Gordon-Conwell Blog

Gordon-Conwell Welcomes Three New Professors

August 30, 2012

Have you heard? We have three new faculty members joining us this fall that we'd love for you to meet.

Dr. Eckhard J. Schnabel is our Mary F. Rockefeller Distinguished Professor of New Testament Studies. Noted New Testament scholar, Dr. Eckhard Schnabel joined us with over 30 years of extensive experience in teaching, ministry, research and scholarship.

Fluent in English and his native German, as well as six ancient languages and four research languages, Dr. Schnabel brings a global perspective to the Gordon-Conwell community. He was involved in cross-cultural missions in Latin America, Europe and Asia for over 20 years before moving to Illinois to engage in teaching and preaching ministry in various venues. Dr. Schnabel also taught at theological schools in seven foreign countries. Read more.

Rev. Dr. Jim M. Singleton, Jr. is our Associate Professor of Pastoral Leadership and Evangelism and brings many years of church leadership experience. He previously served on Gordon-Conwell’s faculty as adjunct professor in Presbyterian polity and history at the Hamilton campus in 1991.

Prior to his current post at Gordon-Conwell, Dr. Singleton served as senior pastor of churches in Texas, Washington and most recently, First Presbyterian Church in Colorado Springs, a downtown congregation of 4,200 members. He has taught at several seminaries around the world, including ones in Virginia, Texas, Washington, Moscow and Zambia. In addition to teaching and preaching, Dr. Singleton has participated in cross-cultural missions in places like Mongolia, Ecuador, Cuba, Mexico and India, to name a few. Read more.

Dr. Matthew Kim is our Assistant Professor of Preaching and Ministry. Before joining the Gordon-Conwell faculty, Dr. Kim served as an adjunct professor (2006) and the Burnett H. and Dorothy F. Sams Visiting Professor (2008) at the Hamilton campus, and mentored the Doctor of Ministry track, Pastoral Skills: The Pastor as Preacher, Caregiver and Person at the Charlotte campus.

Dr. Kim brings over 10 years of preaching and teaching experience to his role at Gordon-Conwell. Most recently, he served as senior pastor of Logos Central Chapel in Denver, CO. He was also previously an adjunct professor at Denver Seminary and the youth pastor at Korean Church of Boston in Brookline, MA. Read more.

Tags: biblically-grounded , current students , equipping leaders for the church and society , future students , globally engaged

Add comment

COMMENTS

Really they are great professor and have a great expertise in their areas. I think that they will give an extra at your know-how. Congrats.
Productos de Tomelloso 1:11PM 05/20/13
Congratulations, three highly experienced teachers, welcome. Chris.
Comprar Bombillas Led 1:53AM 01/29/13

Can You Study Abroad in Seminary?

November 09, 2011

Hear the stories and thoughts of students and a professor who went to Greece and Turkey this past summer to study the life of Paul.

Learn more about the Global Education program at Gordon-Conwell by visiting www.gordonconwell.edu/Global-Education.

Tags: current students , globally engaged , spiritually vital

Add comment

COMMENTS

I am very glad to know that the Gordon-Conwell is providing global education courses to all range of degree programs. It will be a big opportunity for the students participating in it. They will learn a lot of thing from this program.....
peter 4:33AM 11/10/11
Hello from an alum in Kenya! I happily invite GCTS students to come take a few courses at the Nairobi Evangelical Graduate School of Theology with our MA & MDiv students from all over Africa. What could be better than studying the Word in a truly global context? Great chance to be part of 'the next Christendom'! We're fully accredited so the credits could transfer if you make arrangements ahead of time at GCTS. (Dr. Hollinger will give permission for that, won't you?!)
Stephanie Black 11:55PM 11/09/11

Gordon-Conwell Voices