August 23, 2021 / Theology
Joel Mayward converses with Native American theologian Randy Woodley about the beautiful story-truths of Indigenous perspectives.
Randy Woodley is a distinguished professor of faith and culture at George Fox University and Portland Seminary, an activist, and a Cherokee descendent as recognized by the United Keetoowah Band. Woodley co-mentors Indigenous leaders and co-sustains the Eloheh Indigenous Center for Earth Justice (www.eloheh.org) with his wife, Edith, and he co-hosts the podcast Peacing It All Together with Bo Sanders. His interests include faith, American culture, racial justice, regenerative farming, and Indigenous realities, and he is the author of six books, including the forthcoming Becoming Rooted: One-hundred Days of Reconnecting with Sacred Earth and Indigenous Theology and the Western Worldview: A Decolonized Approach to Christian Doctrine.