Josh McNall is a husband, father, and college professor, living in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.

In addition to other responsibilities, he serves as Associate Teaching Pastor at Grace Community Church, and enjoys the status of “amateur exerciser,” getting beat in Crossfit workouts with friends.

Josh is married to Brianna, and they have four children: Lucy, Penelope, Ewan, and Theodore (“Teddy”).


Academic Background

After completing a B.A. in Pastoral Ministry from Oklahoma Wesleyan University, Josh earned an M.A. in Theology from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, and a PhD. in Theology at the University of Manchester, UK.

His doctoral thesis (A Free Corrector: Colin Gunton and the Legacy of Augustine), examined the work of the 20th century British theologian, Colin Gunton, and his controversial treatment of Augustine’s theological influence throughout church history. It has been published by Fortress Press.

Josh currently serves as Assistant Professor of Theology at Oklahoma Wesleyan University, where he has taught since 2009.

In addition to articles, papers, and sermons, Josh is currently working on a book on the doctrine of Atonement.