Malan Nel is currently a senior research fellow in Practical Theology, University of Pretoria. In 2012 he retired as Director of the Centre for Contextual Ministry, Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria. This ecumenical Centre, which he founded in 1992, still offers continuing theological training for pastors from a wide range of denominations and other Christian groups.
He specializes in
- Congregational Studies
- Youth Ministry
- Christian Education
Malan Nel was and is involved with many congregations in South Africa and often preaches somewhere in the country. He often consults in processes of missional congregational development. He has led congregational analyses and consulted in strategic discerning processes and planning in more than 150 congregations.