Tag Archives: Candler School of Theology

Dreaming and Waiting

Whitney BondWhitney Bond is currently a 1st year Master of Divinity student at Candler School of Theology at Emory University. She is a graduate of Spelman College where she received her B.A. in Drama with a Concentration in Dance. Also a native of St. Louis, MO, Whitney hopes to structure her research around sexual embodiment and practices. Additionally, she has strong background in the entertainment and loves to share her culinary adventures through social media.

[Whitney shares her whirlwind story of how a two-day trip to Atlanta turned into a moment to pursue destiny. See more below!] Continue reading

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Life, Death, Burial, and Resurrection

Felisha ChismFelisha R. Chism, M.Div is a 2013 graduate of the Candler School of Theology – Emory University. Her concentrated focus was in Women in Religion and Black Church Studies. Felisha was recently accepted to her alma mater of Emory University as a Master of Theology candidate, where her thesis work will center on Homiletics and the Disruptive Voice. A former Advertising Executive and native of Birmingham, Alabama, she is also a graduate of Alabama State University. An Associate Minister at the Zion Hill Baptist Church – Atlanta, Georgia, she shares the life words of the Psalmist, “It is God who Arms me with strength and makes my way perfect.” (II Samuel 22:33/Psalm 18:32).

[Felisha’s story of life, death, burial, and resurrection resonates as she shares how her time in seminary encompassed the entire gamut of emotions and experiences. The cycle of life continues.]

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