"Our Lives as Well: Teaching Preaching as a Formative Christian Practice" PhD Dissertation, 2012
Ask to Listen Study Guide. Indianapolis, IN: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2011.
Editor of The Wesleyan Church's website for preaching wesleyansermons.com
Convener for the Pedagogy group, Academy of Homiletics
Current Research Interests: Christian practices, spiritual formation, effects of social media on preaching to youth, women in ministry, Ricouer's phenomenological hermeneutic as a resource for creative preaching, practical theology, new forms for preaching, and best practices of current preaching practitioners.
Listen to Dr. Ward preach about women in ministry here: Think: The Church, The Truth & Women in Ministry