August 22, 2013 / Praxis
Christian Peacemaker Teams is an organization committed to building partnerships to transform violence and oppression.
Sarah Thompson is a scholar and activist from Elkhart, Indiana, who serves as Outreach Coordinator for Christian Peacemaker Teams. She received an MDiv from Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary immediately before departing for work with the Mennonite Central Committee at Sabeel Jerusalem. She has been formed by travels to five continents through volunteer work with Mennonite World Conference, feminist anti-war movements, women’s soccer teams, the Fulbright Scholarship, and Spelman College. She is currently interested in postcolonial theology, social movement building, embodied nonviolence, acupuncture, menstruation, and alternatives to robotic warfare and society.