Bishop John Shelby Spong
June 16, 1931 – September 12, 2021

Bishop Spong provided a much needed place for those of us who did not connect with traditional theology.
We love you Bishop Spong. You will be missed!

 
A service centered around the Theology of Hamilton.
 

 
University Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Scripture Reading: – Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 – Eric Sloniker
Sermon: “History has its Eyes on You” – Rev. Caleb Lines
 
Rev. Caleb J. Lines is senior minister at University Christian Church in San Diego, California. He serves on the Board of ProgressiveChristianity.org

Caleb grew up in Missouri and is a lifelong member of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). He has a passion for pursuing social justice for the marginalized, demonstrating the Good News of God’s radically inclusive love, and proclaiming a relevant message for today’s ever-changing world.

Caleb’s views on the intersection of religion and public life have been featured in diverse publications, such as The Nation Magazine, Disciples News Service, Chalice Press, The Christian Left, The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, The Center for Prophetic Imagination, and Sojourners. He currently serves on the national board of Jubilee USA Network.

Before coming to UCC, Caleb served churches and nonprofits in Missouri, Connecticut, and Washington, D.C.

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