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Dr. Sarah Neeley


Sarah Neeley is a staff chaplain at CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler, TX. She has also served in community ministries, children ministry, youth ministry, and hospice chaplaincy. (Sarah or Dr. Neeley) earned her Ph.D. in Religion and Social Change, with a focus in Social Ethics, from the Iliff School of Theology and University of Denver. (Sarah’s or Dr. Neeley’s) academic interests are liberation theologies, Christology, postcolonial thought, economic justice, spiritual care and care ethics, spiritual wholeness, and qualitative research. (Sarah or Dr. Neeley) is currently working on a book manuscript examining outsider liberative ethics and relational solidarity in the context of unhoused women. She is an ordained minister and endorsed chaplain in the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.

  • Cooperative Baptist Fellowship