Ruth Fletcher nurtures positive transformation in individuals and systems through teaching and spiritual leadership.
Throughout her life, she has trained leaders, facilitated personal growth retreats, accompanied congregations through change, encouraged imagination, keynoted conferences, preached and led worship, coached pastors, and designed processes for systemic revitalization.
Ruth is an ordained minister of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). She received her Doctor of Ministry degree from the School of Theology at Claremont and has authored resources regarding peace education, congregational discernment, and the role of the eldership in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Her most recent book is entitled Thrive: Spiritual Habits of Transforming Congregations.
"I will sit in Ruth’s circle any day. She makes me think. She makes me laugh. She calls me to be the excellent, creative self I want to be." –Kelly