Dr. Esteban “Steven” Felix-Jager has been selected as the new program chair for the Worship Arts and Media major
Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Michael Salmeier states, "We are excited about Dr. Felix-Jager joining us. He brings a mix of ministry focus, scholarship, and worship experience that we believe will continue to help move the Worship Arts & Media program forward."
"We are excited about Dr. Felix-Jager joining us. He brings a mix of ministry focus, scholarship, and worship experience that we believe will continue to help move the Worship Arts & Media program forward." - Dr. Michael Salmeier (VP of Academic Affairs)
Dr. Felix-Jager has a Ph.D. in Pentecostal Theology from the University of Wales, an MFA in Visual Art from Azusa Pacific University, and an MA in Ministry from Southeastern University. He has been adjunct teaching at both Southeastern University and Pentecostal Theological Seminary. He has over eleven years of professional ministerial experience having served as a contemporary worship leader, youth pastor, college pastor, and children’s ministry coordinator for several churches. He was most recently at Beymer Memorial United Methodist Church in Winter Haven, Florida for five and half years as the Director of Youth Ministries and Contemporary Worship leader. He plays guitar and is a singer/song writer having recorded several professional studio albums of original music. In addition, Dr. Felix-Jager has published two scholarly books on worship, music, and the arts from a specifically Pentecostal perspective, and another that deals with theology and popular music (a theology of rock and roll—he led a rock band for a few years.). He and his wife, Connie, currently reside in Riverside, CA. The couple has a 3-year old daughter named Mila.
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