss
Topics: "Being a Contemplative in Liberation"
Robert Shore-Goss

GrayCreation Care & Climate Change
Speaker: The Rev. Gray Fitzgerald
Topic: "Being Humbled by a Black-eyed Susan" (A Sermon/Message)
Gray Fitzgerald


Environmental Spirituality
Speaker: The Rev. Dr. Robert Shore-Goss
Topics: "Becoming a Creation Justice Church in the UCC"; "Ecology is at the Heart of Our Faith"; "Reading the Bible from Creation-Centered Perspective"; "Animist Liberation Christianity"; and "Nature as a Spiritual Practice"
Robert Shore-Goss


Human Rights

Speaker: Janet Simmon
Topic: "Stories from the Forced Removal of American Native Tribes and Palestinian Arabs"
(An Interactive Workshop)
Janet Simmon


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Speaker: Nancy Pierpont (Pape)
Topic: "Standing with Our Immigrant Neighbor"
(A 90 minute Workshop or Worship Leadership with a 15 minute sermon on immigration)
Nancy Pierpont (Pape)


Palestinian Life under Israeli Occupation
Speakers: Revs. John & Faye Buttrick
Topic: Personal Experiences In Palestine, Palestine Kairos Document, UCC Resolution on Israel/Palestine
(Small Group Presentations or Worship Leadership)
John & Faye Buttrick


Queer Theology

Speaker: The Rev. Dr. Robert Shore-Goss
Topics: "Queering the Bible: A Practicum in Intersectional, Liberative Readings" and "The History of Queer Theology"
Robert Shore-Goss


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Speaker: Gerri Cannon
Topic: "Why Open and Affirming Churches are important!"
Gerri Cannon


Women's Prison Ministry
Speaker: The Rev. Beth Richeson
Topic: Facilitating Connections between Incarcerated Women and Local Congregations
Beth Richeson