Bob is a Disciples of Christ
pastor, church historian, and author. He currently serves as Pastor of Central Woodward Christian Church
(Disciples of Christ) of Troy, Michigan. He holds a Ph.D. in Historical Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary, along with an M.Div. from Fuller and a B.S. degree from Northwest Christian University in Eugene, OR. Bob has authored several books, as well as numerous articles and book reviews. He currently edits Sharing the Practice
(Academy of Parish Clergy
) and among the books already published
, he has a number of books that have appeared with Energion Publications — Marriage in Interesting Times: A Participatory Study Guide, Unfettered Spirit: Spiritual Gifts for a New Great Awakening, Worshiping with Charles Darwin, Ultimate Allegiance: The Subversive Nature of the Lord’s Prayer
and Ephesians: A Participatory Study Guide, and Faith in the Public Square
(2012). He’s also the author of Freedom in Covenant
(Wipf and Stock, 2015). For more on my books, see my Amazon Author Page: amazon.com/author/robertcornwall
Dennis Sanders is a native of Flint, Michigan, the son of two retired autoworkers. He went to Michigan State University with a degree in Journalism.
Dennis graduated in 2001 from Luther Seminary and was ordained as a minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in 2002. From 2004 to 2007, Dennis was the founding pastor of Community of Grace Christian Church in St. Paul. From 2008 until 2013 Dennis was Associate Pastor at First Christian Church in Minneapolis.
Dennis serves First Christian-St. Paul part-time. When he is not at church he is the Content Specialist at Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative, a St. Paul-based nonprofit builder of affordable housing.
He lives with his husband Daniel in Minneapolis with their cats. You can follow Dennis at his blog A Clockwork Pastor where he blogs on faith and autism.