Dr. Ted Rivera

Dr. Ted Rivera

Adjunct Professor of Theology

Email: riverat@tntemple.edu



  • PhD in Systematic Theology
  • MDiv, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • BA English, State University of New York at Binghamton 

Academic Experiences

  • Taught at Liberty University 2007-Present

Teaching Specializations

  • Theology
  • Bible
  • Church History
  • Missions

Ministry & Professional Experience

  • Senior Pastor
  • Interim Pastor
  • Associate Pastor                                                                                                                           

Publications & Presentations

  • Jonathan Edwards on Worship: Public and Private Devotion to God (Eugene, OR: Pickwick Press, 2010).
  • A Heart of Love: God’s Two Great Commandments (Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, forthcoming)
  • 33 Ways to Help: Reforming Mercy Ministry (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, forthcoming)

Denominational & Community Service

  • Wide range of church involvement, with a special interest and activities in mercy ministries