the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Evangelism and Church Growth

The Ph.D. in Evangelism and Church Growth trains students to not only develop a biblical framework for the evangelistic mission of the church but also analyze contemporary trends in church growth. This degree is offered in a modular format and focuses on theological, methodological and contemporary issues in evangelism and church growth.

Incoming Ph.D. students are matched with a supervisor from our world-class faculty who shares their research interests. Professors who can supervise students in this area are:

Timothy K. Beougher
Adam W. Greenway

Seminars provide students the opportunity to engage in focused study on key subjects in their academic discipline. The following list is a sampling of available courses in this area:

88630 Spiritual Warfare in Evangelism and Missions
88750 Contemporary Church Growth
88580 Evangelistic Ministry: Biblical & Theological Principles

If you are interested in applying for the Ph.D. in this area of study, learn more about the Admissions Process. To prepare for the entrance exam in this area of study, consult the study guide.

That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.