Dottie Escobedo-Frank earned her Master of Divinity from Claremont School of Theology and her Doctor of Ministry from George Fox Evangelical Seminary. Dottie is an elder of the Desert Southwest Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church and is currently at CrossRoads UMC. Her work has been centered on revitalization, worship and preaching, and multicultural ministry. She is a speaker and writer, authoring Sermon Seeds, Advent and Christmas, the Igniting Worship Series, and Creative Worship: A Video Workshop for Worship Leaders and Teams, all published by Abingdon Press. Dottie has a passion for the church and is a voice calling for a new imagination of the ministry of Christ in the world.