Dr. Jeff Dodge Having come to Christ as a university student, Jeff ’s passion is to strengthen and plant local churches in university communities. To that end, Jeff is a teaching pastor for Veritas Church in Iowa City. In order to develop future leaders for church-planting in university communities, Jeff designed and directs the Salt Network School of Theology (in partnership with Midwestern Seminary), as part of The Salt Network. Jeff earned his M.Div. from The Master’s Seminary, and his D.Min. and Ph.D. from Midwestern. Jeff is the author of Gospel 101: Learning, Living & Sharing the Gospel. He also serves on the Leadership Council for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention. He and his wife, Teresa, have four grown children and a growing herd of grandkids.