Daniel M. Harrell is Senior Minister of Colonial Church, Edina, Minnesota where he has served for the past three years. Previously, he was preaching minister for 23 years at Park Street Church, Boston, Massachusetts. Daniel holds a BA from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (Psychology and Religion), an MDiv from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and his PhD from Boston College (Developmental & Educational Psychology).

He has taught on a number of subjects at Gordon-Conwell, Fuller and Bethel seminaries, as well as at Boston University and Harvard University. He served for many years on the Community Ethics Committee of the Harvard University Hospitals.

Daniel has written for Christianity Today and The Christian Century, appeared on PBS and regularly blogs for Cultivare at patheos.com. He lives with his lovely wife and daughter in Minneapolis.

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