About Linda About Linda

About Linda

Dr. Linda Seiler is an ordained Assemblies of God minister and currently serves as a National Chi Alpha missionary, training missionaries in the U.S. and overseas in applied theology and culture. She also serves as the Executive Director of ReStory Ministries.

Follow Linda:


  • University of Illinois, B.A. Teaching of Speech, English/Spanish minors
  • Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, M.A. in Christian Ministries
  • Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Ph.D. in Intercultural Studies (Dissertation topic: 30 case studies of men and women who have experienced freedom from same-sex attractions and what we can learn from their journeys of transformation)


  • The Word
  • Teaching on the baptism in the Holy Spirit and helping others receive!
  • Discipling new believers
  • Inner healing


  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Landscaping
  • Guitar, piano, & trumpet
  • Dark roast coffee and dark chocolate (Lindt 90% cacao)

Fun Facts

  • Linda is an avid golfer
  • Her front teeth are not originals (hello, bike accident…great job on the reconstruction, Dr. Quillman)
  • She is mom to feline Facebook sensations Boaz (Bo) & Tabitha (Tabby)
  • She loves international food, especially Thai & Indian!
  • She prefers black coffee in the morning and decaf lattes in the afternoon

  • Dark chocolate (Lindt 90% cacao)
  • Favorite afternoon pick-me-up: venti flat white, extra hot, quad decaf, w/2% milk
  • Linda worked as an undercover missionary as a high school English teacher for 5 years before transitioning back to campus ministry to train up other students to be missionaries to the secular marketplace

Linda’s Favorite Things

Favorite Scripture

“My message and my preaching were not with wise and persuasive words, but with a demonstration of the Spirit’s power, so that your faith might not rest on human wisdom but on God’s power.”

(1 Cor. 2:4-5)

Favorite Quotes

“I’m short, and I intend to stay that way.”

“I’m not short; I’m fun-size!”

“When you say I’m short, what you mean is that you wish there were more of me.”

Favorite Vegetables

  • Brussel sprouts
  • Black Olives
  • Artichoke hearts (for real!)