Family Metaphor and Gender

October 19–20, 2018

Beaverton, Oregon

Jesus Seminar on the Road is coming to Beaverton, Oregon! Check back soon for program details.

Register early for best rates.

Deb Saxon

Deborah Niederer Saxon (Ph.D., Iliff School of Theology-University of Denver) is an Adjunct Professor of Religion at Franklin College near Indianapolis and serves on Westar’s Board of Directors. Her work focuses on newly-discovered early Christian texts, women’s roles in religion, and ecumenical/interfaith collaboration.

Photo of Susan M Elli Elliott

Susan M. (Elli) Elliott  (Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago) is a writer, workshop leader, and environmental activist based in Red Lodge, Montana. She is the author of Cutting Too Close for Comfort: Paul’s Letter to the Galatians in its Anatolian Cultic Context (2003/2008) and Family Empires: The Roman Family Empire and Early Christian Responses (2018, Polebridge).

Program Details



Southminster Presbyterian Church

Local Contact and Information

All events at:

Southminster Presbyterian Church
12250 SW Denney Rd
Beaverton, OR 97008

For local information, contact:

John Shuck


All Sessions

  • Individual Rate $75
  • Pre-registration Rate (by Oct 5) $60
  • Additional Family Members $50

Single Sessions

  • Friday Evening Lecture $20
  • Saturday Morning Workshop $30
  • Saturday Afternoon Workshop $30

Refunds are available until two weeks before the event if requested in writing, minus a $10 administrative fee. No refunds will be given after that date.


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