Kinsinger speaks at youth ministry conference
Wednesday, January 10, 2007
Dr. Mitch Kinsinger, associate professor of religion and Christian education at Northwestern College
, served as a co-presenter at the biennial international conference of the International Association for the Study of Youth Ministry. The conference was held at Fitzwilliam College
in Cambridge, England
, Jan. 3–6.
Kinsinger’s presentation was entitled “Youth Travel in an Age of Empire: Mission, Service and Pilgrimage.” Co-presenters were Beth Harding, a 2004 Northwestern alumna who is youth work coordinator for the East Belfast Mission in Northern Ireland, and Dr. Timothy Van Meter, a member of the Christian education and youth ministry faculty at Methodist Theological Seminary in Delaware, Ohio.
Kinsinger, a member of Northwestern’s faculty since 2000, earned a doctorate in religious studies from the University of Iowa. He also holds a Master of Divinity degree from Western Theological Seminary and a bachelor’s degree from Wheaton College.