Our current political moment in the United States is characterized by division and polarization. What is the calling of faithful disciples of Christ to engage our culture and politics with justice and love during this time? Join us as Dr. Kristen Deede Johnson (Professor of Theology and Christian Formation, Western Theological Seminary) speaks to big questions of justice, God's vision for the world, and our calling as God's people within the world. A conversation will follow with Dr. Kristen Deede Johnson, Dr. Amy Black (Political Science), and Dr. Gregory Lee (Theology).
Kristen Deede Johnson (PhD, University of St. Andrews) is professor of theology and Christian formation at Western Theological Seminary in Holland, Michigan and an award-winning author. She teaches and writes in the areas of theology, discipleship, formation, culture, and political theory. In 2018, Kristen was named as one of 10 New or Lesser-Known Female Theologians Worth Knowing by Christianity Today.