Church Leadership - Evangel University be_ixf;ym_202207 d_05; ct_50

You Are Here:

Church Leadership

Impact the kingdom through local ministry as you build the church in culturally relevant and effective ways.

Our comprehensive program will prepare you for service in a local church setting. Learn how to lead the overall ministries of the church in distinctively Pentecostal ways and power. A focus on the incorporation of authentic and passionate worship and the building of holistic Bible-based discipleship programs is a highlight of our program.

Gain practical instruction in church business and law, intercultural ministries, apologetics, world religions, and pastoral counseling. Cultivate your personal ministry philosophy and fulfill your calling.

Interested in an area of specific focus within Church Leadership? Consider one of the following tracks:

              Family & Children Track major degree program plan 

              Leadership Track major degree program plan (Bachelor of Science)

              Leadership Track major degree program plan (Bachelor of Arts)

              Preaching Track major degree program plan (Bachelor of Science)

              Preaching Track major degree program plan (Bachelor of Arts)

Majors: Pursue a leadership role in local church ministry upon program completion.

Minors: Gain a foundational understanding of the dynamics of church leadership and its responsibilities.

Concentrations: Learn how to advance your calling in local church ministry and leadership.

Fine Arts Scholarship

Fine Arts Scholarship opportunities are available for those interested in pursuing this program. Click here for eligibility and requirement details!

Career Opportunities

Our academic programs are designed specifically to prepare you for a career in the real world. But it's more than just job preparation; it's preparing you to make a full impact in your profession through the unique combination of faith and learning. Here are some of the professions this degree would prepare you for:
  • Pastor
  • Church Administration
  • Non Profit Organization Leader
  • Missionary

Faculty

Department Chair

Brandon Schmidly, Ph.D.

Chair and Professor of Philosophy

Full Time Faculty

Meghan Musy, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Director of Competency-Based Theological Education

Robert A. Berg, Ph.D.

Professor of New Testament

Gary Martindale, Ph.D.

Professor of Biblical Studies

Vince Medina, Ph.D.

Professor of Old Testament

William Griffin, Ph.D.

Professor of Old Testament and Hebrew

Martin Mittelstadt, Ph.D.

Professor of New Testament

Mark Jenkins, Ph.D.

Professor of Old Testament, Biblical Hebrew, and Archaeology

Michael Jaffe, D.Min.

Professor of Preaching and Church Leadership

Steve Smallwood, D.Min.

Associate Professor for Church Ministries, Program Coordinator for Church Ministries (online)

Mark Fabian, M.A.

Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies Executive Director of Strategic Partnerships and Digital Learning

Chris McGough, M.A.

Assistant Professor of Youth Ministries

Dr. Lattis Campbell

MIR - Global Connections

Adjunct Faculty

Jim Bradford, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor

Richard Hammer, LL.M

Adjunct Professor

Kent Hulbert

Adjunct Professor

Austin Jacobs

Adjunct Professor

Matthew Thomas

Adjunct Professor

Joseph Lear

Adjunct Professor

David Lindell, Th.M.

Adjunct Professor

Desiree Rodgers

Adjunct Professor

Yisrael Vincent, M.Div.

Adjunct Professor

Wave Nunnally, Ph.D.

Professor of Early Judaism and Christian Origins

Calvin Pincombe, D.Min.

Professor of Philosophy and Apologetics

Saehee Duran, M.A.

Adjunct Professor

Renee Griffith

Adjunct Professor

David Hillis, D.Min.

Adjunct Professor

Wendy Brown

Adjunct Professor

Get More Info
Call 417-268-1000