Published Works and Presentations

Published Work:

“Recovering the Imago Dei for Girls” an ongoing blog series that focuses on seeing and naming the image of God in girls. Published by The Institute of Youth Ministry at Princeton Theological Seminary.

“Becoming a Welcoming Church and How Youth Can Help,” International Journal of Urban Transformation 1, no.1 (October 2016): 109

“A Way Forward: Nurturing the Imagination at the Intersection of Race, Class, Gender, and Age,” Religious Education 111, no.4 (July-September 2016): 415.

“Parachurch Children’s Organization” and “Parachurch College Ministries.” In Encyclopedia of Christian Education, ed. George Thomas Kurian and Mark A Lamport (Lanham, MD: Roman and Littlefield Publishers, 2015)

“Delores Carpenter” Christian Educators of the 20th Century http://www.talbot.edu/ce20/educators/protestant/delores_carpenter/

“Revealed or Concealed? God’s Self Revelation in Worship, Prayer, and Community,”  The Journal for Student Ministries 1, no.1 (July/August 2006)

 Hidden Tricks, Real God: A Conversation with Illusionist Brock Gill”  The Journal for Student Ministries 1, no.1 (July/August 2006)you

“Cross-Cultural Communications: Caring for Kids from Different Backgrounds,” Youthworker Journal. September/October 2003

“Part of the Village: The Kinship Model,”Youthworker Journal. March/April 2003

“Being ‘Left Behind”: College-Aged but Still Local,”Youthworker Journal. July/August 2002

 

PRESENTATIONS

“A Way Forward: Nurturing the Imagination at the Intersection of Race, Class, Gender, and Age” presented at the Annual Meeting of Religious Education Association: An Association of Professionals, Practitioners, and Researchers in Religious Education, Atlanta, GA, November 2015.

“Beyond Pink and Blue: Youth Ministry and Gender” presented at the CEF (Christians Engaged in Faith Formation) annual meeting, Nashville, TN, October 2014.

“Intergenerational Mentoring” presented at the CEF (Christians Engaged in Faith Formation) annual meeting, Nashville, TN, October 2014.

“When My Story Becomes Our Story: Intergenerational and Reciprocal Mentoring as a Form of Youth Ministry” presented at the Princeton Youth Forum, Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, NJ, April, 2014.

“Theological Imagination as a Starting Point of Youth Ministry” presented at “The Summit” sponsored by The Youth Cartel, Atlanta, GA, November, 2013

“Walking Through the Identity Mine Fields with Teenage Girls” presented at the Princeton Youth Forum, Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, NJ, April, 2011

“No Longer! Galatians 3:26-29 as a Foundation for an Emancipatory Ecclesiology and Religious Education with and for Working Class Girls of Color” presented at the Annual Meeting of Religious Education Association: An Association of Professionals, Practitioners, and Researchers in Religious Education, Dallas, TX, November, 2009.