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Alumni/ae

Alumni/ae
December 6, 2018

on the edge

Let me tell you, as someone in my professional field (Construction Management), “I went to seminary” isn’t something I say very often.  And I don’t think I’ve ever said: “I…
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Alumni/ae
December 6, 2018

I am the gift

Years ago, I volunteered as a Christmas elf, visiting elders in care facilities. We were given a button to wear stating “I Am the Gift,” and I thought “yes, this…
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Alumni/ae
November 29, 2018

Advent & growing your church

Since I first landed at PSR ten years ago, Advent has taken on a vastly richer meaning than the “holiday hustle and bustle” I had always known. I also find…
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Alumni/ae
November 29, 2018

Sensing the Currents

It was a fall orientation event for new students at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley. The year was 1978, and I arrived as a first-year student at PSR. We…
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Alumni/ae Council
March 6, 2018

Diana Becton (MTS ’15)

El Sobrante, CA Judge Becton attended Oakland Public Schools, and earned a Masters of Theological Studies at Pacific School of Religion (2015). Judge Diana Becton is a Superior Court Judge…
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Alumni/ae Council
March 6, 2018

Kent Gilbert (MDiv ’91)

Berea, Kentucky Kent Gilbert is an ordained pastor in the United Church of Christ who has served churches in Idaho, Oregon, and Kentucky. He has served as Lead Pastor of Union…
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