Welcome Sue Park

Welcome Sue Park

The Office for Advancement and Communications and the Office for International Relations welcomes our newest staff member, Rev. Dr. Sue K. Park, ’17. An ordained Presbyterian, pastor and scholar, Sue brings a depth of experience, leadership, and scholarly inquiry to the Director of Donor Relations and Stewardship position. She says, “I love stories. If there [...]

2019-05-20T21:25:43+00:00May 20th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Commencement 2019

Schedule Of Events Monday, May 20th Events 11:30am – Luncheon with Faculty . All graduates are invited to join the faculty and the President on the Haddon/Klein Patio . 1:30pm – Commencement Rehearsal will be held on the Chapel lawn. All graduates who intend to participate in commencement are expected to attend rehearsal. 3:00pm – Community Celebration. (More [...]

2019-03-18T23:03:34+00:00May 20th, 2019|0 Comments

Congratulations to This Year’s CST Distinguished Alumni/ae

Congratulations to this year’s Distinguished Alumni/ae Award honorees. We are proud of the love and justice each of our alumni/ae expresses in the world. Indeed, graduates of CST are the embodiment of hope in a world rife with division. For our Distinguished Alumni/ae Award, we seek nominations from alumni/ae, faculty, and staff to find people [...]

2019-05-07T22:40:22+00:00May 7th, 2019|Alumni/ae News, News|0 Comments

An Uncommon Collaboration

Usually CST’s Distinguished Alumni/ae Award honors one person. But Rev. Al Lopez (MDiv,’15), Rev. Nora Jacob (MDiv,’14), and Rev. Stephen Yorba Patten (MDiv,’16) are not living out their ministries in the usual way. All three were recently ordained as Disciples of Christ clergy, working toward ministerial partner standing in the United Church of Christ (UCC), [...]

2019-05-07T22:18:50+00:00May 7th, 2019|Alumni/ae News, News|0 Comments

Living into the Brand Promise

Rev. Steve Horswill-Johnston is a four-time Emmy-winning communications executive who serves as the Chief Communications Officer for Discipleship Ministries, an international agency of The United Methodist Church. Based in Nashville, Steve developed the official brand promise of The United Methodist Church: “Open Hearts. Open Minds. Open Doors,” as well as created and produced “Chuck Knows [...]

2019-05-07T22:38:28+00:00May 7th, 2019|Alumni/ae News, News|0 Comments

A Call for Heretics and Edge-Dwellers

Rev. Dr. Dottie Escobedo-Frank grew up on the mission-field in Nogales, Arizona and Mexico and has devoted her life to community. Serving as a social worker for 15 years, then as an ordained deacon, and currently as an elder in The United Methodist Church, Dottie works tirelessly to lead the church into new life. She [...]

2019-05-14T17:21:25+00:00May 7th, 2019|Alumni/ae News, News|0 Comments

The 8th Annual Bonhoeffer Festival

Hosted by: The Center for Lutheran Studies at Claremont School of Theology Thursday April 11th 2019 Theme: “Who is Christ for us today?” Keynote Speaker: Dr. Larry Rasmussen Professor Emeritus of Social Ethics, Union Theological Seminary Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Reality and Resistance (2005); Bonhoeffer: His Significance for North Americans with Renate Bethge, (2016) ); Earth-Honoring [...]

2019-04-05T16:20:32+00:00April 11th, 2019|0 Comments