Title: Assistant Professor of Applied Theology and Church Ministries; Program Head of 5 Year BA/MA [Pastoral Studies]
Department: Applied Theology, Church Ministries
School/Area: Undergraduate, Seminary
Start Date: August 2011
Chris is the vice president of the Evangelical Homiletics Society and previously served as the associate minister of Preaching and Teaching at Southside Christian Church in Spokane, Washington. He has also formerly served as the interim lead pastor at Shiloh Hills Fellowship (Converge) in Spokane, Washington as well as other various ministry experiences in Florida, Illinois, Missouri, and Massachusetts. His areas of specialization include homiletics, leadership, communication, the millennial generation, and multi-sensory preaching and teaching. He teaches speech communication, history of biblical preaching, communication of biblical truth, development and delivery of narrative messages, evangelistic messages, structure and style in biblical preaching, senior seminar in pastoral ministry, ministry internships, beginning golf, and backpacking.
BA, Moody Bible Institute
MDiv, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
ThM, University of Edinburgh
PhD, Gonzaga University
Chris enjoys listening to sermons, preaching, playing and watching sports, backpacking and camping.