Office Location: Hughes 122
Office Phone: 859.858.3511 ext. 2317
B.A. Olivet Nazarene University (Philosophy and Religion)
M.A. Nazarene Theological Seminary (Christian Education, Youth Ministry Diploma)
Ph.D. Asbury Theological Seminary (Intercultural Studies)
Courses Currently Being Taught:
- Youth Ministry
- Dynamics of Spiritual Growth
- Instructional Bible Study
- Ministry and Mission of the Church
- Pastoral Care to Youth
- Youth and Culture
- Leadership in Ministry
- Youth Ministry Practicum
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Association of Youth Ministry Educators
Youth Ministry as Missiology – studying youth ministry and youth culture using missionary techniques, approaches and philosophy.
Ministry in an Emerging Culture
Christian Endeavor Society
Youth Ministry History
Brian has been involved in local church youth ministry for over 20 years serving in churches in Illinois, Maryland and Missouri. An ordained elder in the Church of the Nazarene, Brian most recently served at the Church of the Nazarene Headquarters working for USA/Canada Nazarene Youth Ministries. He has been involved on the district, regional and national levels as well helping to coordinate youth ministry training and youth ministry networks. Brian is also a frequent speaker at youth and youth leader events.
Brian and Carol were married in 1996 and have four children.