Living and learning how to be a person of faith in today’s world can feel a lot like figuring out Roller Derby.

This site is a place for reflections, sermons, and thoughts on turning left, turning around, and turning the world.

I serve as the Pastor at Central Lutheran Church in NE Portland, Oregon. Central is a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and is proud to be a Reconciling in Christ (RIC) community. I am currently on a break from skating (where folks call me FeeNix, or Nix for short) while I complete my Doctorate of Ministry degree through Portland Seminary.



Telling the story

As I work towards my Doctorate of Ministry in Preaching through Portland Seminary, I am excited to have written a collection of sermons and devotions with derby skaters and church folks  in mind that is now available!

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God With/In

Living our faith in contemporary culture can be scary and exciting. It is time to redefine evangelism for our modern times. "God With/In: Heal the World. Sing the Good News." is a new curriculum that will help you learn how to embody the good news song of Jesus in all of your communities.

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