Lisa Sharon Harper is the Chief Church Engagement Officer at Sojourners. A prolific speaker, writer and activist, Lisa is the author of several books, including The Very Good Gospel: How Everything Wrong can be Made Right, an exploration of God’s intent for the wholeness of all relationships in light of today’s headlines. Lisa also fasted for 22 days as a core faster with the 2013 immigration reform Fast for Families and trained and catalysed evangelicals in St. Louis to engage the 2014 push for justice in Ferguson. A columnist at Sojourners Magazine and an Auburn Fellow, Harper is regularly featured in The Huffington Post, The Washington Post, and Relevant Magazine. In 2015 The Huffington Post recognized her as one of “50 Powerful Women Religious Leaders to Celebrate on International Women’s Day.” She is in the ordination process with the Evangelical Covenant Church.