Tim's Ministry

Dr. Tim Roehl

Dr. Tim Roehl's ministry "hats" include church planter, pastor, ministry coach, missionary, author, denominational executive, trainer and teacher.

MINISTRY VISION Tim's call can be described in several ways:

Tim Roehl
Tim Roehl

His concise vision statement is to "Lead leaders to discovery, clarity and destiny for the sake of eternity."

His expanded ministry vision statement is to "Lead leaders by - Communicating through speaking and writing to help people see and know Jesus, - Thinking conceptually to help the Body of Christ plan strategically and - Coaching leaders to dream and do great things for God.

Tim describes his ministry as being on "W*A*T*C*H" with leaders by ... - Writing - Assessing - Training - Coaching - Heart

MINISTRY VISION Tim’s focus is to “lead leaders to discovery, clarity and destiny for the sake of eternity.”

His ministry call is to lead leaders by - Communicating through speaking and writing to help people see and know Jesus, - Thinking conceptually to help the Body of Christ plan strategically and - Coaching leaders to dream and do great things for God.

Tim describes his ministry as being on “W*A*T*C*H” with leaders by … - Writing - Assessing - Training - Coaching - Heart

MINISTRY BACKGROUND

Tim grew up in Sleepy Eye, MN.  While he was a teen his family helped plant a church. Little did he know how important this would become for his ministry journey.

1980-1990 Tim’s pastoral ministry included a “restart” in urban Milwaukee, WI.  During those years the church grew to become a flourishing neighborhood ministry that regularly ministered to twice as many people outside the church as met weekly on Sundays.  Along with being the pastor, Tim was the chaplain for Comstock Nursing Home and the Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Department.

1990-2000 Planted and pastored ChristLife Evangelical Church in suburban Minneapolis.  He served as the Director of Evangelism, Church Extension and Youth for the North Central Conference of the Evangelical Church.  One of his great joys was being the Youth Director at Bethel Camp, where he became a Christian and was called to preach.  He also served as a Lead Coach for the Church Multiplication Training Center (CMTC).  Being part of Leighton Ford’s “Arrow Leadership” program was transformational  He also began doing international ministry training.

2000-2010 Tim became a missionary with Church Resources Ministries (CRM). He served on the Church Multiplication Team and later led CRM’s “A*C*T*S” (Assessing, Coaching, Teambuilding Strategically) Innovation Team. He  served as ChristLife’s “Global Pastor.” Tim served as the Director of Harvest Ministries for his denomination, The Evangelical Church, from 2004-2010.

2011-May 2012  Tim was the Director of Church Health and Multiplication for The Wesleyan Church. He continues ministry as a CRM missionary.

He has taught church planting and leadership internationally in Russia, Belarus, Korea, Japan, Germany and Uganda and Thailand.  Tim has trained leaders from over 50 organizations that minister in over 40 countries.

EDUCATIONTim has a BA in Pastoral Ministry and Bible from Vennard College, a Master of Church Management degree from Olivet Nazarene University, graduated from Leighton Ford’s Arrow Leadership Program, and has a Doctor of Ministry degree in Transformational Leadership for Church Multiplication Movements from Baake Graduate University.

WRITING Tim is the author of over 100 dramady sketches used across the country in seeker-sensitive churches originally published by Plastow Publishing.

He has written numerous magazine articles for magazine such as “The Evangelical Challenge” and “Discipleship Journal”.

His books include:

“Christmas Hearts”and “Surprised By Grace”published by Promise Press.

Transformissional Coaching”, co-authored with Dr. Steve Ogne  published by B & H Publishing.

The Day That Changed Forever: Flashbacks from the Cross”  published by Regal books.

“Game Plan: Developing Intentional Missional Ministry” published by Wesleyan Publishing House.  To purchase copies, contact Tim at timroehl@usfamily.net.

His church planting manual, “Planting New Churches Until the Master Arrives” has been translated into Russian and Japanese.  He has developed numerous other training resources including: “Discovering Your Ministry Identity,”“Contagious Faith,” and “Beyond Launch–Tips and Tools for Church Plants (Before and) After Opening Day.”