Carla is an ordained redevelopment/congregational vitality pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) offering progressive, BIPOC and LGBTQIA+ celebrating perspectives on theology that are both Biblical and compassionate. Visit her YouTube for the most recent sermons and recorded presentations!


A few examples of forums and worship experiences Carla has produced or participated in centering Issues of Justice, liberation, and our call to action as people of faith. For more visit her YouTube!


Messages centering self-care, spiritual healing and wholeness, and physically embodied faith Carla has produced or participated in. Many center around trauma informed care and mindfulness and feature the voices of dear friends and colleagues in ministry. For more, visit her YouTube!


Gospel inspired sermons that bring the Bible into contemporary life with words of inspiration, challenge, and adventure. For more, visit her YouTube!

Prayer Request

I pray daily and always include the special cares and concerns of my friends and neighbors. How may I pray for you today? All concerns are kept strictly confidential.

Additionally, join me over at DISRUPT WORSHIP PROJECT, a virtual center for modern, challenging worship resources.