Get to know us! Our faculty members are active in their fields, on campus, across the country and abroad. They preach in churches, teach, lecture, conduct research, and meet with students and alumni/ae. Check out what some of our faculty are up to:

M. Craig Barnes
 
craig barnes pts on the road

When: September 7
Event: Preacher
Location: The First Presbyterian Church of Moorestown, Moorestown, New Jersey
Open to the public.

When: September 21
Event: Preacher
Location: Abington Presbyterian Church, Abington, Pennsylvania 
Open to the public.

When: September 28
Event: Speaker, Carson Lecture Series
Location: Highland Presbyterian Church, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Open to the public.

 
Ellen Charry    
     
ellen charry pts on the road

When: September 29-30
Event: Keynote Lecturer, Flourishing in Faith: Positive Psychology, Theology and Education Conference
Location: St. Barnabas’ Theological College, Adelaide, Australia 

When: October 10
Event: Keynote Lecturer, Anglican Women’s Leadership Symposium
Location: Adelaide, Australia 

When: October 12
Event: Preacher
Location: St. Peter’s Cathedral, Adelaide, Australia 
Open to the public.

When: November 2–5
Event: Lecturer and Preacher (scholar-in-residence)
Location: Ada First United Methodist Church, Ada, Oklahoma 
Open to the public.

When: November 9–24
Event: Lecturer
Location: Tantur Ecumenical Institute, Jerusalem, Israel 

 
Kenda Creasy Dean
 
kenda creasy dean pts on the road

When: September 28–29
Event: Speaker, World Christian Lecture Series
Location: Hope College, Holland, Michigan 
Open to the public.

When: October 19
Event: Preacher and Workshop Leader
Location: First United Methodist Church, Richardson, Texas 
EOpen to the public.

When: November 16
Event: Lecturer
Location: The First Presbyterian Church of Annapolis, Maryland 
Open to the public.

When: November 20–21
Event: Lecturer, Fall Lecture Series
Location: Tennessee Wesleyan College, Athens, Tennessee
Open to the public. 

When: November 23
Event: Speaker, National Youth Workers Convention
Location: Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, Georgia 

When: January 12
Event: Keynote Speaker: Perkins School of Youth Ministry
Location: Southern Methodist University, Perkins School of Theology, Dallas, Texas

When: January 28–31
Event: Keynote Speaker, Youth Ministry Academy
Location: Orlando, Florida

When: February 7
Event: Workshop Leader, ROCK Youth Retreat
Location: Roland E. Powell Ocean City Convention Center, Ocean City, Maryland

When: February 22
Event: Preacher
Location: The Georgetown Presbyterian Church, Washington DC
Open to the public. 

When: February 23
Event: Lecturer, Healing the Brokenness
Location:  Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Houston, Texas
Open to the public.

When: March
Event: Speaker, Northern Maine District Resource Day, Maine Annual Conference
“Ministry with Youth and Young Adults in the Current Age” 
Location: Bangor, Maine 

 
Darrell Guder    
     
darrell guder pts on the road When: October 20

Event: Lecturer, The Edwin H. Rian Lecture, Reunion 2014
Topic: “Arguing Christianly: The Practice of Missional Unity in a Divisive Passage” 
Location: Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, New Jersey

When: October 23
Event: Workshop Leader, Missional Church Workshop for Young Pastors and Students
Location: Augsburg College, Minneapolis, Minnesota

When: December 7, 14, and 21
Event: Leader, Vocare: Sermons on the Gospel, Culture, and Vocation
Location: Central Presbyterian Church, New York, New York
Open to the public.

When: January 9–12
Event: Session Retreat and Preacher
Location: Covenant Presbyterian Church, Austin, Texas
Sunday worship service is open to the public. 

When: March 10–12
Event: Lecturer, Laidlaw Lectures
Location: Knox College, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Open to the public. 

 
Cleophus J. LaRue  
     
cleo larue pts on the road When: August 29–30
Event: Workshop Leader, St. John Regular Baptist Association, The Pastors’ Conference on Preaching

Location: Austin, Texas 

When: August 31
Event: Preacher
Location: Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church, Austin, Texas
Open to the public.

When: September 21
Event: Preacher
Location: Metropolitan Baptist Church, Newark, New Jersey

Open to the public.

When: September 28
Event: Preacher
Location: Trinity United Church of Christ, Chicago, Illinois 
Open to the public. 

When: October 5
Event: Preacher
Location: Trinity A.M.E. Church, Long Branch, New Jersey 
Open to the public.

When: October 19–20
Event: Lecturer and Preacher, Healing the Brokenness
Location: Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Houston, Texas
Open to the public.

When: October 26
Event: Preacher
Location: First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens, Somerset, New Jersey 
Open to the public.

When: November 14
Event: Preacher
Location: The South Carolina Baptist Convention, Columbia, South Carolina 

When: November 16
Event: Preacher
Location: Shiloh Baptist Church, Cleveland, Ohio 
Open to the public.

When: November 23
Event: Preacher
Location: Shiloh Baptist Church, Trenton, New Jersey
Open to the public.

 
Dennis Olson    
     
dennis olson pts on the road When: September 21
Event: Teacher and Lecturer, Adult Education Program: “The Underbelly of the Old Testament: Challenging Texts and Topics”
Topic: “A Biblical ‘House of Cards’: King David and the Messiness of God and Politics”
Location: The Brick Presbyterian Church, New York
Open to the public.
  
 
Jennie Rodriguez    
     
jennie rodriguez pts on the road When: August 24
Event: Preacher
Location: Princeton University Chapel, Princeton, New Jersey

Open to the public.