Dr. Paul Akin was appointed Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Administration of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in June 2022. He also serves as Associate Professor of Christian Missions. Prior to coming to SBTS, Dr. Akin worked for the International Mission Board as Team Leader for New Missionary Sending. Dr. Akin is a member at Highview Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky. He is married to Kari, and they have four children.
Articles and Publications
When you proclaim the gospel, use words
10 reasons every pastor should care about missions
15 things every (faithful) missionary needs
Speaking and Teaching
What Does It Really Mean to Follow Jesus?
The Great Disconnect
In this podcast, Dr. Paul Akin interviews many Christians around the world for God’s kingdom to bring news to us of what is happening where they are and how we can pray for them.