Katherine Willis Pershey
Katherine Willis Pershey serves as one of the pastors at First Congregational Church of Western Springs, Illinois, a Chicago-area congregation affiliated with the United Church of Christ.
She loves everything about congregational ministry and is deeply grateful for her primary vocation. She also loves to write, and has published work in a number of genres - hymns, pageants, essays, blog posts, and a couple of books, including Any Day a Beautiful Change: A Story of Faith and Family (2012) and Very Married: Field Notes on Love and Fidelity (2016).
Katherine teaches spiritual writing workshops and has led retreats for a number of churches. She is also a yoga instructor (RYT-200), and teaches vinyasa flow classes at church and at a local gym. She and her husband Ben have two daughters.
Learn more about Katherine's work or about partnering with her at katherinewillispershey.com.