Ashley Denton’s Book, Christian Outdoor Leadership, is NOW AVAILABLE on Amazon!

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Denver Seminary Outdoor Leadership Concentration | Cultural Contexts

Click Here to view Denver Seminary Outdoor Leadership Concentration Course Syllabus and Reading List for OL 602 Adventure Ministry in Cross-Cultural Contexts, Dr. Ashley Denton, professor…

Outdoor Leadership Professor, Ashley Denton Publishes Book

Outdoor leadership professor publishes a first of a kind book on Christian outdoor leadership and wilderness theology Christian Outdoor Leadership: Theology, Theory, and Practice by Ashley Denton, D.Min., offers a relevant and innovative approach to leadership development, evangelism, discipleship, and spiritual formation through outdoor adventure FORT COLLINS, Colo. – Ashley Denton’s book on Christian Outdoor […]

Fuller Seminary’s Chap Clark endorses Denton’s book, Christian Outdoor Leadership

Ashley Denton exposes something that we have clearly lost sight of today.  Human beings have known since the beginning that God made his creation as an invaluable gift to help us encounter Him personally and learn from his handiwork the secrets of his Kingdom. In Christian Outdoor Leadership Ashley takes us into the reason why […]

Christian Adventure Association | Outdoor Leadership Book Endorsement

Amy Smallwood, president of the Christian Adventure Association recently endorsed Ashley Denton’s book Christian Outdoor Leadership: Theology, Theory, and Practice: Ashley’s years of experience in youth ministry and wilderness adventures set the stage for this journey through the Scriptures in search of a theology of wilderness ministry. For many of us who are involved in […]

A Theological Perspective on Adventure

“Scrambling over rocks, zig-zagging between bear grass and some other clumpy desert ground cover, His feet testing each step to make sure it was solid… finally He reached the summit.  Wind howling, and the storm sounding like the opening music to an eerie mystery movie, He sat quietly for what seemed like hours watching with eagle eye a small […]

Why Did So Much of Christ’s Teaching Occur in the Outdoors?

“I have led more than 35 groups of young people (group sizes averaging 10-15) on week-long wilderness journeys, encompassing over 365 days of leading and equipping in the context of outdoor adventure. These trips have spanned North America and 10 other countries, and that number continues to grow. We have observed that although the how, […]

What is Wilderness Ministry?

People today are yearning to be freed from the chaotic pace of modern life. Busyness has only deepened our starvation for experiences that cause true transformation. Wilderness ministry aims at helping people find more peace and productivity by imitating Jesus’ rhythm of work and retreat.

Denver Seminary Launches Outdoor Leadership Concentration

The Denver Seminary Outdoor Leadership concentration is uniquely designed to provide seminary level courses to equip Christ-centered leaders for wilderness and adventure programming ministry. And there is no better place than at a world-class seminary located in the Front Range of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains!

Why Wilderness Adventure Camping Ministry Works?

Young people are yearning for a meaningful vision for their future. The world of video games, and reality TV has only deepened their starvation for experiences that cause true transformation and cast compelling vision for their ultimate purpose.