Janeen Bertsche Johnson, MDiv

Director of Campus Ministries; Admissions Associate; Development Associate; Alumni Director; Core Adjunct Faculty

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MDiv, AMBS 1989
BA, Bluffton University 1986

Janeen Bertsche Johnson brings to her ministry a passion for worship, music, community, and encouraging the gifts of others. She graduated from Bluffton College (now University), then entered seminary at AMBS, graduating with the MDiv in 1989.

After serving six years on the pastoral team of Lorraine Avenue Mennonite Church in Wichita, Kan., she returned to AMBS as campus pastor. She also has roles in admissions, alumni relations, and teaching. Janeen has been a member of the Executive Board of Mennonite Church USA from 2003 to 2011, and has served on many other conference and denominational committees and boards.

Invite AMBS

Invite AMBS is a unique opportunity to invite the faculty and staff of AMBS to come directly to you to address a certain topic. Learn more about Invite AMBS.

Possible topics include:

  • Autism and the Church
  • Dementia and the Church
  • Faith Foundations of Creation Care
  • Gelassenheit
  • Hymns about Creation Care
  • Inner and Outer Calls to Ministry
  • Mennonite Polity
  • Nine Spiritual Pathways
  • Spiritual Lessons of the Prairie
  • Suffering and Consolation
  • Taize Worship and Music
  • Trees of Life – Biblical and Ecological Perspectives (can be a retreat)
  • Water of Life – Biblical and Ecological Perspectives (can be a retreat)

Possible formats:

  • Hymn Sing
  • Retreat
  • Sermon
  • Teaching Session