Fall Speaker Series features Dr. Joel Gregory

Dr. Joel C. Gregory is returning to MBU this week for the annual Fall Speaker Series, Oct. 4-6. Classes will be cancelled for the 11 a.m. series each day.

Gregory currently holds the George W. Truett Endowed Chair in Preaching and Evangelism at the George W. Truett Theological Seminary of Baylor University. His sought-after preaching reached close to 200 sermons throughout the United States, Greece, South Africa and the United Kingdom within the last year in addition to recently completing a sabbatical at Regent’s Park College, Oxford University where he did research in applied homiletics and 19th century British Baptist history for an upcoming book.

Gregory holds a B.A. and Ph.D. from Baylor University and an M.Div. from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He served for two terms unanimously elected as President of the 5400-church Baptist General Convention of Texas. His previous pastoral resume includes churches such as Travis Avenue, Fort Worth and First Baptist Dallas.