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Administration

Charley Holmes

President

 

Philip Attebery

Dean-Registrar

Professor of Church Ministries

philip.attebery@bmats.edu

James C. Blaylock

Library Director

james.blaylock@bmats.edu

Van Widger
Business Manager business1@bmats.edu

Faculty

David Erickson

Professor of Theological-Historical Studies

david.erickson@bmats.edu

David Hellwig

Professor of Biblical Studies

david.hellwig@bmats.edu

Ronnie Jeff Johnson

Director of Student Services

Professor of Christian Education

ronnie.johnson@bmats.edu

Gregory W. Parsons

Professor of Biblical Studies

greg.parsons@bmats.edu

James D. Shine

Professor of Biblical Studies

jim.shine@bmats.edu

Staff

Jacob Gucker Assistant Library Director jacob.gucker@bmats.edu
Alicia Johnson Library Staff, Technical Services Supervisor alicia.johnson@bmats.edu
Mickie Robertson Secretary to the Dean bmatsem@bmats.edu
Carol Shine Administrative Assistant to the President carol.shine@bmats.edu

 


 Charley Holmes

 
President

B.A.R., M.Div., Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary, 1993, 1994
D.Min., Reformed Theological Seminary, 1998


 Philip Attebery

 

Dean-Registrar,
Professor of Church Ministries

B.A., Southern Arkansas University, 1987
M.Div., Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary, 1990
D.Min., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1995

philip.attebery@bmats.edu 

Dr. Attebery served as Pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Magnolia, Arkansas and later as Director of the Association of Baptist Students at Tyler Junior College and the University of Texas at Tyler before assuming the position of Dean-Registrar at BMATS.  He has co-authored Galilean Leadership Training and Recreation Guide, BPH, and Male and Female Created He Them, BPH.
 


 James C. Blaylock

 

Library Director

 A.A., Southeastern Baptist College, 1962
Th.B., M.R.E., Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary, 1964, 1977
B.A., The University of Texas at Tyler, 1976
M.S.L.S., Texas A & M--Commerce, 1980
james.blaylock@bmats.edu   

James Blaylock began in 1966 as a library assistant at Kellar Library of the BMA Theological Seminary and has served as library director since 1972. He has pastored four churches in Texas and has served the BMA of America as assistant editor of the BMAA Directory and Handbook (1969-1988) and later as editor (1988-1999).


 

Van Widger

Business Manager

B.A., Columbia College, 1975

business1@bmats.edu 


David Erickson



Professor of Theological Historical Studies

B.A., Central Baptist College, 2003
M.Div., Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary, 2005
Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2011

david.erickson@bmats.edu 


David Hellwig



Professor of Biblical Studies

B.A., Central Baptist College, 1994
M.Div., Ph. D., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, 2003, 2012

david.hellwig@bmats.edu 


Ronnie J. Johnson



Professor of Christian Education and
Director of Student Services

B.S., Southern Arkansas University, 1979
M.Div., Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary, 1983
M.S., Ph.D., Texas A & M--Commerce, 1985, 1994


ronnie.johnson@bmats.edu  


Gregory Parsons


Professor of Biblical Studies

B.S., University of Central Arkansas, 1970
M.Div., Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary, 1973
S.T.M., Th.D., Dallas Theological Seminary, 1975, 1980

greg.parsons@bmats.edu 

Dr. Parsons has pastored several churches in Texas and has served full-time on the faculty at BMATS since 1986. He is a noted scholar on the book of Job and his condensed commentary can be found in the study notes of  The Nelson Study Bible: New King James Version. He has also contributed numerous articles to scholarly journals such as Bibliotheca Sacra.


James D. Shine


Professor of Biblical Studies

B.A., Central Baptist College, 1971
M.Div., Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary, 1978
M.A., Stephen F. Austin State University, 1981
Ph.D. studies, Baylor University, 1986-1989
D.D., Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary, 2006

jim.shine@bmats.edu

Jim Shine has pastored churches in Arkansas and Texas and is currently pastor of Enterprise Baptist Church, Jacksonville, Texas. He was Director of the Association of Baptist Students at the University of Arkansas from 1971 to 1974.


Staff

Carol Shine

Administrative Assistant
to the President

carol.shine@bmats.edu 

Jacob Gucker

Library Staff, 
Assistant Library Directory

jacob.gucker@bmats.edu 

Alicia Johnson

Library Staff, 
Public Services Supervisor

alicia.johnson@bmats.edu

Mickie Robertson

Secretary to the Dean

bmatsem@bmats.edu

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