Erin S. Lane


Erin S. Lane, M.T.S., is the author of “Something Other Than a Mother: Flipping the Scripts on a Woman's Purpose and Making Meaning Beyond Motherhood” and "Lessons in Belonging from a Church-Going Commitment Phobe" and is co-editor of the anthology “Talking Taboo.” Confirmed Catholic, raised charismatic and married to a United Methodist, she is a trained facilitator with the Center for Courage & Renewal. Find more of her writing at

Emily McGinley

Applications now open for Reflective Leadership Grants

“The Reflective Leadership Grant gave me space and resources to connect with colleagues from diverse traditions and hear about what God is up to across the church…” — Emily McGinley, City Church San Francisco

Christian leaders from a variety of roles are welcome to apply. The grants provide “balcony time” to reflect on accomplishments, broaden perspectives and discern next steps. The application deadline is May 28, 2024.

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