Bobby Worthington

Associate Professor of Missions & Evangelism, W.A. Criswell - Jack Pogue Chair of Evangelism, and Director of Applied Ministry
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Education

  • 2012 D.Min. (North American Evangelism and Missions), Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • 2007 Master of Arts (Ministry), Criswell College
  • 2005 Bachelor of Arts (Biblical Studies), Criswell College

Employment History

Academic

  • 2014-Present Associate Professor of Missions & Evangelism, Criswell College
  • 2006- Present Director of Encounter Missions/Applied Ministry, Criswell College
  • 2005-2014 Adjunct Professor of Evangelism, Criswell College

Ministry

  • 2010-Present Bi-Vocational Pastor, Lake June Baptist Church, Dallas, Texas
  • 1983-2009 Pastor, Inner City Chapel, First Baptist Church, Dallas, Texas
  • 1996-1999 Intake Counselor & Assistant Director of Operations, Dallas Life Foundation, Dallas, Texas
  • 1999-2002 Director of Operations, Dallas Life Foundation, Dallas, Texas
  • 2002-2007 Intake Case Manager, Dallas Life Foundation, Dallas, Texas
  • 2007-2009 – Part-time Minister of Evangelism & Assistant Director of Missions, F.B.C. Dallas, Texas

Scholarship

  • Dissertation: “A History of the Uses of Luke 4:18 in Missions with Implications for Great Commission Ministry in the Twenty-First Century,” 2012.

Significant Areas of Service

To the College

  • 2012-Present Member, Distant Education Committee, Criswell College
  • 2009-Present Member, Student Life Committee, Criswell College
  • 2006-Present Great Commission Days, Criswell College
  • 2011-2012 Chairman, Block Party Committee, Criswell College

Teaching

Undergraduate

  • Personal Evangelism
  • Church Evangelism
  • Evangelism Practicum
  • Evangelistic Preaching
  • The Great Awakenings
  • Ministry Practicum
  • Topics in Ministry
  • History and Theology of Missions
  • Cross-cultural Communications
  • Domestic Mission Practicum
  • International Mission Practicum

Graduate

  • Personal Evangelism
  • Evangelism Practicum
  • Evangelistic Preaching
  • Modern Revival and Awakenings
  • Ministry Practicum
  • Christian Leadership
  • Theology of Leadership