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Minister

Joseph Denver Driskill, American minister. Ordained to ministry Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 1971, United Church Canada, 1979. Executive Regina Housing Association, 1973-1975. Fellow American Association Pastoral Counselors; member Canada Association Pastoral Education, American Academy Religion.

Background

Driskill, Joseph Denver was born on January 7, 1946 in Peoria, Illinois, United States. Son of Joseph Abraham and Evelyn Jane (Skinner) Driskill.

Education

Bachelor, Culver-Stockton College, 1968. Master of Divinity, Vanderbilt University Division School, 1971. Master of Arts, University Regina, Canada, 1976.

Doctor of Philosophy., Graduate Theological Union, 1996.

Career

Minister, Mount Zion Christian Church, Hannibal, Missouri, 1965-1968;minister, Union Chapel Christian Church, Center, Missouri, 1965-1968;minister, Marion (Kentucky) Christian Church, 1969-1971;minister, Regina (Saskatchewan, Canada) Avenue Christian Church, 1971-1975;chaplain, U. Western Ontario, London, Canada, 1976-1988;lecturer, Huron College, London, 1983-1988;assistant to dean, Disciples Seminary Foundation, since 1990. Executive Regina General Ministerial Association, 1974-1976. Member commission on union and joint mission Anglican United and Disciples Churches Canada, 1972-1975.

Member consultant committee Saskatchewan Council for International Cooperative Government and Agency, 1974-1976.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 1971, United Church Canada, 1979.

Membership

Executive Regina Housing Association, 1973-1975. Fellow American Association Pastoral Counselors. Member Canada Association Pastoral Education, American Academy Religion.

Connections

Married Anne Louise Cummings, June 2, 1971 (divorced 1979). Married Leslie Jane Bryant, July 27, 1985.

father:
Joseph Abraham Driskill

mother:
Evelyn Jane (Skinner) Driskill

spouse:
Anne Louise Cummings

spouse:
Leslie Jane Bryant