As an Adolescent Ministries major, you’ll want more than theory before you dive into local youth ministry or the work of a para-church organization. You’ll want faculty who can help connect you with exciting real-life experiences. Faculty such as...
Charlie Alcock, Assistant Professor of Theology and Philosophy, knows youth ministry from his 15 years of ministry in local churches across the country. Having organized area and national youth conventions, Charlie is faculty advisor for national youth conferences held annually at IWU, which places student volunteers at the center of this fascinating outreach. Likewise, Russ Gunsalus, Associate Professor of Theology and Philosophy and coordinator of IWU’s Youth Ministries program, has not only worked as a local youth pastor but also at the denominational level, addressing the youth ministry needs of students, young adults, and Christian education leaders.
Let them be your connection to the world of adolescent ministries.
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