Executive Director - LifeCoaching Institute

LCI's  Executive Director


John Chasteen, Executive Director 

Life Coaching Studies, Leadership & Pastoral Issues

Year Hired:
2004-2009 Associate Dean of GSM
2009-2010 Dean of GSM                                                            

Doctor of Ministry (Candidate) Oral Roberts University, 2009
Master of Ministry, Southwestern Christian University, 2003
Bachelor of Science, Southwestern Christian University, 2001

Certified  Professional Life Coach & Trainer - Lifeforming Leadership Coaching.

Courses Taught:
Contemporary Communication
Personal Disciplines of a Leader

Life Coaching:
Life Coaching: Theory and Practice
Life Coaching: Stategies for the Focused Life
Life Coaching: Advanced Issues

Pastoral Ministry:
Pastoral Care

Office Location:
Roberson Building

Phone Number:
405- 789- 7661 ext. 3446

Email Address:  john.chasteen@swcu.edu

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm

Research Interests:
Life Coaching, adult learning, postmodernism and the church, postmodernism and higher education

Published Articles:
Embracing New Models of Learning, Ministry Today, Strang Communications, Nov. 2009.
Lasting Impact, Ministry Today, Strang Communications,
Driving Force, Ministry Today, Strang Communications
Principles Distilled, Ministry Today, Communications,
Embracing a Silent Revolution, Ministry Today, Strang Communications,
Understanding Burnout, Ministry Today, Strang Communications,
Listen Up, Ministry Today, Strang Communications
Taking Care of Business, Ministry Today, Strang Communications
To Burnout and Back, Ministry Today, Strang Communications
The Power of Coaching, Ministry Today, Strang Communications

Digging Deeper in God’s Word, (monthly column), Charisma Magazine, Strang Communications, 2006-2008.

Coaching is about pushing the client to find answers-not merely giving advice