- "Grace, Suffering, and the City in the Theology of a Chinese House Church Movement," Mission Amid Global Crisis (North Central Regional Evangelical Missiological Society Conference at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School), Deerfield, Illinois, March 16, 2019
- “Converted to Usefulness: Understanding Early 19th Century Missionary Wife Memoirs,” guest lecture for CH616: Spiritual Autobiography and Women, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton, Massachusetts, October 30, 2018
- “Converted to Usefulness: Narrative Patterns and Theological Context in the Memoirs of American Missionary Wives from 1814 to 1842,” Ways of Knowing: Graduate Conference on Religion (Science, Religion, and Culture Program at Harvard Divinity School), Cambridge, Massachusetts, October 27, 2017
- [in absentia] “‘Favored as We Are’: Early Protestant Missions, Cultural Imperialism, and the Liberating Power of the Bible,” Truth Be Told: 2016 South Africa Conference (Christians for Biblical Equality), Johannesburg, South Africa, September 16, 2016
- "Learning from China: Loving the City While Suffering Persecution," Conversations with Jesus: 2019 National Conference (The Gospel Coalition), Indianapolis, IN, April 2, 2019
- Searching for Usefulness: Learning to Bear Spiritual Fruit from the First Missionary Wives, Women's Conference, City Reformed Presbyterian Church, Pittsburgh, PA, March 22-23, 2019
- Talk 1: "The Life Stories of Harriet Newell, Ann Judson, and Roxana Nott"
- Talk 2: "Searching for Usefulness: Scripture and the Diaries of Harriet Newell and Ann Judson"
- Talk 3: "Spiritual Disciplines and Useful Activities: The First Generation of Missionary Wives"