Rev Jes Kast

Featured Work

✚ “Room For Me?” Spotlights LGBTQ Christians In The Reformed Church In America

I see God alive as the church continues to widen our embrace for all people, especially for LGBTQ people of God.

✚ Climate Change: We Are Responsible (Acts 11:1-18) via The Huffington Post

✚ Liturgically Enacting Racial Justice: The Belhar Confession

The adoption of the Belhar Confession was one of the deciding factors in my decision to seek ordination in Reformed Church in America.



Women in Power Fellowship Recipient with the 92Y

Recognized as a notable leader working to create a more meaningful society and a better workplace culture and environment for both women and men.

Beatitudes Society Fellow

Jes received the 2016 Beatitudes Scholarship Fellowship of noteworthy progressive leaders.

Former President of Room for All Board

Served on the Room for All board for 6 years, including as President. Under her leadership, she helped the organization add another staff member.