Making time to worship

Sandra Van Opstal talks the power of community and God

The Rev. Sandra Van Opstal, the executive pastor at Grace and Peace Community Church in Chicago, never expected the emotional toll that being a member for the Christian movement would have on her. As someone who has long studied the movement, acquiring both a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree, she considers herself to be […]

Celebrating Reformation

Open choir commemorates departed souls

Esther Chung Kim, associate professor of religious studies at Claremont Mckenna College, believes that Luther’s efforts to persuade officials to invest in poor children’s education stems from the fact that his attempts were often denied. At a young age, she had committed to learning Korean, her family believing the best way was to learn through […]