Alumni/ae Spotlight: Arnita Peavy

One of the reasons I chose United Theological Seminary to pursue my Masters of Divinity is because it was highly recommended by my Pastor, Rev. Dr. Daryl Ward. United is also a theological institution where several of my co-workers in the ministry are attending or have attended, and they highly recommend it as well. And…

Alumni/ae Spotlight: Rev. Mary A. Kelly

My present appointment is as Lead Pastor of the Urban Ministry Team of Buffalo, New York. Our team oversees three congregations in the City of Buffalo: Central Park, University, and Cleveland Hill United Methodist Churches. We’re in our second year of ministry to these diverse, active congregations. I am one of three clergy who share…

Alumni/ae Spotlight: Damon R. Jones D. Min

What is your ministry context? Currently, my ministry context is all that I do. I pastor a multi-ethnic/multi-cultural intergenerational congregation in Berwyn, IL a western suburb of Chicago. The church was birthed in 1894 and is 110 years old and was formed 16 years prior to the founding of Berwyn. We are mission oriented and…