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Sergio De La Mora

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MIGUEL DE LA TORRE

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MARK LABBERTON

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Karol Ladd

Best-selling author Karol Ladd offers lasting hope and biblical truth to women around the world through her positive book series. A gifted communicator and dynamic leader, Karol is founder and president of Positive Life Principles, Inc, a resource …

J. H. Laenen

J. H. Laenen is a specialist in Jewish mysticism. Along with his qualifications in Semitic languages and cultures from the University of Leiden, he also has a degree in Spanish language and literature from the University of …

Jessica Lagrone

Jessica LaGrone is an acclaimed pastor, teacher, speaker, and writer whose engaging communication style endears her to her audiences. Currently she is Pastor of Worship at The Woodlands United Methodist Church in The Woodlands, Texas, a …

Robert Laha

Robert Laha is Pastor and Head of Staff at The Old Presbyterian Meeting House in Alexandria, Virginia. He has served churches in Tennessee, Virginia, and Louisiana.

Chris Lamb

Chris Lamb is Professor of Journalism at Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis and is the author and editor of several books on sports, race, and the media, including Blackout: The Untold Story of Jackie Robinson's First …

Zeta T. Lamberson

Zeta T. Lamberson is Associate Pastor for Administration and Christian Education at Macland Presbyterian Church in Powder Springs, Georgia.

Anne Lamott

Anne Lamott is the best-selling author of several novels and non-fiction works, including Hard Laughter, Rosie, Crooked Little Heart, Operating Instructions, and Traveling Mercies. Her biweekly …

Karen Lampe

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Sarah Heaner Lancaster

Sarah Heaner Lancaster is Professor in the Werner Chair of Theology at the Methodist Theological School in Ohio. Her most recent book is Pursuit of Happiness: Blessing and Fulfillment in Christian Faith.

Serge Lancel

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Bimba Landmann

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Christy Lang

Christy Lang is Associate Pastor for Christian Education and Discipleship at The Brick Presbyterian Church in New York City. She is originally from Washington State.

Gregory E. Lang

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Rebecca Bradburn Langer

Rebecca Bradburn Langer is Director of the Supervised Practice of Spiritual Direction for the Diploma in the Art of Spiritual Direction (DASD) program at San Francisco Theological Seminary in San Anselmo, California. She is an …

Andy & Sally Langford

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Andy Langford

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Jeremy Langford

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MICHAEL LANGFORD

Michael Langford is professor emeritus of philosophy and bioethics at Memorial University of Newfoundland.

David W. Lankshear

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Jacqueline E. Lapsley

Jacqueline E. Lapsley is Associate Professor of Old Testament at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey. She is the author of Whispering the Word: Hearing Women's Stories in the Old Testament. and Can These …

Timothy Larsen

Timothy Larsen is Carolyn and Fred McManis Professor of Christian Thought at Wheaton College.

Luke Larson

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Nick Larson

Nick Larson is associate minister at Broadway Christian Church in Columbia, Missouri.

Emmanuel Y. Lartey

Emmanuel Y. Lartey is Professor of Pastoral Theology, Care and Counselling at Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta. He is interested in pastoral care, counseling, and theology in different cultural contexts, with …

Cleophus J. LaRue

Cleophus J. LaRue is Francis Landey Patton Professor of Homiletics at Princeton Theological Seminary. He is one of the most highly visible members of the homiletics guild and a frequent speaker at denominational and educational events. …

Gordon W. Lathrop

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Theresa F. Latini

Theresa F. Latini is the George Weinman Chair of Pastoral Theology and Ministry at Luther Seminary and Parish Associate at Lake Nokomis Presbyterian Church in Minneapolis. An ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), she is …

Greg Laurie

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Philip Law

Philip Law is the former UK Publishing Director for Westminster John Knox Press, and has worked as an editor for SPCK, Lion, and Continuum.

William Law

William Law (1686-1761) was an influential thinker and writer of the post-Reformation era. Law's most famous work, A Serious Call to a Devout and Holy Life, has been read and studied by generations of readers.

