Who We Are


Richard H. Clark (Co-Founder/Editor-in-Chief) has a Bachelors in Theology from the Baptist College of Florida and has a Master of Arts in Theology and the Arts from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He lives in Louisville, KY, where he is the Classroom Technology Manager at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is also the Managing Editor of Gamechurch and a freelance writer for Kill ScreenUnwinnable, and other outlets. Follow his tweets under @deadyetliving.
E-mail: clarkrichardh [at] gmail [dot] com.

Alan Noble (Co-Founder/Managing Editor/Columnist) is a part-time lecturer at Baylor University. He received his PhD in Contemporary American Literature from Baylor, writing on manifestations of transcendence in 20th Century American Lit. He and his family attend Redeemer Waco, a PCA church. In addition to editing, Alan writes his column, Citizenship Confusion for CaPC. Follow Alan on Twitter @TheAlanNoble and on Facebook.

—For questions, comments, or interest in speaking engagements please email Alan at noble.noneuclidean [at] gmail [dot] com.

Jason Morehead (Associate Editor) lives in the lovely state of Nebraska with his wife, two sons, and a pretty decent-sized collection of music, movies, books, and video games. Jason tweets under @jasonopus.

Erin Straza (Associate Editor) is a freelance writer, editor, and communications consultant, helping organizations tell authentic and compelling stories. After a stint in the corporate world while earning her MBA, Erin taught marketing communications at Illinois Wesleyan University and Illinois State. She is crafting her first book, writing from the Illinois flatlands where she lives with her husband, Mike. Follow Erin at her blog (Filling My Patch of Sky) and on Twitter (@ErinStraza).
E-mail: erin [at] FillingMyPatchOfSky [dot] com

Martyn Jones (Associate Editor) is a Chicago-area writer with abiding interests in phenomenology, reformed theology, and contemporary fiction. Since graduating from Wheaton College in 2010, he has worked for Apple, written for Groupon, and received his M.A. in philosophy from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium. Marty writes sporadically for supercurriculum.blogspot.com, and you can follow him on Twitter: @martynwendell.

Geoffrey Reiter (Associate Editor) is Assistant Professor of English at the Baptist College of Florida. He holds a B.A. in English from Nyack College and a Ph.D. in English from Baylor University, along with an M.A. in Church History from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.

Tyler Glodjo (Associate Editor) earned his Master of Arts in Intercultural Studies at Union University and is currently pursuing a PhD in English Composition and TESOL at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He lives in Jackson, Tennessee where he teaches ESL in the public school system and adjuncts at nearby Union University. Follow him on Twitter @tglodjo and Facebook, or email him at tglodjo [at] gmail [dot] com.

Jennifer Clark (Administrative Editor) is a social worker in Louisville, KY, working in a men’s residential substance abuse treatment program. Find her grammatically correct tweets under @jenshamean.
E-mail: jlshaheen88 [at] gmail [dot] com



Seth T. Hahne is an illustrator, web designer, father, husband, and son of hippies and simultaneously feels both younger and older than he actually is. He provides illustrations for CAPC’s featured articles out of all the special feelings in his heart. He loves literary fiction, thoughtful cinema, and good comics. Seth reviews comics, graphic novels, and manga at his own website, Good Ok Bad: Home of the 3-Star Review, where he would love to recommend something worth your while. He misses his Vespa but enjoys his Stella.


Staff Writers

Erin Wyble Newcomb earned her Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction and Women’s Studies from Penn State University. She also teaches in the English Department at SUNY New Paltz. Follow her on Twitter @ErinWyble.

Brad Williams lives in Alabama where he pastors a church and lives with his long-suffering wife, two awesome children, two dogs, and a cat named Bugs. Besides the incredible fact that he managed to persuade his wife to marry him, he is proud that he served six years in the Army National Guard, managed to graduate college with an English Lit. degree, graduate seminary, and finish the original Bard’s Tale as a youngster by making maps on graph paper. Follow him on Twitter @Preecha007

Nick Rynerson is a Christian, music lover and blogger in Normal, Illinois. Follow Nick on Twitter or at Nick’s blog: Gospel Community Culture

Jewel Evans loves living in Louisville, Kentucky with her husband, Mike. Find her on Twitter at @jewelstar87.

Derek Rishmawy is the Director of College and Young Adult ministries at Trinity United Presbyterian Church in Orange County, CA, where he wrangles college kids for the gospel. He is the blessed husband of a lovely lady named McKenna. He got his B.A. in Philosophy at UCI and his M.A. in Theological Studies (Biblical Studies) at APU. You can find out more about Derek at his website, Reformedish and find him on Twitter (@DZRishmawy).

Matthew Towles

Ethan McCarthy lives in Highwood, Illinois, with his wife Jenni and their two children. He currently works in an elementary school special education classroom.

Kara Bettis  is a recent graduate of The King’s College in New York City, where she studied Media, Culture and the Arts. She has written for World on Campus and World Magazine. Check out @whatakaracter or her blog, Heartbeats.

Amy Lepine Peterson teaches ESL Writing and American Pop Culture at Taylor University, but spends most of her time making a home in the cornfields for her best-friend-husband and two (frankly adorable) children.

James Hoskins  is a teacher, writer, musician, and philosophy geek. He has a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and a M.A. in Science & Religion from Biola University. James teaches philosophy and science classes at a private, college prep high school in the Kansas City area. You can find him at his blog, PhiloLogos, or on Twitter under @clumsybrute.

Dawn Cherie Araujo is a religion reporter from Indianapolis. She is a graduate of Ball State University’s magazine journalism program and also has a Master of Arts in Religion from Cincinnati Christian University. Follow her on Twitter @dawn_cherie.

K. Michael Rohane is a freelance writer and designer living in Amarillo, Texas. He holds a B.S. in Psychology from Texas Christian University and an M.A. in Theology from Denver Seminary.

Marybeth Davis Baggett lives in Lynchburg, Virginia, and teaches English at Liberty University. Having earned her Ph.D. in English from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Marybeth’s professional interests include literary theory, contemporary American literature, science fiction, and dystopian literature.

Cray Allred is a wandering English major that manages grants for an association of non-profits. Follow him on Twitter @crayallred.

Dan Crabtree  is a Washington D.C.-area IT guy, worship leader, and writer with a joyful passion for reformed theology and the praise of Jesus Christ. You can find him on Twitter @DanRCrabtree.

Amanda Wortham teaches literature to a fantastic group of teenagers at a classical Christian high school. She lives a little south of Birmingham with her husband, Ben, and their splendid toddler girl.

Luke T. Harrington has published stuff in Reader’s Digest and Cracked.com. Visit him on Twitter or at The Western Branch of American Reform Presbylutheranism.

Kevin McLenithan is a writer and editor living in the Chicago area. He has written for Examiner and the Chicago International Film Festival, and you can find his cinema-related musings at letterboxd.com/kevinmclenithan and yourindolentfriend.blogspot.com. He tweets about film, literature, and various nerdy pursuits under @McLengthyName.

Amber Stamper

E. Stephen Burnett is a journalist, aspiring novelist, and editor and webslinger at Speculative Faith. He also writes for a dynamic news franchise in Austin, Texas.


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