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Dr. Rochelle Scheuermann

Rochelle Scheuermann, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Evangelism & Leadership Director of M.A. in Evangelism & Leadership Program, M.A. in Missional Church Movements & M.A. in Ministry Leadership


Rochelle Scheuermann is Associate Professor of Evangelism & Leadership and serves as Director for the M.A. in Evangelism & Leadership, M.A. in Missional Church Movements, and the M.A. in Ministry Leadership. Prior to coming to Wheaton, Rochelle served as Program Director & Associate Professor of Intercultural Studies and Vice-President of Academics at Lincoln Christian University. She earned her M.Div. from the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary and a Ph.D. in Intercultural Studies from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. She is an ordained minister and served as Associate Pastor at a church plant in downtown Salt Lake City, UT.

In addition to holding memberships in several academic societies, Rochelle serves on the faculty for the Illinois School of Ministry (Assemblies of God), is a member of the consulting editorial board for Missiol Dei Journal, and participates on the national board for the Evangelical Missiological Society overseeing membership. Rochelle’s research interests include culture, contextualization, theology of mission, Latter-Day Saints, and preaching. She has contributed articles for Trinity Journal, Missio Dei Journal, and Worship and Mission for the Global Church: An Ethnodoxology Handbook(2013, William Carey Library), is co-author of the textbook, Preaching in the Contemporary World(2006, Global University) and is co-editor of Controversies in Mission: Theology, People, and Practice of Mission in the 21st Century(2016, William Carey Library).


Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Ph.D., Intercultural Studies

Assemblies of God Theological Seminary
Master of Divinity

  • Preaching
  • Culture
  • Contextualization
  • Latter-day Saints
  • Theology of Mission
  • Evangelical Missiological Society: National Board Member (2018-present); Regional Vice-President (2012-2017); Member (2008-present)
  • American Society of Missiology: Member (2014-present)
  • Missio Dei Journal: Consulting Editorial Board (2012-present)
  • Illinois School of Ministry (Assemblies of God): Faculty Member (2014-present)

Scheuermann, Rochelle Cathcart. 2018. “Paul G. Hiebert’s Anthropological Insights for Missionaries –Thirty-Three Years Later.” Missio Dei Journal(Winter-Spring).

Scheuermann, Rochelle Cathcart. 2016. “Integrating the Arts and Preaching.” Orality Journal, Vol 5, No. 2: 75-82.

Cathcart, Rochelle L. 2012. “How to Integrate the Arts and Preaching.” In Worship and Mission for the Global Church: An Ethnodoxology Handbook, ed. James R. Krabill, 460-467. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library.

Cathcart, Rochelle L. 2012. “Culture Matters: How Three Effective Preachers (Timothy Keller, Rob Bell, and Father Pfleger) Engage Culture in the Preaching Event. Trinity Journal33 (Fall): 209-222.

Cathcart, Rochelle L., and Mike Nichols. 2009. “Self Theology, Global Theology, and Missional Theology in the Writings of Paul G. Hiebert.” Trinity Journal30, no. 2 (Fall): 209-22