Rev. Dr. Michael Jordan is the Dean of the Chapel at Houghton College, where he also teaches courses in the Department of Biblical Studies, Theology and Philosophy. He holds a BA degree from Houghton College (1999), an M.Div. from Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary (2002), and a Ph.D. in Liturgical Studies from Drew University (2009). He is an ordained Wesleyan pastor with eleven years of pastoral ministry experience in United Methodist, American Baptist, and Wesleyan churches. From 2002-2009, he was the pastor of Exton Community Baptist Church in Exton, PA, and has also served on the pastoral staff of his current church, Houghton Wesleyan. Mike’s wife Jill is a mathematician who also teaches at Houghton; they live just off campus and together are raising their five children: Grace, Jack, Lucy, Gabriel, and Anne. In his spare time, Mike enjoys singing, crossword puzzles and distance running and is a rabid fan of Philadelphia professional and college sports.