The Rev. Dr. Daniel Anderson is an adjunct professor in the Congregational Mission and Leadership and Biblical Preaching DMin programs at Luther Seminary. He is a spiritual director and an ordained minister in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) currently serving as assistant pastor at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Saint Paul, MN. He has served congregations as a pastor and as a church musician in Oregon and Minnesota. Dan directed high school, college, and church choirs for eighteen years before entering seminary. Dan grew up on a cattle ranch in western South Dakota.