Christy Berghoef is an author, speaker and dialogue consultant seeking to elevate the truth and thoughtfulness of political dialogue. She speaks and leads civil discourse workshops for churches, schools, non-profits and businesses. She studied Political Science at Calvin University and attended Calvin Seminary. Her work has been at the intersection of faith and politics. She authored Cracking the Pot: Releasing God from the Theologies that Bind Him. Christy is passionate about contemplative photography and also leads seminars on civil discourse and educational trips for students, churches and community groups that study the history of oppression and injustice, with an eye to discovering what justice might call for today. Christy and her husband, Bryan, have four children.