guest preacher: Dan Carlson (8/8)

Dan Carlson is a postulant for the priesthood in the Diocese of Southern Ohio. He is currently completing his MDiv at CDSP in Berkeley, California. Dan has a special interest in the connection between faith, art, games, and mythology. He has previously worked as a freelance illustrator in both the educational and children’s publishing markets. He spent the better part of two decades working in the nonprofit world where he developed a range of history classes for jr. high and high school students structured around educational games, roleplaying, and classroom simulations. He spent the last five years as Director of Youth, Young Adults, and Fresh Expressions at Christ Church Cathedral, Cincinnati. He continues to focus on learning what games and storytelling might teach us about deep patterns of faith formation and community building.