Many congratulations and blessings to alumna Sarah Lund (D.Min., 2011) on her new call as the Western Regional Minister for the Florida Conference of the United Church of Christ, which will begin on 1 January 2013. Sarah currently serves as the pastor of the United Church of Christ in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Prior to her arrival in the Florida Conference Sarah was an associate minister at Plymouth Congregational Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota and served as a seminary intern at All Souls Bethlehem Church in Brooklyn, New York.
Sarah was ordained by the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and as Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing in the United Church of Christ. She holds degrees from Trinity University, Princeton Theological University, Rutgers University, and McCormick Theological Seminary. At McCormick her doctoral thesis was titled, Ministry and Social Media: The Challenges of Building Beloved Community on Facebook.