Where I'm From Program Facilitator: Rev Teresa Dulyea-Parker Registration Deadline: August 5 A limited number of scholarships are available. If you need assistance in order to attend retreat, please contact Sarah Beth Simonds at firstname.lastname@example.org or 248-719-9543 before July 23. RETREAT PRESENTER Rev. Teresa Dulyea-Parker Teresa was raised in First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Muskegon, MI. She was ordained by the congregation and the Christian Church Michigan Region in 1982. In over 39 years of ordained ministry she has served congregations in Indiana, Oregon, Michigan and Ohio. The last eleven years she has served as the Regional Minister in Illinois and Wisconsin. As of Jan. 1, 2022, she also serves as Regional Minister for Michigan Disciples. She earned her undergraduate degree in Economics from Western Michigan University, and her Master of Divinity degree from Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis. She also has a Doctor of Ministry degree from Ecumenical Theological Seminary in Detroit, with an emphasis on “Spirituality in Community.” She is also ex-officio Trustee for the Disciples Divinity House of University of Chicago. Teresa is chief “story-teller” for our regions. She has a passion for congregational life. She believes “it is in the church as a graceful community that lifelong transformation occurs."