Ministry Leadership Colloquium

Date Friday, May 26, 2017
12:30 - 4 p.m.
Location Seminary Classroom Hall - View maps and directions
Instructions for GuestsView maps and directions to Bethel University and Seminary Classroom Hall. Park in the Seminary Commuter Lot. Enter the main entrance to the Seminary and follow the signs.

Event Description

12:30-12:45 p.m. | Check-In
12:45-1:15 p.m. | Welcome and Awards
1:15-4 p.m. | Q&A with Group 1, 2, or 3 (below)

Group 1
1:15 p.m. | Nurney Mason | Homophobia and the African American Church in the District of Columbia, Suburban Maryland, and Northern Virginia
1:45 p.m. | Noel SherryArousing the Sleeping Giant: Life Mapping as a Means of Awakening Lay People to Ministry Calling and Kingdom Engagement
2:15 p.m. | Eydie Shupulski | Faith Formation in Baccalaureate Social Work Programs
3:00 p.m. | Jeremy Allard A Model for Elders Supporting Their Pastor's Self-Care in Small Churches
3:30 p.m. | Lou Soiles | From the Suburbs to the City: Seeking to Know, Love, and Contribute to the Flourishing of an Inner City Neighborhood

Group 2
1:15 p.m. | Jewel WilliamsThe Whole Servant Leader: Leading from the Inside Out
1:45 p.m. | Gary RunnBiblical Metaphors for Servant Leadership: A Strong Foundation for Development
2:15 p.m. | Imogene Lowery | The Impact of Hurts on Effective Ministry in a Local African American Church
3:00 p.m. | Dale Stiles | From Apathy to Mission: A Critical Transition for Pastors and Leaders of Faithful, Yet Changing Congregations
3:30 p.m. | Phil Wood | Exploring the Need for Interchurch Unity and Outreach among Northern New England Evangelical Churches

Group 3
1:15 p.m. | Jason Steffenhagen | Owning Your Faith and How It Happens
1:45 p.m. | Chelsea Hall | An Investigation of Self-Care Practices and Principles among Pentecostal-Apostolic Ministries
2:15 p.m. | Daniel Nold | Developing a Strategy for a Regional Movement of Leaders
3:00 p.m. | John Harrison | Shared Leadership: Bringing the Local Church Back to its Biblical Roots of Leadership
3:30 p.m. | Spencer Click | Cultivating Emerging Leaders: The Pastor's Role in Foundation Laying


Contact Ceallaigh Anderson, Doctor of Ministry Program Coordinator, at 651.638.6894 or