Dr. Elaine Heath

Dr. Elaine Heath is the McCreless Professor of Evangelism for Perkins School of Theology. She is a highly sought after theologian, apostolic preacher and teacher. Central themes in Elaine’s theology include the wisdom of the great saints and mystics, the healing power of the gospel of Jesus, the church as God’s missional community of faith, and the centrality of the Holy Spirit in prayer, discernment and ministry.

Heath’s recent works include Missional.Monastic.Mainline. A Guide to Starting Missional Micro-Communities in Historically Mainline Traditions, co-authored with Larry Duggins; Abide: A Guide to Starting Intentional Communities, editor and contributor; and We Were the Least of These: Reading the Bible with Survivors of Sexual Abuse.