August 22, 2013 / Praxis
Christian Peacemaker Teams is an organization committed to building partnerships to transform violence and oppression.
Joanna Shenk is the editor of Widening the Circle: Experiments in Christian Discipleship (Herald Press), a collection of stories exploring the creative tension of movements and institutions within the Anabaptist-Mennonite tradition. She has an MA in theological studies and works as a communication coordinator and interchurch relations associate with the Mennonite Church USA, particularly on national initiatives committed to undoing racism and sexism in the church. Shenk is also a community arts organizer and a co-producer of The Iconocast, a podcast hosted at JesusRadicals.com that explores the anti-imperial implications of Jesus’s teachings within our modern imperial context. She currently lives in Elkhart, Indiana.