Sessional faculty at AMBS

Laura Brenneman, PhD

Laura L. Brenneman is a hospital chaplain and visiting religion professor at AMBS, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and Eastern Mennonite Seminary.

David C. Cramer, PhD

David Cramer serves as the teaching pastor at Keller Park Church, an urban congregation in South Bend. He has been an adjunct instructor at Bethel College, Mishawaka, Indiana, and an editor for Baker Academic and Brazos Press in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Delores Friesen, PhD

Delores Friesen a licensed marriage and family therapist with specialties in aging, grief, sexuality, and marriage and family issues. She seeks to integrate faith and a practical, caring style with the cultural and family context of clients.

Paul Keim, PhD

Paul Keim is professor of Bible and Religion at Goshen (Indiana) College and regularly teaches Greek and Hebrew courses at AMBS.

Betty Pries

Betty Pries has worked as a mediator, trainer and consultant on conflict resolution and conflict management issues since 1993 nationally and internationally. She has developed expertise in managing faith community conflict, particularly within the church.

Daniel Schrock, DMin

Dan Schrock is co-editor (with Marlene Kropf) of An Open Place: The Ministry of Group Spiritual Direction (Morehouse, 2012) and author of The Dark Night: A Gift of God (Herald, 2009). He serves on the pastoral team at Berkey Avenue Mennonite Fellowship, Goshen, Indiana.