ERIC H.F. LAW

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Edwina Lawler

Edwina Lawler is Professor Emerita at Drew University, where she taught German for 44 years. A Fulbright Scholar at Tbingen, she is an experienced translator of Friedrich Schleiermacher, Dorothea Schlegel, and David Friedrich Strauss.

Brother Lawrence

Brother Lawrence was born Nicholas Herman in the Lorraine region of France. As a young man, he fought in the Thirty Years' War before joining the Carmelite order in Paris as a monk at the age of 24.

MEL LAWRENZ

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Sarah Lawson

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Caroline Leach

Caroline Leach is Associate Pastor of Oakhurst Presbyterian Church in Decatur, Georgia.

Jane Leach

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Karen Lebacqz

Karen Lebacqz is Robert Gordon Sproul Professor Emeritus of Theological Ethics at the Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California.

Boyung Lee

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Cameron Lee

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Justin Lee

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Lonna Chang-Ren Lee

Lonna Chang-Ren Lee is a youth director, writer, editor, speaker, and minister in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). She lives with her husband, the Rev. Chuck Goodman, and daughter Ruby and Westie puppy Gilead in Mount Pleasant, …

Unzu Lee

Unzu Lee is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). She served as Coordinator for Women's Advocacy in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) from 1994 to 2000. She is currently working with the Presbyterian Women …

James Leehan

James Leehan is an Episcopal priest with advanced degrees in divinity, counseling, social work, and social ethics. He works primarily with traumatized adults and has written and lectured on domestic violence.

Simon Legasse

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Marilyn J. Legge

Marilyn J. Legge is Associate Professor of Christian Ethics at Emmanuel College, Victoria University, University of Toronto in Canada. She has chaired the United Church of Canada's Theology and Faith Committee, is a Past President of …

Paul L. Lehmann

Paul Lehman taught for many years at Harvard Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts and at Union Theological Seminary in New York City.

Marista Leishman

MARISTA LEISHMAN, highly acclaimed author of My Father - Reith of the BBC, which was shortlisted as Saltire Award Book Of The Year, tells the story of her great great grandfather, the fascinating influences of the time and, above all, the …

John H. Leith

John H. Leith was Professor Emeritus of Theology at Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education until his death in 2002. He is the author of a number of books, including Basic Christian Doctrine, …

KEVIN LEMAN

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Kristin LeMay

Kristin LeMay studied at Harvard Divinity School and Harvard Graduate School of Arts & Sciences. She teaches writing at Ohio University in the Appalachian foothills.

Niels Peter Lemche

Niels Peter Lemche is Professor in the Department for Biblical Exegesis at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark. He is the Founding Editor of the Scandinavian Journal of the Old Testament and the author of numerous …

Felicity Leng

FELICITY LENG is an artist, teacher and writer. Educated at the Slade School of Fine Art and in Paris, she has exhibited widely and has taught art and languages in France and England. She currently lives in France.

Madeleine L'Engle

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Bill J. Leonard

Bill J. Leonard is Chair of Church History in the Divinity School at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He is the author or editor of a number of books, including A Dictionary of Baptists in America, …

James Lepard

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Andrew D. Lester

Andrew D. Lester was Professor Emeritus of Pastoral Theology and Pastoral Counseling at Brite Divinity School in Fort Worth, Texas. He is the author of several books, including Hope in Pastoral Care and Counseling, Pastoral …

Judith L. Lester

Judith L. Lester is a clinical member of the American Association of Marraige and Family Therapists and a licensed therapist in Texas.

Jon D. Levenson

Jon D. Levenson is Albert A. List Professor of Jewish Studies at Harvard Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is the author of many books, including Resurrection and the Restoration of Israel: The Ultimate Victory of the God …

Amy-Jill Levine

Amy-Jill Levine is E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Professor of New Testament Studies and Professor of Jewish Studies at Vanderbilt University. For more details on the parables, see her Short Stories by Jesus: The Enigmatic Parables of …

Jack Levison

Jack Levison teaches at Seattle Pacific University. The author of many books and articles, he has won major national and international awards for his scholarship. Scot McKnight, author of The Jesus Creed, called Levison's Filled with the …

John R. Levison

John R. Levison is Professor of New Testament at Seattle Pacific University in Seattle, Washington. He is the author of Filled with the Spirit and coeditor of Return to Babel: Global Perspectives on the Bible.

