Professor of Early Church History and Spirituality, Saint Paul School of Theology at Oklahoma City University
PhD, Southern Methodist University
BA in Letters, University of Oklahoma
Right Here, Right Now, The Practice of Christian Mindfulness (Abingdon Press, 2017).
“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. Workingpreacher.org, 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. Workingpreacher.org, 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).