Personal & Congregational Evangelism

  Chaplain, overseer

BS in Biology (Eastern Mennonite University)

Ministry Experience – associate pastor, Alden Mennonite Church (1980-1990); pastor, Pigeon River Mennonite Church (1990-2006); Communications Director, Rosedale Mennonite Missions (2006-2011); renewal meetings, Bible conferences

Settings – renewal meetings, Bible conferences


President of Rosedale Mennonite Missions (2002-present)

MDiv (Trinity Evangelical Divinity School), BA (Ohio State University), Rosedale Bible College

Ministry Experience – pastor, Grace Christian Fellowship (1990-2002); network coordinator, Columbus Network of Microchurches (2006 – present)


  • Missions, Evangelism & Church Planting: (4-6)
  • Biblical Foundations                     
  • Spontaneous Multiplication of Churches
  • Jesus-Centered Missions & Evangelism
  • Strategic Principles
  • Group Bible Study Methods: (3-4)
  • Discover Bible Studies
  • Manuscript Bible Studies
  • Principles & Practices for Healthy Groups (3)
  • Ecclesiology (2-3)

Settings – workshop, classroom, retreat, small group, lecture/sermon



Witness, consultant, overseer (2011-present)

DMin (Gordon-Conwell); MDiv (Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary); MTh (Univ. of Chicago); BA (Eastern Mennonite Univ.); Fuller School of Intercultural Studies

Ministry Experience – church planting (1977-1982); pastoral ministry, Mechanicsburg Christian Fellowship (1978-1982); faculty, Rosedale Bible College (1968, 1976-79, 1989-94+); worker, Rosedale Mennonite Missions (1982-1989); mission administration, Eastern Mennonite Missions (1994-2011)


  • Biblical Theology of Missions (4)
  • Mission History (7)

Setting – classroom, retreat, sermon series