Jonathan LeMaster-Smith

Adjunct Professor of United Methodist Studies


  • Rural Ministry, Faith Formation, and United Methodist Approaches to Discipleship
  • Post-Christian Theologies and Creative Approaches to Mission/Outreach


  • Ph.D., Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary; Christian Education and Congregational Studies, 2018
  • M.A., Pfeiffer University
  • B.A. Pfeiffer University, 2008

Jonathan LeMaster-Smith lives in Hildebran, North Carolina with his wife, Rev. Shannon LeMaster-Smith, and their three dogs. He holds a PhD in Christian Education and Congregational Studies from Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary. He regularly teaches United Methodist Studies, Rural Ministry, and Christian Education for several schools.


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