Kent Walkemeyer, D.Min.

Associate Professor, Azusa Pacific Seminary and School of Theology
Director, Friends Center

Phone: (626) 815-5077
Fax: (626) 815-5468
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Kent Walkemeyer, D.Min., is an associate professor of ministry and also directs the Friends Center at APU. As director of this center, Walkemeyer works to equip men and women in the Friends denomination to be effective leaders in Christ. With 25 years of pastoral experience, Walkemeyer is an expert in preaching, spiritual formation, and the roots and practices of the Friends tradition.


  • D.Min., Spiritual Formation, Azusa Pacific University
  • M.Div., Azusa Pacific University
  • B.A., Religion and Philosophy, Friends University


  • Friends Minister, Evangelical Friends Church Southwest, 1990-present

Academic Areas

  • School of Theology
  • Azusa Pacific Seminary


  • Christian Formation
  • Church Administration
  • Friends (Quaker) Theology and Practice
  • Leadership Development
  • Pastoral Ministry
  • Preaching

Courses Taught

  • GINS 507 – The Bible and Preaching
  • GMIN 507 – Preaching and Worship
  • GMIN 508 – Church Leadership and Administration
  • GMIN 516 – Dynamics of Christian Formation
  • GMIN 528 – Contemporary Issues in Ministry
  • GMIN 569 – Mentored Ministry
  • GMIN 598 – Growing Healthy Churches
  • GMIN 628 – Seminar in Ministry
  • GTHE 553 – Evangelical Friends History: Birth, Growth, and Organization
  • GTHE 554 – Friends Theology, Worship, and Leadership

Office Hours

By appointment

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