The Shevelands

Dr. Ron Sheveland is the director of I-Training ministries. He has pastored churches in Michigan, California, and Colorado and still does occasional interim pastorates. He served for a decade as the Executive Minister of the Michigan Baptist General Conference, supervising church planting and revitalization. In addition, he has written several books (many of which can be found on and created video courses. Ron has a B.A. degree from Cornerstone University and both M. Div. and D. Min. degrees from Denver Seminary.

Jodi is his marriage and ministry partner. She has a B. A. degree from Cornerstone University and a B. S. Degree from Calvin College. She has been a schoolteacher, a secretary, a publisher, and an administrative assistant. She has always been active in ministry in the local church. Ron and Jodi enjoy a deep, close, family relationship with their adult children, Luke and Jessica.