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Chaplain - Dr. Bill Kuhn

Dr. Bill Kuhn is a graduate of Crown College and received his Master of Arts in Religious Studies from Indiana Wesleyan University. He received his doctorate from St. Mary's University in Minneapolis.

Bill is a gifted speaker who was a pastor in Christian and Missionary Alliance churches for 15 years. He enjoys speaking at leadership and youth worker conferences and symposiums around the country, and has had the privilege of speaking to a variety of other audiences including children's camps, youth camps, and various college campuses and churches.

Bill's personal relationship with Jesus Christ began in high school when a teacher spoke with him about Christ. His favorite verse is Philippians 1:21, "For to me, to live is Christ; to die is gain." Bill appreciates the Christ-saturated focus of Paul's life.

On Crown's campus, Dr. Kuhn organizes several ministries including four weekly chapels, directing the Christian Service program, while interacting daily with many of the more than 700 students.

Recently, Bill was chosen by the faculty of St. Mary's University (MN), as the doctoral student reflection speaker at their commencement. In addition, the St. Mary's doctoral faculty awarded Bill with the Outstanding Dissertation Award.

Dr. Kuhn also presented his doctoral research at the Association of Christian’s in Student Development (ACSD) national conference. The title of his workshop presentation was “Cultivating Spiritual Formation: A Phenomenological Study”. Bill also shared similar information at the regional conference of ACSD.

In his spare time, Bill enjoys spending his best time with his wife and children. He's also a guitar aficionado...playing, listening, and collecting guitars.

In terms of teaching and spending time with students at Crown, Bill says "I enjoy the interaction with students and participating in God's work in their lives."

If you are considering Crown College, Bill would like you to know, "Crown provides a wonderful community that supports your exploration of life and faith in God. Attending Crown, you can expect a Christ-centered faculty and staff. The networks of care and services for you at Crown will give you a great opportunity to succeed and flourish, both spiritually and academically."