Marlene Kropf, Rebecca Slough & June Yoder's Bio:
Between 2001 and 2003, Marlene Kropf served as director of the Office of Congregational Life and minister of worship for Mennonite Church USA. She continues part-time in that role while also serving as Associate Professor in Spiritual formation and Worship at Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary. Marlene writes regularly for several Mennonite publications and was a member of the worship committee for the group that produced Hymnal: A Worship Book.
Rebecca Slough’s gifts in worship, music, ministry, and the arts come together in her teaching at Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary. She is a musician, focusing attention on congregational song, and has done liturgical studies at the University of Notre Dame and Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, Calif. She served as managing editor for Hymnal: A Worship Book from 1989 to 1992.
June Alliman Yoder is Professor of Communication and Preaching at Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary. To this role June brings varied experiences: voluntary service; director of dramatic productions for Bridgework Theatre; and teaching, administrative, and campus ministry positions at several colleges prior to joining the AMBS faculty in 1981.