Faculty Coordinators

Dr. Chris Flanders

Associate Professor of Missions
B.A., Abilene Christian University
M.S., Abilene Christian University
M.Div., Abilene Christian University
Ph.D., Fuller Theological Seminary

ACU Box 29441
Abilene, TX 79699

M.A.G.S. Courses:
BMIS 649 Reading & Engaging Cont. Cultures
BMIS 650 Leadership in Intercultural Contexts
BIBM 616 Witness in Global Context
BMIS 671 Supervised Research in Mission

Dr. Chris Flander's GST faculty page

Dr. Kent Smith

Adjunct Professor of Missional Formation  
Director, Missionary Residency for North America
B.A., Harding University
M.A.R., Harding University Graduate School of Religion
D.Min., Dubuque Theological Seminary

ACU Box 29410
Abilene, TX 79699

M.A.G.S. Courses:
BMIS 646 Foundations of Missional Practice
BMIS 619 Church and Mission
BIBM 651, 652, 656 Supervised Practice of Ministry I, II, & VI

Dr. Kent Smith's GST faculty page

GST Faculty


Serge Gasore ('13)
Master of Arts in
Global Service


"I was born in Rwanda, a lovely country that happened to experience the most horrific tragedy (1994 Rwanda Genocide). After seeing the many problems (wars, inequality, poverty, etc.) the whole world was experiencing I thought that only pursuing education was going to be the most ultimate contribution I can give to change the world and make it a better place than before."


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