Dr. Jensen Petersen
Jensen has worked in many fields, including private and pubic businesses, agriculture, construction, non-profit cooperations, government and higher education institutions and churches. As part of his devotion to study, Dr. Petersen has earned several degrees, including Business Administration from the University of Central Missouri and both a Master of Divinity and a Doctorate in Evangelism Theology degree from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has pastored in central and southern United States. In addition to all this, he loves traveling and has spends much time abroad in other countries teaching, speaking and educating people of all races, backgrounds and professions, including doctors, lawyers, professors, private businessmen and government officials around the world. He continues to read and teach on theology, philosophy, sociology, psychology, history, anthropology, physics, anatomy, economics and many other subjects. This broad base of life experiences has served him well as he connects with his listeners and students.
Dr. Petersen dives deep into the historical and cultural backgrounds, exposing the true meanings of the Scriptures and he brings to light God’s eternal and applicable truths and shows simple ways to apply them to everyday life. Dr. Petersen is known for challenging common conceptions (often misconceptions) of thought. He challenges conventional wisdom and popular views and asks the hard questions, many mysteries of life, provoking deep thought. He in no way claims to have all the answers, but is at first curious and seeks to lead other inquisitive searchers, explorers on a journey to discover truth about the universe and life.
Dr. Petersen has a passion and love for all people to come to know the Lord Jesus in a deep, personal way and experience true and full life in Him. In keeping with Ephesians 4, he writes, speaks, teaches and guides with the goal to help grow and equip the saints for service, to build up and strengthen local congregations which builds up the body, and the help us mature to the measure and fullness of Messiah. Pastoring churches since 2003, Petersen actively travels the world speaking, teaching and training pastors and leaders in groups, churches and institutions. Dr. Petersen serves as a traveling professor for several Bible institutes, including World Hope Bible Institute (a ministry of World Hope Ministries International). If you are interested in having Dr. Petersen come and speak, teach or preach, please contact us.