Author Archives: Dr. Christie Billups

About Dr. Christie Billups

Dr. Christie Billups is an assistant professor of Theology, Director of Pastoral Ministry, and Director of Service Learning at Lewis University. She has co-founded and co-directs the new Peace Studies Minor. She has been a practical, pastoral theologian in both academia and ministry in schools, jails, parishes, and hospitals. Some topics may include ministry with LGBT youth, juvenile justice, confronting racism, restorative justice and prison ministry.

Collaboration for the Common Good: Stateville Residents & the Lewis Community Collection for Guardian Angel

A recent collaborative effort between people incarcerated at Stateville Correctional Center and members of the Lewis University community has resulted in a significant contribution of toiletries and school supplies to people served through Guardian Angel…