Ann Lewin

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Ann Lewin

Ann Lewinÿÿis an accomplished poet and writer who is much in demand as a retreat leader. Sheÿÿwas a secondary schoolÿÿteacherÿÿ(RE and English) for 27 years, andÿÿlaterÿÿWelfare Advisor for International Students at the University of …

Bonnie Sue Lewis

Bonnie Sue Lewis is Associate Professor of Mission and Native American Christianity at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa.

C. S. Lewis

C. S. Lewis was a prolific writer of fiction, religious essays, and literary criticism. An enduringly popular author, Lewis was ranked eleventh on The Times list of "The 50 Greatest British Writers Since 1945." Lewis's books …

Michael Lewis

Michael Lewis is currently a contributing editor to Vanity Fair. He is the bestselling author of Liar's Poker, The New New Thing, Moneyball, The Blind Side, Panic, Home Game and The Big Short.

Thomas Lewis

Thomas Lewis is a former pastor of Commerce Presbyterian Church in Commerce, Georgia.

GREGG LEWIS

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Elizabeth Liebert

Elizabeth Liebert is Professor of Spiritual Life at San Francisco Theological Seminary in San Anselmo, California. She is former Dean of the Seminary and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and a member of the Sisters of the Holy Names of …

Judith M. Lieu

Judith M. Lieuis Lady Margaret's Professor of Divinity at the University of Cambridge in England. She is the author of numerous books on early Christian identity and a former editor of the journal, New Testament Studies.

Gary W. Light

Gary W. Light has served as professor of biblical studies and as a pastor in Peru and the United States. He is currently a freelance writer living in South Carolina.

JAMES LIMBURG

James Limburg is Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Tod Linafelt

Tod Linafelt is Professor of Biblical Literature in the Theology Department at Georgetown University.

George A. Lindbeck

George A. Lindbeck is Pitkin Professor Emeritus of Historical Theology at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. He is the author of several books, including The Church in a Postliberal Age.

Tod Lindberg

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Eileen W. Linder

Eileen W. Linder is the Deputy General Secretary of Research and Planning at the National Council of Churches U.S.A. She is also a Presbyterian minister.

Mike Linder

Mike Linder is a Catholic priest with the Catholic Diocese of Knoxville, Tennesee, where he has served for over twenty years.

Susan Hill Lindley

Susan Hill Lindley was Professor of Religion at St. Olaf's College in Northfield, Minnesota. She authored You Have Stept Out of Your Place: A History of Women and Religion in America.

Eileen W. Lindner

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Art Lindsley

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Michael L. Lindvall

Michael L. Lindvall is Senior Pastor of Brick Presbyterian Church in New York City and has previously served as pastor to congregations in Ann Arbor, Michigan and Northport, Long Island. He is the author of What Did Jesus Do? A …

Tim Ling

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Tim Ling

Tim Ling is National Adviser for Continuing Ministerial Development at Church House.

Walter L. Lingle

Walter L. Lingle, a Presbyterian minister and educator, served as President of Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina from 1929-1941.

Jan G. Linn

Jan G. Linn is co-Pastor of Spirit of Joy Christian Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Previously he was Chaplain at Lynchburg College in Virginia and Director of Field Education at Lexington Theological Seminary in Kentucky. He is the …

Richard Lints

Richard Lints is Andrew Mutch Distinguished Professor of Theology at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in South Hamilton, Massachusetts.

Andrew Linzey

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Andrew Linzey

Andrew Linzey is an Anglican priest, a theologian, a writer, and is internationally known as an authority on Christianity and animals. He is a member of the Faculty of Theology at the University of Oxford, and holds the world's first …

Julius J. Lipner

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B. Diane Lipsett

B. Diane Lipsett is Assistant Professor of Religion at Salem College in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Specializing in literary analysis of early Christian texts, Lipsett is the author of Desiring Conversion: Hermas, Thecla, …

Richard Lischer

Richard Lischer is James T. and Alice Mead Cleland Professor of Preaching at Duke Divinity School. He is the author of several books, including Open Secrets: A Memoir of Faith and Discovery and Stations of the Heart: Parting with …

Kate Litchfield

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Flora Litt

Flora Litt is currently the Program Manager at the Lowville Prayer Centre. She is a practitioner and teacher of therapeutic touch and of spirituality, prayer and meditative practices.

