‘Imagination is a parent of change. The seminar will resource participants to re imagine Church and Theology from a non Western perspective.
Dr. Randy Woodley, PhD is an activist/scholar, distinguished speaker, teacher and wisdom keeper who addresses a variety of issues concerning American culture, faith/spirituality, justice, race/diversity, regenerative farming, our relationship with the earth and Indigenous realities. His expertise has been sought in national venues such as Time Magazine, The Huffington Post and Christianity Today. Dr. Woodley currently serves as Distinguished Professor of Faith and Culture and Director of Intercultural and Indigenous Studies at George Fox University/Portland Seminary. Dr. Woodley is a legal descendant of the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians. He and his wife Edith, (Eastern Shoshone tribal member) have been serving their Indigenous communities for over 30 years.
Woodley’s books include Decolonizing Evangelicalism: An 11:59pm Conversation (Wipf & Stock), The Harmony Tree: A Story of Healing and Community, 2016 (Friesen Press), Shalom and the Community of Creation: An Indigenous Vision, 2012 (Eerdmans) and Living in Color: Embracing God’s Passion for Ethnic Diversity, 2004 (IVP). He has authored numerous book chapters and contributed essays and articles in compilations.
The Seminar consists of an Address by Dr Randy Woodley followed by group discussion and a plenary where participants will engage directly with Dr Randy Woodley.’
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