Associate Professor of Missiology
Year Started at PTS: 2015

Contact Info


  • Ph.D., Luther Seminary / Congregational Mission and Leadership 
  • M.Div., Regent College
  • B.A., Bethel University / Youth Ministry and Communication

Recent Courses Taught

  • Theology of Missional Congregations
  • Evangelism in Context
  • Missiology
  • Planting and Leading New Churches
  • Plunging into the Neighborhood
  • Gospel and Culture
  • Money, Mission, and the Congregation
  • Planting and Leading New Congregations


Church Associations

Licensed Pastor, Canadian Baptists of Western Canada

Professional Competencies

Areas of Specialty

  • Church Planting
  • Christian Mission
  • Gospel and Cultures
  • Missional Leadership
  • Urban Mission
  • Youth Ministry

Professional Service

Professional Societies

  • American Society of Missiology
  • Academy of Religious Leadership
  • American Academy of Religion


  • 2018-2019: Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning Workshop for Early Career Theological School Faculty
  • 2010: Doctoral degree honors: “with distinction”
  • 2008-2011: Researcher and consultant, Otto Bremer Foundation Grant Project: “Civic Engagement for the Future of Communities"

Additional Resources

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