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Jennifer Ackerman

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Preaching

PhD (Fuller Theological Seminary)
MDiv (Fuller Theological Seminary)
BM (Moorhead State University)


Dr. Jennifer L Ackerman is the Ogilvie Institute of Preaching Director of Operations and Director of Micah Groups, a ministry designed to help catalyze a movement of empowered, wise preachers who live and lead at the convergence of worship, preaching, and justice. She is an ordained pastor in the Presbyterian Church (USA), with her PhD in Theology & Culture at Fuller Theological Seminary.


“Practices” in Mark Labberton, Called: The Crisis and Promise of Following Jesus Today (Intervarsity Press, 2014); “A New Imagination for Christian Race Relations: Radical Embrace of the Imago Dei” (Princeton Theological Seminary Graduate Student Conference, February 2017); “Worship—A Vessel for Navigating the Currents of Postmodernity” (pending publication in Faith, Embodiment, and Globalization. Eds. Joshua Beckett and Hak Joon Lee.); Editor for Micah Groups curriculum Doing Justice (Tim Dearborn/Hak Joon Lee, 2018) and First Things (Mark Labberton, 2013).