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Pastor Michael Bush

Michael T. Bush is the Senior Pastor of The United Church of Christ at Valley Forge in suburban Philadelphia.


He serves in his 25th year as an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ, including congregations in the Seattle area, Michigan, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania.


He is committed to a ministry of renewal among the Body of Christ through Biblical literacy, theological reflection, and spiritual practices.


Michael co-authored Chaos and The Kingdom and has two additional books in the editing phase in support of these practices of spiritual renewal.


He has worked with churches in their discerning congregational identity, ministry, and mission, and helping them commit to work on priorities which support deeper roots in the Spirit and wider reach into the world.


He has mentored seminarians and new clergy, coached clergy and non-profit leaders, and is an affiliate coach with the Center for Progressive Renewal.


Michael would be pleased to work with you, your congregation, and/or non-profit organization to support living out fully your mission in the world!