Dr. Ronnie Mitchell

Ronnie Mitchell

Adjunct Professor

Email: mitchellr@tntemple.edu


  • B.S. Marketing Mississippi State University
  • M.Div. New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
  • D.Min. Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Masters in Counseling Trinity College of the Bible and Seminary

Academic Experience

  • Seminary Extension Teacher

Teaching Specializations

  • Pastoral Leadership
  • Church Administration
  • Preaching

Ministry & Professional Experience

  • 37 years as senior pastor of churches in Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee
  • Management in business and industry prior to seminary
  • 3 years in United States Army

Membership in Academic Organizations

  • Alumni Member of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Denominational & Community Service

  • Actively involved in Baptist Associational leadership:
    • Finance Committee Chairman
    • Multi-housing Ministry Director
    • Moderator
    • Administrative Leadership Team
    • Missions Team
    • Personnel Committee Chairman
  • Past membership in Chamber of Commerce
  • President of East Ridge Ministerial Association

Publications & Presentations

  • Published children’s books:
    • Co-Authored – Forrest and the Flickers and Catching the Wind (available through popular bookstores and Amazon)
  • Song Publication:
    • A Glimpse of Glory - Evangelism in the Small Church (doctoral project) Losing the Doxology – “Proclaim” - Revival Preparation Dramas – “Let’s Worship” - Wednesday Evening Skits and Dramas – “Let’s Worship” - An Exercise in Praise – “Let’s Worship” - Christmas Communion (Little Lights) – “Let’s Worship” -Ideas for Praise – “Deacon’s Magazine” - Curriculum for High School Baptist Young Men (former Brotherhood Commission)