I currently serve as the Visiting Assistant Professor of Evangelism at Union Presbyterian Seminary, in partnership with the Presbytery of the James.


  • Introduction to Evangelism (Fall 2015, Fall 2017)
  • Post-Congregational Evangelism (May 2016)
  • Evangelism in a Muli-Religious World (Fall 2016)
  • Evangelism in Rural Contexts (May 2017)
  • Evangelism in the City (May 2018)
  • Entrepreneurial Ministry (Fall 2018)
  • The Church Growth Movement (May 2019)

John W. Vest

John is a "church hacker" attempting to overcome the limitations of church as we know it. To connect with him and learn more about his work, please visit johnvest.com.