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Kent Walkemeyer, D.Min.

Associate Professor of Ministry
Director, Friends Center
Phone: (626) 815-5077
Email: kwalkemeyer@apu.edu
Fax: (626) 815-5468
Kent Walkemeyer, D.Min., is an associate professor of ministry in the Graduate School of Theology, and also directs the Friends Center at APU. As director of this center, Walkemeyer works to equip men and women in the Friends denomination to be effective leaders in Christ. With 15 years of pastoral experience, Walkemeyer is an expert in preaching, spiritual formation, and in the roots and practices of the Friends tradition.

Education

  • D.Min. – Spiritual Formation, Graduate School of Theology, Azusa Pacific University, 2003
  • M.Div. - Graduate School of Theology, Azusa Pacific University, 1991
  • B.A. – Religion and Philosophy, Friends University, 1986

Credentials/Certifications

  • Friends Minister, Evangelical Friends Church Southwest, 1990-present

Departments

Azusa Pacific Seminary

School of Theology

Expertise

  • Christian Formation
  • Church Administration
  • Friends (Quaker) Theology and Practice
  • Leadership Development
  • Pastoral Ministry
  • Preaching

Courses Taught

  • GMIN 507 – Preaching and Worship
  • GMIN 508 – Church Leadership and Administration
  • GMIN 516 – Dynamics of Christian Formation
  • GMIN 528 – Contemporary Issues in Ministry
  • GMIN 569 – Field Education in Ministry
  • GMIN 598 – Growing Healthy Churches