About the Author
DR ALAN JAMIESON is a New Zealand-based sociologist and pastor, concerned to encourage dialogue between the church and church leavers and to offer support to both. JENNY MCINTOSH is the facilitator of Spirited Exchanges, the umbrella name of a number of initiatives for those grappling with faith and church issues. She is an advocate for people in this marginal place. ADRIENNE THOMPSON is a spiritual director engaging with people in and out of church and on the edges. She is also a writer and editor. All three authors live in New Zealand and participate in the Wellington Central Baptist Church.