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Stephen Ingram has been working in youth ministry since 1998 and currently is the Director of Student Ministries at Canterbury United Methodist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, where he has served since 2008. He has worked as a conference speaker, consultant and advisor in both the PC(USA) and Methodist denominations. Stephen has a B.A. from Samford University in Religion and New Testament and a Masters of Divinity from Mercer University’s McAfee School of Theology with a concentration in Theology. He is also a Lead Consultant with the consulting firm Ministry Architects. Stephen blogs regularly at He is the author of Hollow Faith: How Andy Griffith, Facebook and the American Dream Neutered the Gospel and the student devotional (Extra)Ordinary: 365 Ordinary Moments with an Anything But Ordinary God. In his free time Stephen loves to cook, watch Alabama football and the Atlanta Braves. The real loves of his life are his wife Mary Liz and their three young children.


Books by Stephen Ingram
Organic Student Ministry: Trash the Pre-Packaged Programs and Transform Your Youth Group