Dr. David Chism

Dr. David Chism

Adjunct Professor

Office Phone: (205)-532-0866
Email: chismd@tntemple.edu



  • EdD New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
  • MA (English) University of Alabama
  • MRE Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • BA University of North Alabama

Academic Experience

  • Ecuador Baptist Theological Seminary 1988-92
  • Spanish Baptist Theological Seminary 1993-1996
  • Mexican Baptist Theological Seminary Emmanuel (Adjunct) 1998
  • New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (Adjunct) 2009-Present
  • Jefferson State Community College (Adjunct) 2011

Teaching Specialization

  • Christian Education
  • English Composition
  • English Literature

Ministry & Professional Experience

  • Editor at Union Gospel Press 1975-76
  • Editor at Baptist Sunday School Board (Now LifeWay) 1976-78
  • Minister of Education at West St. Charles Baptist Church 1979-80
  • Minister of Education at Oak Park Baptist Church 1980-83
  • Associate in the Sunday School Department of the Missouri Baptist Convention 1984
  • Minister of Education at First Baptist Church of Pensacola, Florida 1984-1986
  • Missionary with the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention 1986-1997
  • Pastor of Capital City Baptist Church in Mexico City 1997-2001
  • Associate Pastor: Education/Missions at First Baptist Church of Greensboro, NC 2001-2006
  • Church Planter and Strategy Director with e3 Partners Ministry 2007-Present

Denominational & Community Service

  • Various positions in associations and conventions in the U.S. and Ecuador