Dr. Mark H Senter III

Articles by this Author

  1. Notes on 25 Years of Christian Education: A Special Anniversary Collection of Reflections

    Fall 2005, 25th Anniversary Issue — Pages 362-408

    In anticipation of this special 25th anniversary issue of the Christian Education Journal, I invited about two dozen veteran professors to share their reflections of trends and changes in the field of Christian education over the last 25 years. About half were able to do so. These are collected here and shared with you to encourage your own reflection on the past and discernment for the future.

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  2. Elmer Leon Towns, Jr.: Megachurch Proponent

    Spring 2004 — Pages 115-128

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  3. The Groundwork for Willow Creek Community Church: An Interview With David Hulmbo

    Spring 2001 — Pages 53-66

    Willow Creek Community Church is an outgrowth of a youth ministry at South Park Church in Park Ridge, Illinois. In 1974, Mark Senter interviewed Dave Hulmbo, who, with Bill Hybels, was leading this ministry to youth. In his own words, David Hulmbo tells of the principles and insights that ultimately led to the birth of Willow Creek Community Church.

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  4. A Response to "The State of the Profession of Youth Ministry"

    Autumn 1992 — Pages 105-108

    The author comments on two aspects of Lamport's article: the analogy used for youth ministry as a profession and the idea of a career path in youth ministry.

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  5. Mother of the Parachurch High School Movement in America: A Look at the Miracle Book Club and Evelyn McClusky

    Spring 1991 — Pages 73-85

    This article attempts to discover the headwaters of the parachurch high school ministry. One high school based club did originate earlier than all the others, was widely publicized in The Sunday School Times, and can be found in the records of club programs like Young Life, Hi-C, and Voice of Christian Youth. That club was the Miracle Book Club founded by Evelyn McClusky in 1933.

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