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Church Internship: Reflection #1

So I did not expect the first challenge of my field placement to be simply setting up a meeting with my teaching pastors to meet with them and begin to talk about my work at Hyde Park Union Church (heretofore … Continue reading

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Back in Chicago, September 2010

Back in Chicago after traveling in India and Nepal for 3 months.  Things are good.  Yesterday turned into the first beautiful day since I’ve been back, and I went downtown and met up with my friend Lauren, which was great!!!  … Continue reading

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The Eco-Feminist

Thandiwe Gobledale Feminist Theory and Theology May 28, 2010 The Eco-Feminist Even today, with the numerous changes that have occurred with regards to gender norms and the dramatic increase in opportunities available to women, only a fraction of the world’s … Continue reading

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What is Public Theology?

Thandiwe Gobledale The Public Church in America March 18, 2010 What is Public Theology? Possibilities for Corporate Reflection on and Response to Sin In our society, the lines between public and private often blur.  We struggle as a nation to … Continue reading

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and the crocuses proclaim in purple hues that spring is here

03.09.10 Hello to all! It has been such a long time since I have written.  The winter seems to have mostly passed me by, though I have no doubt that Chicago has one last cold spell, perhaps even a snow … Continue reading

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My First Sermon Ever: “Made in the Image of God”

Thandiwe Gobledale February 24, 2010 “Made in the image of God” A reading from Genesis 1 verses 26-27, a selection “26 Then God said, ‘Let us make humankind in our image, according to our likeness… 27 So God created humankind … Continue reading

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here we are

October 21, 2009 Jonathan Hi.  How are you this day?  Let’s see…..  What can I speak of?  Today was a beautiful beautiful day – I got my Hebrew test back and did well on it.  And then spent some time … Continue reading

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The eve of 25

June 6, 2009 Dear Mum and Dad, Hi!  Ah life.  I am so happy and settled and busy.  There’s so much to do and the time just seems full full full with all that is right in front of me.  … Continue reading

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Kathmandu Strikes, June 2008

 It has been a while since I’ve been in touch.  I’m sitting in an internet cafe in the heart of Kathmandu, listening to people saw, hammer and sand wood as they renovate the cafe.  The city is in the midst … Continue reading

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