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.


Songs and poetry set to music of particular personal meaning, joy, and inspiration, performed with friends and partners in worship.


Forums and worship experiences Carla has produced or participated in centering Issues of Justice, liberation, and our call to action as people of faith.


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.


Gospel inspired sermons that bring the Bible into contemporary life with words of inspiration, challenge, and adventure

Prayer Request

How may I pray for you today? All concerns kept strictly confidential.

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