something New:

How do we start vital new congregations?

How can we turn church outward, toward our neighbors?

How do we claim our moral voice in troubling times?


Emily has stories to share about her work as a church planter that will set the table for deep reflection, challenging conversations, and transformation in your congregation. She doesn't have answers to offer, but creates a way for discovery. 

Emily is a preacher and speaker. She speaks and teaches about:

  • principles for starting new church communities

  • creating liturgies that respond to the spiritual needs of our cultures

  • building relationships across boundaries to connect in our neighborhoods

  • engaging discomforting questions to unlock bold, prophetic witness in the world