Head shot of Donna Claycomb Sokol

Donna Claycomb Sokol is pastor of Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church, a diverse, thriving church in downtown Washington, DC. She is coauthor of A New Day in the City (Abingdon Press, 2017), available at Cokesbury and Amazon.

Head shot of L. Roger Owens

L. Roger Owens is Hugh Thomson Kerr Professor of Pastoral Theology at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary and a member of the faculty and the advisory board of The Academy for Spiritual Formation of The Upper Room. He has written several books, most recently Everyday Contemplative: The Way of Prayerful Living (Upper Room Books, 2022), available on Cokesbury and Amazon.