Pre-Ministry Advisor

The pre-ministry advisor is Dr. James Ware. He has over twenty years of experience in advising students preparing for seminary and ministry. Dr. Ware is not only the pre-ministry advisor, he teaches many courses of interest to pre-ministry students, including Introduction to the New Testament, Ancient Christianity, Jesus and the Gospels, and Paul and his letters, as well as courses in ancient Greek. Dr. Ware holds a Ph.D. in New Testament and Ancient Christianity from Yale University, and is the author of several books, including Paul's Theology in Context: Creation, Incarnation, Covenant, and Kingdom (Eerdmans, 2019), Paul and the Mission of the Church (Baker Academic, 2011), and a new tool for the study of Paul's letters, Synopsis of the Pauline Letters in Greek and English (Baker Academic, 2010).