Joyce earned a PhD at Fuller Theological Seminary’s School of Intercultural Studies. Her research is focused on Mary mother of Jesus and how she impacts new models for mission with marginalized groups like teen moms. Her research interests include youth ministry, women in the margins, children at risk, and Filipino American theology. Previously, Joyce ran youth programs in various cultural and economic communities for over 20 years. She was the Executive Director of New Creation Home Ministries, a residential and outreach program for teen moms and has also served as an Area Director for Young Life. Joyce also has a Masters of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary and a ThM from Fuller Seminary. She is also on the board of directors of the Christian Community Development Association (CCDA). Her favorite activity is sharing delicious food with friends and family.
Join us for a conversation with Filipino American theologian Dr. Joyce del Rosario as we discuss her ministry to teen moms, plus thoughts around ethnicity, good food, and the process of recording the unique theological contributions of the Filipino community.