Sara Little

Sara Little was Professor of Christian Education at Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education in Richmond, Virginia. She was the first woman professor at Union. Little wrote many articles and books, …

Syd Little

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Richard Littledale

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Mark Littleton

Mark Littleton is President of Winsun Literary Agency in Gladstone, Missouri. He is a former pastor and youth pastor, and the author of over eighty books.

Matt Litton

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Amy Lively

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DAVID A. LIVERMORE

David A. Livermore, (Ph.D., Michigan State University), is executive director of the Global Learning Center at Grand Rapids Theological Seminary and is cofounder of Intersect, a ministry that provides leadership training and consulting to …

Trevor Lloyd

TREVOR LLOYD was a member of the Church of England's Liturgical Commission and helped to develop the Common Worship Pastoral Services. Formerly the Archdeacon of Barnstaple, in retirement he chairs Children's Hospice South West, a major …

SALLY LLOYD-JONES

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Patricia Lloyd-Sidle

Patricia Lloyd-Sidle serves as a mission co-worker for the Worldwide Ministries Division of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). She is the Regional Liaison for the Caribbean, with special attention to Cuba and the Caribbean-North …

William Loader

William Loader, FAHA, is a Professorial Research Fellow of the Australian Research Council, based at Murdoch University, Perth, Australia. He is engaged in research on attitudes toward sexuality in Judaism and Christianity in the …

Ann Loades

Ann Loades is Professor Emeritus of Theology at Durham University in England.

Ann Loades

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Ross Lockart

Ross Lockhart is a pastor with a passion for a "practical divinity" that helps people connect God's story with their contemporary context. He has ministered with congregations in Manitoba, Nova Scotia, and northwestern and southern …

James Loney

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D. Stephen Long

D. Stephen Long is Professor of Theology at Marquette University. He is the author of a number of books including John Wesley's Moral Theology: The Quest for God and Goodness; Speaking of God: Theology, Language, and Truth; …

Gavin Long

Gavin Long is a businessman, pastor, and theologian. While establishing a career as a mergers and acquisitions professional, he and his wife Emily and their children have joined in ministry with other families in northern Virginia to rediscover the …

Kimberly Bracken Long

Kimberly Bracken Long is Associate Professor of Worship at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia. She is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and a leading expert in liturgy. Long is the coeditor of …

Michael G. Long

Michael G. Long is Associate Professor of Religious Studies and Peace and Conflict Studies at Elizabethtown College and is the author or editor of several books on civil rights, religion and politics, and peacemaking in mid-century …

Thomas G. Long

Thomas G. Long is the Bandy Professor of Preaching Emeritus at Candler Theological School, Emory University. He is a world-renowned preacher and was named by Time magazine as one of the most effective preachers in the English …

V. Philips Long

V. Philips Long is Professor of Old Testament at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Edward LeRoy Long, Jr.

Edward LeRoy Long Jr. is Pearsall Professor Emeritus of Christian Ethics and Theology of Culture at Drew University in Madison, New Jersey. He is the author of several books, including A Survey of Christian Ethics, A Survey …

Bruce W. Longenecker

Bruce W. Longenecker is Professor of Religion and W. W. Melton Chair of the Religion Department at Baylor University in Waco, Texas. He is a member of the Editorial Board for the Journal for the Study of the New Testament.

Sandra P. Longfellow

Sarah P. Longfellow is a spiritual director in private practice in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Bradley J. Longfield

Bradley J. Longfield is Dean and Professor of Church History at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary. He is the author of The Presbyterian Controversy: Fundamentalists, Modernists, and Moderates.

