Insitute for Spiritual Formation

Faculty

The ISF faculty represents an interdisciplinary mix of professionals from the fields of theology, psychology, philosophy, marriage & family, church history and intercultural studies.

“The work of every member profits the entire body.”

– St. Thomas Aquinas

  • Photo of John H. Coe

    John H. Coe

    • Director, Institute for Spiritual Formation
    • Professor of Philosophy and Spiritual Theology
  • Photo of Betsy A. Barber

    Betsy A. Barber

    • Director, Center for Spiritual Renewal
    • Associate Director, Institute for Spiritual Formation
    • Associate Professor of Spirituality and Psychology
  • Photo of Steven L. Porter

    Steven L. Porter

    • Professor of Philosophy and Theology / Scholar in Residence, Center for Christian Thought
  • Photo of Kyle Strobel

    Kyle Strobel

    • Assistant Professor, Institute of Spiritual Formation
  • Photo of Judy Ten Elshof

    Judy Ten Elshof

    • Professor of Christian Ministry and Leadership
    • Institute for Spiritual Formation and Christian Ministry and Leadership
    • Director of Talbot's Spiritual Formation Focus
    • Associate Director, Center for Spiritual Renewal
    • Founder, Hilltop Renewal Center
    • Professor of Spirituality and Marriage and Family,
    • Professor of Christian Ministry and Leadership
    • Spiritual Director

Special Institute Adjunct Faculty

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