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Roger Helland

Adjunct Professor

Dr. Roger Helland currently serves as the district minister of the Baptist General Conference in Alberta. He is a graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary (ThM) and Trinity Western University (DMin). He has many years of experience as a pastor, Bible college and seminary instructor, mentor, church consultant, and denominational leader. Roger’s passion is to nurture spiritual and missional renewal, with an ardent devotion to prayer and the ministry of the word (Acts 6:4; Jude 20-21). His mission is to and equip and empower missional, disciple-making leaders and churches. He is the author of numerous articles and six books, most recently The Devout Life (Wipf & Stock), Missional Spirituality (IVP Books) and Magnificent Surrender (Wipf & Stock). His recent applied research interests are in Pietism, history and theology of Christian spirituality, discipleship, prayer, expository Bible preaching, and spiritual and missional church leadership. Roger and his wife Gail live near Calgary.