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Home » Dean’s Tea: Shetland Mist Book Launch by PSR Alumnx Rev. Heather Leslie Hammer (MDiv ‘06) » Dean’s Tea: Shetland Mist Book Launch by PSR Alumnx Rev. Heather Leslie Hammer (MDiv ‘06)

“From loss through faith to resilience.”

You’ll find this and more in Rev. Heather Leslie Hammer’s first publication, Shetland Mist: A Shetland Family in the Methodist Movement (Resource Publications, 2022). Through historical fiction, Hammer traces the Wesleyan missionaries’ impact on this family as it faces great hardship yet demonstrates resilience in a community of faith.

Join us for this online event hosted by PSR’s Rev. Michael Yoshii and Professor Lisa Asedillo

Advanced registration is required – please use the button below. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Rev. Heather Leslie Hammer is a PSR alumnx (MDiv ’06), United Methodist pastor, and former teacher of English and German. After serving several Bay Area congregations, Heather has taken up writing in retirement. Her first book, Shetland Mist: A Shetland Family in the Methodist Movement, tells the story of her great-great-grandmother, Ann Leslie, who raised nine children in a two-room cottage in the Shetland Islands in the 1800s. Through historical fiction, Heather traces the Wesleyan missionaries’ impact on this family as it faces great hardship yet demonstrates resilience in a community of faith. Heather lives with her husband in Livermore, preaches, and gives book talks in the Bay Area. For more information visit: https://www.heatherlesliehammer.com/

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