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Our professors are distinguished scholars, active researchers, published writers, and faithful Christians who demonstrate what it means to be both Christ-followers and leaders in their academic fields. As mentors and role models, they play a huge role in the integration of faith and learning at Bethel.

Program Directors & Lead Faculty

Laura Gilbertson

Program Director and Instructor | laura-gilbertson@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2005

Areas of expertise

Systematic theology, contextual theologies, topics connected to justice and reconciliation.


Craig Case

Teaching Partner | craig-case@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2006

Areas of expertise

Research, writing, worldview, humanities and theology, and Bible.

Raymon Hanson

Adjunct Instructor | raymon-hanson@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2001

Areas of expertise

Biblical/historical studies related to the Ancient Near East and to the Jewish background of Christianity, how the teachings of Scripture are relevant for living in today's world.

Peter Kapsner

Adjunct Instructor | kappet@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2002

Areas of expertise

New Testament. Church history and engagement with culture. Leadership in ministry. Human sexuality. Spiritual formation.

Molly Noble

Adjunct | molly-noble@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2008 as an instructional technologist, 2013 as an adjunct

Areas of expertise

Leadership, Hermeneutics, Biblical Studies, educational technologies, Instructional design and distance education

Gary David Stratton

Lead Faculty for Worldview and Faith Formation | g-stratton@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2008

Areas of expertise

Spiritual formation and spiritual awakening, discipleship and mentoring, Jonathan Edwards and spiritual leadership, nonprofit leadership, team development

Stephanie Williams

Adjunct Professor | wilstek@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2005

Areas of expertise

Stephanie specializes in Biblical communication, storytelling, practical theology, missional theology and church governance and structure. She is a Lead Pastor at Mill City Church in Northeast Minneapolis. In addition, she is a consultant in the areas of church leadership, structure, and mission.

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