Quick-links to numerous pages from two decades of work. 

Some links connect to one-time events - others to professional employment.

( Last updated Spring 2012 )

Invited Faculty Scholar at LOGOS @ Baylor University.  (Graduate Intern awarded fellowship in collaboration.)

Rotary Peace Fellow Presenter at the District 5750 Annual Rotary Convention.

Hebrew Bible Scholar-Mentor with the Green Scholars Initiative.

Faculty Participant in Leading from Core Values - Oklahoma Scholar-Leadership Educational Program sponsored by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education and administered by the University of Oklahoma.

Respondent to lecture on the Reliability, Authenticity and Accuracy of Scripture - from the Green Scholars Speaker Series.

Participant in Interfaith work in Oklahoma - with Abrahamic Faiths.

Rotary Peace Fellow - Rotary International and the Rotary Foundation at Chulalongkorn University

Grant received in collaboration with Columbia Theological Seminary - Center for Lifelong Learning

Grant received in collaboration with Samford University - Resource Center for Pastoral Excellence

Working with the Oklahoma Society for Science and Faith  

Web published lecture with Grace and Peace Magazine:  Ministry in a Connected Culture website

Adjunct professor for Mid-America Christian University

Adjunct professor for Southwestern Christian University

Online Adjunct professor for Indiana Wesleyan University

Online adjunct professor for Dickinson State University

Presenter at The Bible Tells Me So - Wesley Center Conference at Northwest Nazarene University

Mentored presentation with SNU McNair Scholars Student - at Claremont Graduate University - on Jubilee in Luke's Gospel

Participation with International Council of Christians and Jews (ICCJ) meeting including Chicago Theological Union’s annual Shapiro Lecture

Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies – National Endowment for the Humanities – Summer 2010 program   

Link to the Faculty of the School of Theology and Ministry at Southern Nazarene University

Another link to the Faculty of the School of Theology and Ministry at Southern Nazarene University

Work with Commission to Mexico over a few Christmas Breaks from over nearly 2 decades

Work with Genocide Intervention Network starting in 2009

Writing with Duke Divinity Faith and Leadership Program, Duke University

Selected Cohort member in Leadership Program at Duke Divinity, 2010

Member and participant and presenter or moderator for many years with the Wesleyan Theological Society

Participant and presenter with Regional (Southwest) Commission on Religious Studies – in affiliation with the Regional Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature.

Presenter and routine participant with the Oklahoma Public Policy Lecture Series

When I host study tours to Israel, Jordan and Palestine, we travel and coordinate with the Society of Biblical Studies

Summer of 2009, Studying and Engaging the Church and response or lack of response to various instances of Genocide, Calvin College Christian Scholarship Program

Work with the Metanexus Institute in 2007, Philadelphia.  Metanexus promotes the transdisciplinary approach to the most profound questions of nature, culture, and the human person.

Work with the Metanexus Institute in 2008, Madrid, Spain.  Metanexus promotes the transdisciplinary approach to the most profound questions of nature, culture, and the human person.

Internship and clinical practice in counseling through an agency giving me clinical skill and competence in models for “private practice”

Internship and clinical practice in counseling through an agency giving me clinical skill and competence in models for institutional and hospitalized care

Private Practice consulting firm I work with for individuals or couples with existential need

Psychology Honor Society

Board Member and advocate with Oklahoma City Metro needs for Homeless and Recovery Care

Past Work with Excel Honors Program and Excel Summer Camps – Director and Teacher

Minister to Families and Children in this Oklahoma City Congregation in the late 90’s to early part of the 2000’s

Minister to Families and Children in this Colorado Springs, CO Congregation in the mid 90’s

Invited presenter for Wesley Center Conference on the Bible, February 2011

Past participant and presenter to Pastors and Leaders in the Church of the Nazarene (PALCON) programs

Teaching and training for practices of stewardship in the Rain Forest of Costa Rica – numerous years of involvement

Past membership and participation with Oklahoma Association of Marriage and Family Therapists

Convener and participant for more than a decade, The Rothwell Lecture Series at SNU

Past work with Reaching Our City in Oklahoma City – participant in programs and one-time interim pastor

Interim pastor for 12 month period in this congregation located about 45 minutes outside Oklahoma City, Kingfisher, OK

2007 Participant in the Church of the Nazarene International & Global Theology Conference hosted at the deBron Conference center,  Netherlands

Presenter and participant at the University of Manchester Ehrhardt Seminar

Faculty Teacher and Faculty Mentor to Honors Students at Southern Nazarene University

Faculty Presenter and Faculty Mentor working with Students in Research and Writing Symposia

Member and participant in numerous events hosted by the Jewish Federation of Oklahoma City for more than a decade

Published curriculum for this Christian Publication – Church of the Nazarene

Published articles with Children’s Ministry magazine

Taught in the country of Kosovo/Kosova (formerly Albania) for European Nazarene Bible College

Past participant in my own College Years and active supporter of students in this Summer Based Youth In Mission program

Faculty Mentor and Co-Presenter with Students in Undergraduate Research through the McNair Scholars Program

Faculty New Student Institute Sponsor for nearly every year I have been on Faculty at Southern Nazarene University

Accreditation work with the North Central Accreditation Team for the Higher Learning Commission – part of SNU’s accreditation process involving my work as faculty member and coordinator of the Master of Arts Program in Theology at SNU

Working to improve student experiences, recruitment and retention with this agency, helping SNU’s work with students

Online training and Online Faculty Member with Nazarene Bible College and have taught numerous courses for them for several years

Online training and Online Faculty Member with Indiana Wesleyan University

Adjunct instructor at Southwestern Christian University

Coordination, Direction, and Leadership to all curriculum, student enrollment, advising, advertising, and assessment for the Master of Arts in Theology at SNU for a number of years

Participant of several training programs, including several programs highlighting the work of Parker Palmer, through the University of Central Oklahoma’s programming – Educator’s Leadership Academy

Involvement with the Oklahoma Sponsoring Committee and “Connecting Faith and Public Life” with Ernesto Cortes, Jr., recipient H. J. Heinz Award for Public Policy  

Participant in several programs offered in the Oklahoma City Metro through the Oklahoma Business Ethics Consortium

Participant in Wabash Center Programs – connected through various venues through work with the Society of Biblical Leadership

Participant in Love and Logic for working with parents and on issues of parenting

Participant at International Council of Christians and Jews meeting, Fall 2010

McNair Scholar Research – Here is what my advisee crafted and created with my oversight and direction – excellent undergraduate work, in my opinion

Training from the Friends Committee on National Legislation while doing work with Genocide Intervention Network – Great facilitators and keen insight