Naomi, Ruth and Orpah: Exploring women’s stories of survival, adventure, and faithfulness
October 11-13, 2013 at Amigo Centre
Speaker: Jackie Wyse-Rhodes
Jackie Wyse-Rhodes lives in Bluffton, Ohio with her husband Brandon and their two cats, Persie and Pollux. Jackie is currently a Ph.D. student at Emory University, where she is writing her dissertation about the natural world in ancient Jewish apocalyptic literature. From 2002-2007, Jackie served as a mission worker in the Netherlands with Mennonite Mission Network. She is a 2002 graduate of Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary (AMBS), and has taught Bible courses at AMBS, Bluffton University, and Candler School of Theology. Jackie loves frequenting coffee shops and thrift shops. Her newest hobby is throwing clay pots.