Aaron is a pastoral theologian and Ordained Minister of Word and Sacrament in the United Church of Christ. He serves Washington UCC in Cincinnati, Ohio. Aaron has written for numerous publications and is a 2019 Engle Fellow for the 17th annual Joe R. Engle Institute of Preaching at Princeton Theological Seminary. Aaron’s doctoral work focuses on forming beloved community across spiritual and religious divides through shared experiences. This picture catches the moment Aaron realized his dissertation had passed.