Department of Biblical Studies
Professor of Preaching and Biblical Studies
D.Phil., Preaching and New Testament, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
M.Div., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.A., Cincinnati Bible College
Office hours: By appointment
New Testament and Preaching Seminar: Resurrection Narratives
Introduction to Preaching
Church Growth and Evangelism
Preaching Ministry Internship
Youth Ministry Internship
“Four Days with No Formaldehyde (John 11:1-45),” a sermon published in Voices from the Hill, David Faust, ed., Cincinnati, OH: CBC&S, 2003, pp. 345-352.
“What They Believe . . . The Vineyard Churches,” Restoration Herald, Cincinnati, OH: The Christian Restoration Association, March 1999.
“A Story Is Told,” The Summit, a publication of the Preaching Summits International, Mooresville, IN, Autumn 1998.
“New and Improved?” Restoration Herald, Cincinnati, OH: The Christian Restoration Association, November 1997.
Rhetorical Analysis of Selected Key Sermons in Luke and Acts, (Dissertation Catalog Number 9530707), Ann Arbor, MI: UMI Press, 1995.
“New Testament Genre and Its Implications for Contemporary Preaching.” A published paper presented to the annual Fellowship of Professors, Johnson Bible College, Knoxville, TN, September 1993.
Annotated Bibliography of the New Testament, rev. ed., contributing editor, Cincinnati, OH: CBC&S, May 1991.
“Josephus and Luke: Can the Speech Material Be Trusted?” A published paper presented at the North American Christian Convention, Denver, CO, July 1990.
Annotated Bibliography of the New Testament, contributing editor, Cincinnati, OH: CBC&S, May 1990.
Review of Joel B. Green and Michael Pasquarello III, eds., Narrative Reading, Narrative Preaching: Reuniting New Testament Interpretation and Proclamation [Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2003] in the Stone-Campbell Journal, Vol. 8, Issue 2, 2005.
“Preaching the Splagchna (Compassion) of Jesus.” Lecture presented to the Georgia Christian Ministers’ Association, at Atlanta Christian College, East Point, GA on 9 November 2004.
“The Purpose-Driven Jesus.” Thursday morning main speaker at Family Camp, Restoration Acres, Hillsboro, OH, July 29, 2004.
“Leading in a Postmodern, Post-Christian World.” Friday morning main speaker at the first annual Prairie Men’s Fellowship, Watseka, IL, July 16, 2004.
“Word and Preacher: Ethos, Pathos, Logos, and Christos for Contemporary Preaching.” A seminar presented at the National Preaching Summit, Indianapolis, IN, March 22, 2004.