The Reverend John F. Hudson is pastor of the Pilgrim Church (United Church of Christ) in Sherborn, Massachusetts and has served churches throughout New England for more 25 years. His newspaper column "Spiritually Speaking," explores the intersection of faith and popular culture. A Collegeville Institute writing workshop alum and short-term resident scholar, Hudson is currently working on a memoir about 12 Step spirituality and recovery. In the fall of 2019 he led the Collegeville Institute writing workshop Make Your Point. Change the World. The Art of the Personal Essay.