In This Issue
We Want to Hear
from You! 

Send your latest news
and photos to
Connect with Us
on Social Media

Rapport Alumni Magazine
Audio/Video Resources and Podcasts
Contact Us

Dorothea J. Lotter
Director of Institutional
& Alumni Relations
Deborah Fegler
Development & Alumni Coordinator

Jennifer S. Hall
Promotions Coordinator


Invest in Student Scholarships
Drop Shadow Accent Image
December 2015
Drop Shadow Accent Image
Keeping Alumni Connected

Watch the 2015 AGTS Christmas Video Greeting!

President Mark Hausfeld ('83) and his wife, Lynda

Thanks for giving!

Thank you AGTS alumni for your generous support of the Pentecostal Leaders Fund. We appreciate your support in funding student scholarships. Every gift makes a difference! There's still time to give! Simply click the "Donate" button below. Gifts postmarked by December 31 will receive 2015 giving receipts.

Drop Shadow Accent Image
Connect with the President

Dr. Hausfeld will be at the following events:
  • Jan. 6-9: Attending the Fellowship of Evangelical Seminary Presidents Conference, Sarasota, Fla.
  • Jan. 9-10: Presenting the Pillar of Faith award to Pastor Dan Betzer at First Assembly of God, Ft. Myer, Fla.
  • Jan. 11: Speaking at the South Carolina Minister's Missions Banquet, Hilton Head, S.C.
  • Jan. 23-24: Attending the Association of Theological Schools Presidents of Embedded Seminaries and Leadership Intensive, San Antonio, Texas
  • Jan. 31: Speaking at Muskogee First Assembly, Muskogee, Okla.

The AGTS alumni representatives to the Evangel University Alumni Board of Directors met with President Hausfeld prior to the October board meetings.

Pictured left to right: Priscilla Mondt ('89), Dan Morrison ('10), Mark Hausfeld ('83), Dorothea Lotter, Larry Cooper ('84/'04) and Ron Morein ('06)

Drop Shadow Accent Image
Watch Inauguration events

The Assemblies of God Theological Seminary at Evangel University inaugurated Dr. Mark Hausfeld as president on Friday, November 13. Watch the Inaugural ceremony and the pre-inaugural lecture with Ray Bakke.

Evangel & AGTS honored to be named Military Friendly Schools

Victory Media has released its list of Military FriendlyŽ Schools for 2016, and once again both Evangel University and the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary at Evangel have been recognized for their efforts on behalf of veterans, military service personnel and their families.
The recognition is based on data related to a variety of issues, including veterans support on campus, military spouse policies and employment outcomes. Read more.

Read the new Encounter Journal: "Ministry, Diverse Voices and Dietrich Bonhoeffer"

Oikonomia Charlie Self Short Talk

As a participant of the Oikonomia Network, AGTS professor of Church history contributed to a series of short talks on theology and economics designed to be used as classroom assignments. Dr. Self's topic was how "Faithful Churches Create Flourishing Communities." Watch the lecture.

AGTS Director of Library Services Joe Marics to retire after a lifetime of service to seminary

Joe Marics ('80), AGTS director of library services at the Cordas C. Burnett Library, will retire as of December 17, 2015 after nearly 30 years of service as director. AGTS has been the beneficiary of his exceptional leadership and development of the library services and holdings. Read more...

Connect to EU Alumni Newsletter---The Quad

Stay up-to-date with what's happening at Evangel University. 

Read the December, 2015, edition.

Refer a student
Do you know someone interested in attending AGTS? Use this online form or connect with Brett Jacques, AGTS Enrollment Representative.
Newsletter - Dance Drop Shadow Image
Faculty News

  • Wrote an editorial to be published in International Journal of Pentecostal Missiology, Issue 4 (December), for article by Dr. Alan Johnson, "The Challenge of Unreached Peoples: Issues in Assemblies of God Missiology." 

Charlie Self
  • Dec. 1-2: Attended the Missio Alliance Board Meeting, Chicago, Ill. 

Drop Shadow Accent Image
Alumni News

Pentecostal Evangel headlines
Check out these alumni-focused articles from recent Pentecostal Evangel online content:
  • "The Preacher Girls" highlights women in ministry, including Leila Ojala ('05) and Korista Lewis-Beaty (wife of AGTS alum Ryan Beaty ('08).
  • "Alone in Berkeley" shares the church-planting efforts of Drs. Earl ('02) and Janet ('04/10) Creps in Berkeley, Calif.
Lindsey Ellis ('02) received the Meritorious Award for Distinguished Young Alumnus during College of the Ozarks Homecoming. Lindsey is the director of operations for The Covering House (TCH), a faith-driven social service organization that provides refuge and restoration to domestic, minor survivors of trafficking.


Brian Fulthorp ('07) completed four units of Clinical Pastoral Education in August through Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, N.C.  He was ordained by the North Carolina District of the AG in October in preparation for his entrance into professional chaplaincy.

Paul Kaminer ('89) and Katherine Sobey ('03) were married on November 21, 2015. Paul and Katherine will serve as U.S. missionaries at Native American Bible College, Shannon, N.C.

John B. Johnson ('79/'80) serves as chief of staff for the Canadian County Oklahoma Board of Commissioners. 

Dennis Ottalagano ('81) serves as senior pastor at New Life Assembly in Ramona, Calif.  He has also worked full-time as a hospice chaplain for 13 years. Dennis is a lifetime member of Vietnam Veterans of America where he serves as chaplain for chapter 0742.

Unyong Statwick ('03/'05) passed her Certification Committee with the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc.) and is now an associate supervisor. She is officially certified to prepare students in CPE Levels I and II.

John ('95) and Carolyn Stewart serve as AG appointed missionaries to South Africa.  They returned to the field in September and attended the Ministers Retreat for International Assemblies of God, South Africa in October.
Drop Shadow Accent Image
Upcoming Events

Christmas Holiday

December 24 - Jan. 1 (AGTS building closed)


New Student Orientation/Classes Begin

January 11


AGTS Alumni Prayerathon

February 8-9

Drop Shadow Accent Image
We want to hear from you! 

Do you have family or ministry news you want to share?  Send your recent news and photos to and we may publish it in the next newsletter,
Rapport magazine, or in our "Alumni Spotlight" website feature.