At this book release, Dr. Ross Hastings will explore the theological and psychological implications of grief, drawing on his own story of loss. Whatever your particular loss, you will resonate with Ross's story of grief and find new hope, comfort, and resilience in
Read our interview with Ross about his inspiration for the book here
Ross Hastings, a Zimbabwean Scot, holds PhDs in organometallic chemistry (Queen’s University, Kingston) and theology (University of St Andrews, Scotland). His teaching interests include Trinitarian theology, pastoral theology, theology and spirituality of mission, ethics, and the interface between science and theology. In addition to teaching theology and chemistry, he has served as a senior pastor in several churches, most recently pastoring Peace Portal Alliance Church in White Rock, BC for 11 years. He currently serves as the Sangwoo Youtong Chee Associate Professor of Theology, specializing in Pastoral Theology, at Regent College.
Ross lost his first wife, Sharon, to cancer in 2008 after 27 years of marriage. In 2011 he married Tammy Carrillo, who also lost her husband to cancer in 2008. Together they have five children. Ross enjoys sport—especially rugby, cricket, soccer, tennis, squash and flyfishing—as well as a wide variety of music.