By Jonathan Morgan
Our alum, Judge Martha E. Bellinger joins IVAMS, one of Southern California’s’ leading Alternative Dispute Resolution firms.
Read more about her involvement here: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/3/prweb10543591.htm
Reverend Dr. Jung Sun Oh, pastor of the Bethany First UMC Church and BU alumnus, recently published an article, “Debating is Over: Time to Act Boldly.” It has been posted in his conference website and websites of National MFSA (Methodist Federation of Social Action) and New England Chapter MFSA. It is also available here: Debate is Over.
In other news, Rev. Dr. Jung Sun Oh has started a website in honor of his wife and children: http://koreanonearth.com/
He is celebrating 28 years of marriage, 23 years of ministry in the US and
16 years of theological education (MTS in Seoul Korea and Emory and Boston University)
and 26 years of my theological works. He thanks God for his family and God’s grace.
Recently Donald Messer visited the Philippines and conducted several workshops on HIV and AIDS. It is one of only seven countries identified by UNAIDS where HIV is increasing rapidly. Read the story he wrote based on his experiences there, here.
Reverend Cheryl Harris recently was installed as the new pastor at First Baptist Church in Attleboro. Read about her historic welcome here.
Basil Considine recently completed a new play: The Abortion Bomb. It has been accepted for a theater festival in Philadelphia and you can read more about it in the press release.
Rev. Kate Wilkinson is settling in as the new minister at the Unitarian Universalist Meeting House of Provincetown, MA. She comes to Provincetown after serving as a community minister at the Unitarian Universalist Urban Ministry in Roxbury. Prior to that, she was a ministerial intern at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Wellesley Hills, a hospital chaplain, and a social action coordinator for the Mass Bay District UU Churches.
Here’s a new article about Bishop Richard Malone and the work he has done in Portland, Maine. Find the article here.
Rev. John C. Brink has been named the new senior pastor at Dennis Union Church. For more information about the journey that brought him to this position, check out this wonderful article about his new appointment.
In June 2012, Julie Todd graduated from the University of Denver and Iliff School of Theology with a PhD in Religious and Theological Studies. This fall she will begin teaching at Iliff as Affiliate Faculty for Justice and Peace Studies.