Rev. Dr. Susan E. Davies is the Pre Annual Meeting Retreat leader for this year's annual meeting.
The retreat will be held at the Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River, Bethel, on September 23 beginning at 1:00 p.m. and ending with lunch on September 24th.
To Register please use the Registration Form .
Susan is Professor of Pastoral Studies at Bangor Theological Seminary in Maine.
She is ordained in the United Church of Christ and served congregations for thirteen years in California, Connecticut, and Maine before joining the Seminary faculty in 1983.
She has served as Academic Dean, and is presently the Dean of Students and External Relations.
ecumenical work has centered in the Faith and Order Commission of the National Council of Churches of Christ
in the U.S., to which she
has belonged since 1988.
is in her
second four-year term as co-chair of the Commission.
continues to do accrediting work with the Association of Theological Schools
Sue has been involved with World Alliance of Reformed Churches since 1996, when she attended the Consultation on Gospel and Cultures in South Sulawesi, followed by the 23rd General Council in Debrecen, and will be a UCC delegate to the 24th General Council in Accra, Ghana.
Sue has degrees from Wellesley College, Andover Newton Theological School, New York Theological Seminary, and Union Theological Seminary.
academic interests lie in feminist theologies, anti-racism work, justice healing, and international ecumenical relationships.
publications include two co-edited books, Redefining Sexual Ethics and Ending Racism in the Church, along with a variety of papers and sermons.
loves to help plants and people blossom, get her
hands in the dirt, watch her
dog run in the fields, and dance in the joy of God's presence.