Pastor Brenda Colijn is a professor at Ashland Theological Seminary and author of the book Images of Salvation in the New Testament. She finds research and teaching to be incredibly fulfilling and has special interest in New Testament Theology, salvation, and Anabaptist theology. Brenda met her husband, Hendrik, in a prayer group at Cornell University. Their family is composed of one daughter, Erika, and her husband, Lance, and one son, Chris.