"It is not that we are competent in ourselves to claim anything as coming from ourselves, but our adequacy is from God." 2 Corinthians 3:5
Tim Pierce, Assistant Professor of Old Testament, comes to ETBU after several years in both the academic and vocational ministry worlds. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Religion from Wayland Baptist University in 1991 and his MA (TH) and PhD from Southwestern Seminary in 1995 and 2000, respectively. He has interests in Old Testament, Biblical Interpretation, Hebrew, and Church History. His work and writing reveals his love for both the classroom and the church. He has a book that is an Old Testament Theology of Worship - "Enthroned on Our Praise" and contributed several articles to the "Baker Illustrated Bible Dictionary." He has served churches as Pastor, Associate Pastor, and Minister to Students and has taught classes and led mission trips all over the world. He believes that the integration of faith and knowledge is at the heart of what it means to be a Christian educator.