By Stephanie Rutt with a postscript by Tom Cowan. Then one day I knew if I cut a tree, my arm would bleed. God is everywhere. —Alice Walker from The Color Purple Some thirty years ago, my husband took me deep into the Maine woods to introduce me to wilderness...
Stephanie Rutt is Director of the Tree of Life School for Sacred Living, and Founding Minister of the Tree of Life Interfaith Temple in Amherst, NH. She received her DMin from Andover Newton Theological School, now Andover Newton Seminary at Yale, where she graduated with honors. She's the author of five books, as well as the interfaith curricula program for the Tree of Life Interfaith Seminary, and she has appeared on the TEDx stage.