Brannon Hancock

Associate Professor of Practical Theology and Worship

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Brannon has pursued God's call to ministry as a recording and touring musician, as a pastor and worship leader, and now as a seminary professor. He met his wife Gloria in Nashville, Tennessee; they married in 2001, lived in Scotland from 2003-2007, and have 3 children (Andrew, Joseph and Cecilia). Brannon enjoys skateboarding, coffee, disc golf, reading, playing and listening to music, and watching movies and TV dramas (after the kids are asleep).

Educational Background:

  • BA, Trevecca Nazarene University (2002)
  • MTh, University of Glasgow (2005)
  • PhD, University of Glasgow (2010)

Elder, Church of the Nazarene (2011)
Worship Pastor, Xenia Church of the Nazarene (2007-2014)


  • Liturgy & Worship
  • Sacramental Theology
  • Christian Thought
  • Church History
  • Hermeneutics
  • Ethics
  • Interdisciplinary conversations with Theology (film, music, media, the arts, technology)


Indiana Wesleyan University
4201 S. Washington St.
Marion, IN 46953