Tremper Longman III

Tremper Longman III is the Robert H. Gundry Professor of Biblical Studies at Westmont College in Santa Barbara, California.

W. Merle Longwood

W. Merle Longwood is Professor of Religious Studies at Siena College in Loudonville, New York.

Gabrielle Lord

Gabrielle Lord is an award-winning crime novelist of international repute. Her gripping novels--Fortress; Whipping Boy; Salt; Bones; The Sharp End; Feeding the Demons; Baby Did a Bad, …

Sue Lou

Sue Lou is a Christian education consultant in Houston, Texas. She has been a leader and curriculum writer in the areas of children's, youth, and women's ministries in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A) and is a partner in Sharing Tree …

Loree Lough

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Jean Floyd Love

Jean Floyd Love is a certified Christian Educator and consultant. She is retired Director of Children's Ministry at Myer's Park Presbyterian Church in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Shawn Lovejoy

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Robin W. Lovin

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Ben Lowe

Ben Lowe is Director of Young Adult Ministries for the Evangelical Environmental Network, where he promotes creation care as Christian discipleship among various organizations, colleges and universities.

Joseph E. Lowery

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Eugene L. Lowry

Eugene L. Lowry is William K. McElvaney Professor of Preaching Emeritus at Saint Paul School of Theology in Kansas City, Missouri.

James S. Lowry

James S. Lowry is a Presbyterian pastor. He is a contributor to Hope for the World: Mission in a Global Context.

Max Lucado

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Gerd Ludemann

Gerd Ludemann is Professor of New Testament at the University of Gottingen in Germany and Director of the Institute of Early Christian Studies. He taught for several years at Vanderbilt Divinity School and has authored several works …

Mark Ludy

Mark is an author and illustrater of a number of children's books as well as being a regular speaker in schools. He currently lives on the road with his family. At a young age Mark loved to draw... draw on everything ...and anything. He never would …

Alan Luff

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Donald A. Luidens

Donald A. Luidens is Professor of Sociology at Hope College in Holland, Michigan. He is coeditor of Reformed Encounters with Modernity: Perspectives from Three Continents.

Adair T. Lummis

Adair T. Lummis is Faculty Associate in Research at the Hartford Institute for Religion Research in Hartford, Connecticut. She is a sociologist of religion who for over twenty years has been engaged in studies on clergy and ethnic …

Sarah Catherine Lund

Sarah Griffith Lund has served churches in Brooklyn, New York, Minneapolis, Minnesota and New Smyrna Beach, Florida and is a Regional Minister for the United Church of Christ in Florida. Sarah is a graduate of Trinity University, Princeton …

Mary Lundquist

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Robert D. Lupton

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Ira C. Lupu

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Martin Luther

Martin Luther (1483-1546) was a German theologian and author. Luther instigated the Protestant Reformation when he posted his Ninety-five Theses at the Castle Church in Wittenberg in 1517, and his influence continues into the …

Agustina Luvis-Nunez

Agustina Luvis- N£¤ez es ministra ordenada de la Iglesia Defensores de la fe Cristiana de Puerto Rico y Catedr tica Asistente en el Seminario Evang‚lico de Puerto Rico.

THOMAS LYNCH

Thomas Lynch is a Licensed Funeral Director and the author of several books of nonfiction and poetry. His book, The Undertaking: Life Studies from the Dismal Trade, won an American Book Award and was a finalist for the National …

K. Brynolf Lyon

K. Brynolf Lyon is Professor of Practical Theology and Pastoral Care at Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is also a licensed mental health counselor and a consultant to congregations and not-for-profit …

Gabe Lyons

Gabe Lyons is the author of The Next Christians: The Good News About the End of Christian America and the founder of Q-a learning community that mobilizes Christians to advance the common good in society. Additionally, he is the coauthor of …

Carol E. Lytch

Carol E. Lytch is Assistant Executive Director of the Association of Theological Schools in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She coordinated the Lilly Endowment programs for Strengthening Congregational Leadership through the Fund for …

Stephens G. Lytch

Stephens G. Lytch is a Presbyterian teaching elder in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He has enjoyed training and working with ruling elders for many years.