Thinker in Residence 2012 -

Rev Dr Donna Schaper
    Judson Memorial Church, New York

During the first weeks of June the Rev Dr Donna Schaper, senior minister at Judson Memorial Church NY, was our thinker in residence for 2012 at Pilgrim Uniting Church. She was joined by her husband, Warren Goldstein, Professor of History, University of Hartford. She was our guest preacher at two services and, with Warren, ran a Masterclass in Public Ministry.
She was also a guest speaker in a number of other public forums; including a visit to the Morialta Community garden with Costa from the ABC Gardening program (pictured below) as well as a guest with Peter Goers on ABC Radio 891.

The following sessions are available as audio downloads in mp3 format.

Sermon preached at Pilgrim; 11.00am, Sunday 10 June 2012 21:38 [7.4Mb]

Sermon preached at Pilgrim; 9.30am, Sunday 17 June 2012 25:22 [8.7Mb]

Masterclass in Public Ministry -

Shaking the Shame out of Religion: a conversation with the punishmentalists

Opening - Keynote Address (public) - 7.30pm, Wednesday 14 June 2012 - 77:18 [26.5Mb]

The Unfreezing Stage: melting into public ministry

Masterclass - session 1 - Saturday, 16 June 2012 61:37 [21Mb]

Masterclass - session 2a - Saturday, 16 June 2012 71:50 [25Mb]

Masterclass - session 2b - Saturday, 16 June 2012 37:38 [13Mb]

Address to meeting of Pilgrim Pathways, Sunday 17 June 2012 53:39 [18.4Mb]

The World in a Wafer: sacramental approaches to Community Organising

Masterclass - session 3a - Monday, 18 June 2012 24:28 [8.4Mb]

Masterclass - session 3b - Monday, 18 June 2012 8:53 [3Mb]

CDs of the sessions have been made in two formats: a single data CD of the mp3 files, as above, that can be loaded onto your computer or digital music player or a multiple set of CDs that can be played on a CD or DVD player.

For availability and prices please contact the Pilgrim Office.
Contact details are on the home page.