CLGS proudly announces our Fall 2020 Lavender Lunch Series | All Lunches will be held ONLINE

Celebrating the Ministries of PSR Alums

Tuesday, 15 September 2020 | 12:10pm (Pacific Time) |ONLINE at

Nicole Santamaría, CSSC, MAST: Ministry at El/La Para TransLatinas

International activist, art therapist, and educator Nicole Santamaría will speak about their current ministry as Executive Director of El/La Para TransLatinas, a Bay Area organization that has served the Translatina community for over 25 years.



Tuesday, 29 September 2020 | 12:10pm (Pacific Time) |ONLINE at

Rev. Roland Stringfellow, CSR, MDiv, DMin: Sacred Activism

The Coordinator of the CLGS African American Roundtable will explore “sacred activism” as a vocation to work for justice.  Rooted in our current realities and also building upon past movements of resistance and activism, sacred activism can lead us to a future grounded in hope.



Tuesday, 13 October 2020 | 12:10pm (Pacific Time) |ONLINE at

Rowan Queathem, CSR, MTS: From Seminary to Student Affairs

Rowan Queathem (they/he) will speak about their current ministry as the Assistant Director of Diversity & Inclusion at New England College in New Hampshire.



Tuesday, 10 November 2020 | 12:10pm (Pacific Time)|ONLINE at

CLGS Staff: Ministry In A Time of Pandemic: Continuing the Conversation

This lunch continues a discussion begun last Spring on pastoral ministry during a time of pandemic.  CLGS staff members who serve in a variety of pastoral settings will share their experiences of ministry in this ongoing worldwide health crisis.




Tuesday, 1 December 2020 | 12:10pm (Pacific Time) |ONLINE at

Blyth Barnow, MDiv: Harm Reduction as Queer Ministry

Blyth Barnow, Harm Reduction Faith Manager for Faith In Public Life Ohio and founder of Femminary, speaks about their ministry as rooted in the Gospel call to healing, justice, and unconditional love.