Dr. James Earl Massey
The Massey Leadership Center
At Mid-America, one way we fulfill our mission is through a network of strategic Centers that extend our reach beyond our walls and into places of influence across the nation and around the world. The J.E. Massey Center for Ministry and Leadership reflects our commitment to not only train and educate pastors here on our campus, but also to be a worldwide resource to the church-at-large and especially to Church of God pastors and leaders.
Dr. Massey honored the Mid-America Christian University community May 5, 2012, by attending our Commencement Exercises, and by granting us the distinguished gift of name for our ministry, now known officially as the J.E. Massey Center for Ministry and Leadership. Through the Massey Center, MACU is proud to offer church leadership certificates and continuing education courses for today's leaders. These certificates can even translate into college credit! To learn more about leadership certificates through the Massey Center, click here.
With his name, Dr. Massey also granted the university access to a collection of published and recorded works that will reside in the Massey Center, and which we are very pleased to make available to others online.
A Special Welcome From President John Fozard
There are many ways that a university fulfills its mission. The most obvious way, of course, is by educating students and commissioning graduates to go into the world to practice the knowledge of their disciplines, their skills, and—in the case of our graduates— their faith.
Dr. James Earl Massey
Dr. James Massey is one of the most extraordinary Christian communicators of our time. He’s an accomplished musician, a pastor, a prolific author, theologian, and a professor. If you don’t recognize his name, you may still recognize his voice. For five years he was the on-air voice of the Church of God broadcast, “The Christian Brotherhood Hour,” and for more than 60 years, he has been the loving husband to Gwendolyn Inez Kilpatrick-Massey.
Preaching For A Decision: Interview With James Earl Massey
For more than four decades, James Earl Massey has captivated congregations and fellow preachers through his preaching and teaching, Now retired, he most recently served as dean of the School of Theology and professor of preaching and biblical studies at Anderson University, Massey first gained a national reputation as pastor of Detroit’s...
An Interview Of Dr. James Earl Massey By Art Azurdia
I first met Dr. James Earl Massey seven years ago in Dallas, Texas. We were both keynote speakers at the E. K. Bailey International Conference On Expository Preaching. From the first moments of his preaching I knew he would become something of a mentor to me...