Dr. David Kemp

Dr. David C. Kemp

Chairman, Department of Bible and Christian Ministries
Professor
Bible, Theology

Office: 339 Lee Roberson Center
Office Phone:423-493-4442
Email: kempd@tntemple.edu

 

 

Education


  • D. Min., Temple Baptist Seminary, Chattanooga, TN (1998)
    M. Div., Baptist Bible Graduate School of Theology, Springfield, MO (1988)
    B.A. Baptist Bible College, Springfield, MO (1983)
    B.S., Baptist Bible College, Springfield, MO (1980)
    Th. G., Baptist Bible College, Springfield, MO (1979)
 

Academic Experiences


  • Full-time professor of Bible and doctrine at TTU since 1998
  • Chairman of TTU Department of Bible and Christian Ministries since 1999
 

Teaching Specializations


  • Old Testament Survey
  • New Testament Survey
  • Life of Christ
  • Bible Doctrines
  • Systematic Theology
 

Ministry & Professional Experience


  • 35 years experience as church pianist
  • 17 years experience as teacher of adult Bible class
  • assisted with script and production of The Chattanooga Passion Play and The Singing Christmas Tree
  • 5 years associate pastor and music director at Westfair Baptist Church in Jacksonville, IL
  • 2 years Biblical research editor with AMG, International
  • 3 missions trips to Mexico, 1 missions trip to Peru
  • guest speaker at Pastors’ Conference in Tanzania
 

Publications & Presentations


  • editorial staff, The Complete Word Study Old Testament
  • associate editor, The Hebrew-Greek Key Study Bible (NIV)
  • certified associate instructor, Walk Thru the Old Testament Seminar
  • certified associate instructor, Walk Thru the New Testament Seminar
 

Recognitions


  • Tennessee Temple University Teacher of the Year 2002, 2012
  • Temple Baptist Seminary Alumnus of the Year, 2006
  • Highland Park Baptist Church Little League Coach of the Year, 1998
  • member of Who’s Who Among American Teachers
 

Family


  • Married to Carolyn since July 31, 1982
  • Three children: Melody, Angela, and James