Blanche Clipper Hudson is an ordained Baptist minister and has served as Appointed Interim Pastor for three American Baptist Churches, USA in New York (Saratoga Springs, Norwich, and White Plains). Dr. Hudson is a writer and author. She is one of the contributing writers for the historic journal, Metropolitan Baptist Church: Honoring the Past, Embracing the Future, published by Westland Printers, 2016. She is the author of BARRENNESS: Journey to God’s Divine Provision, published by Westbow Press, 2015. And she is co-editor of Reunion Revival: Rediscovering Faith, Family and Community with Jesus, Leader’s Guide, published by Urban Ministries, Inc., 2013. She is the mother of four grown children, Ronald, Cheryl, Linda and Sheila, a grandmother of 11 and great-grandmother of 8.