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The Theological Education for Leadership (TEL) at Pacific School of Religion is honored to present popular author and church consultant Rev. Barbara J. Essex teaching a preaching class entitled “I’m Gonna Preach: Finding Voice in Church and World”.
Nationally recognized Christian religious leader, speaker, facilitator, and author who focuses on ecumenical ministry efforts for denominations, community organizations, congregations, colleges and seminaries in areas of clergy and vocational training and development, leadership support, cultural issues, social justice, biblical studies, and women's religious initiatives. Published 15+ books and articles reaching out to diverse audiences who respond with appreciative delight and acceptance. Uses collaborative and appreciative inquiry tools to bring appropriate solutions to parishes, seminaries, higher education, and denominational settings.Rev. Essex will provide tremendous insight into historical and contemporary issues related to proclamation in worship.