Photo by Gregg Brekke

Celeste Kennel-Shank is a journalist and Mennonite pastor who lives in Chicago.

Posts By This Author

Hurricane Stan Ignites Churches

by Celeste Kennel-Shank 01-01-2006

When Hurricane Stan hit the Gulf of Mexico last October, it deluged Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Honduras before losing its power.

13 Children

by Celeste Kennel-Shank 01-01-2006 moment at a time.

Principled Immigration Reform

by Celeste Kennel-Shank 12-01-2005
Principled Immigration Reform

Many Cultures, One Spirit

by Celeste Kennel-Shank 12-01-2005

Southside Presbyterian Church, Tucson.

A Place of Their Own

A Nicaraguan church helps its community build for the future.

Java Justice

by Celeste Kennel-Shank 04-01-2004
The difference that fair trade makes.

Goshen College: Teaching Peace

by Celeste Kennel-Shank 05-01-2003
Integrating justice in all fields of study.

School House Lock

by Celeste Kennel-Shank 01-01-2000
A school system cannot hope to solve school violence simply by increasing security.

A Youthful Voice for Justice

by Celeste Kennel-Shank 05-01-1999
A 15-year-old activist fights against child abuse.