Adventist Voices by Spectrum: The Journal of the Adventist Forum

Girl Meets Church: The Seventh-day Activist

Episode Summary

Dr.Jaime Kolwessar serves with his wife Carlene, and two daughters, as a pastor of the City Temple Sda Church in Dallas Texas. He is widely known as the “Seventh-day Activist” due to his passion and commitment to social justice advocacy in the church and community. In this episode we discuss Dr. K’s views on social justice within an Adventist theological framework, women’s ordination, his writings and practical steps churches and individuals can take to engage justice work!

Episode Notes

Dr.Jaime Kolwessar serves with his wife Carlene, and two daughters, as a pastor of the City Temple Sda Church in Dallas Texas. He is widely known as the “Seventh-day Activist” due to his passion and commitment to social justice advocacy in the church and community. Dr. Jaime Kowlessar mixes activism with faith, consistently challenging the church to assist those in need. He regularly partners with local church leaders to improve the Cedar Crest community’s economic, educational and spiritual conditions. ” He has authored two books “Don’t Leave the Neighbor Out of the Hood”, “Justice or Just Us; Sermons and Reflections on the Pursuit of Life, Liberty, and Happiness. You can obtain more information about him on his website RaiseYourVoices.co.

In this episode we discuss Dr. K’s views on social justice within an Adventist theological framework, women’s ordination, his writings and practical steps churches and individuals can take to engage justice work!