Professor of Early Church History and Spirituality, Saint Paul School of Theology at Oklahoma City University

Phone: 405-208-5762
Curriculum Vitae


PhD, Southern Methodist University
BA in Letters, University of Oklahoma

Recent Publications

“Hospitality as a Living Wesleyan Tradition,” in Wesleyan Living Traditions, ed. Mary Elizabeth Moore (Nashville, TN: Kingswood Books, 2013).

Lectionary Commentary on Mark 9:30-37, Mark 9:38-50, Proverbs 31:10-31, Esther 7:1-6, 9-10, 9:20-22., September 2012.

Sacred Journeys: Earth’s Holiest Places, editorial consultant (National Geographic Special Edition, 2010).

Lectionary commentary on Isaiah 9:1-4, Micah 6:1-8, Isaiah 58:1-9a (9b-12) and Matthew 5:21-37., January 2011.

Selected articles, Wesley Study Bible (Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press, 2009).

God’s Welcome: Hospitality for a Gospel-Hungry World (Cleveland, OH: Pilgrim Press, 2008).

Amy Oden