The Rev. Jennie Churchman is the Senior Minister of Eureka Christian Church in Eureka, Illinois. She received a Master of Divinity degree from Brite Divinity School in 1996 and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 1992. She also studied at Institut d’Etudes Francaises in La Rochelle, France and at Union Theological Seminary in New York City. She is active in the Upper Room’s Academy for Spiritual Formation,having participated in the Two-Year program and served on leadership teams for several Five-Day Academies. She also wrote a series of meditations for The Upper Room Disciplines 2012 and taught a class on the spiritual disciplines at Eureka College in Spring 2013. The Rev. Churchman was ordained to Christian ministry at First Christian Church of Wichita Falls, Texas, in 1996. She is married to the Rev. Lindsay Churchman, an Elder in the United Methodist Church. They have two daughters, Emily and Rachel.