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Andrew McCoy

DIRECTOR - Dr. Andrew McCoy, Assistant Professor of Ministry Studies, Director of the Center for Ministry Studies which oversees Studies in Ministry Minor.

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Coordinator of Mentoring & Internships - Susanna Leche works for the Studies in Ministry Minor thoughtfully matching students with mentors for a two year relationship and managing the supervised internship placements all minors are required to experience for one academic year.

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Shelly Arnold

Office Manager - Shelly Arnold works for the Center for Ministry Studies which oversees Studies in Ministry Minor. She also works for David Cunningham with the CrossRoads Project and the Council of Independent College's (CIC) NetVUE Scholar Resources Project.

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Teaching Faculty for Studies in Ministry

Wayne Brouwer

Wayne Brouwer teaches MIN 323 and is Associate Professor of Religion at Hope College. His office is located in Lubbers Hall room 116.

He can be reached at Religion Department office number 616.395.7239. Also, fax 616.395.7396 or by email at Faculty webpage.

Jay Lindell

Jay Lindell teaches MIN 325. He does not have an office on campus. His campus mailbox in located in Van Zoeren Hall room 249. Jay is employed by Youth Life.

You may contact him by emailing him at You are welcome to call the Center for Ministry Studies at 616.395.7320, if you need assistance.

The Ministry minor is part of the Center for Ministry Studies whose offices are located on the second floor curved section of Van Zoeren Hall facing VanAndel Plaza. Stop by and dip into our candy dish!


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