Michael Hegeman

Michael Hegeman holds a PhD in Homiletics (Preaching) and New Testament
Studies from Princeton Theological Seminary where he taught speech,
preaching and liturgy courses for ten years. An Arizona resident since
1978, Michael graduated from Grand Canyon University (1990) with a degree
in Music Education. Michael taught music at the First Presbyterian
Academy, formerly housed in the Historic First Presbyterian Church
(Phoenix). Michael has also taught in China and Israel/Palestine and is a
composer of choral music, having just recently had new choral works
premiered at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City and the Berlin
Cathedral in Germany. Currently Michael teaches courses in Spiritual
Studies and frequently lectures on diverse topics dealing with faith and
religion around the Phoenix metropolitan area. Michael has been a member
of the Phoenix Symphony Chorus for the past eleven years and is currently
the managing director of the Pinnacle Concert Series at Pinnacle
Presbyterian Church.