Dr. Wayne Layton

Dr. Wayne Layton

Adjunct Professor

Email: laytonw@tntemple.edu



  • D.Min. Temple Baptist Seminary 2011
    • Major: Pastoral Theology
  • M.Div. Temple Baptist Seminary 2002
    • Major: Expository Preaching
  • B.A. Tennessee Temple University 1983
    • Major: Speech Communications
    • Specialized Training:
      • Commercial Insurance School, Indiana Insurance 1995
      • Financial Planning Training, TN Financial Planners 1988
      • Mult-Line Insurance School, Prudential Insurance 1985

Academic Experience

  • Adjunct Professor: Temple Baptist Seminary, Chattanooga, TN 2011-Present
  • Adjunct Professor: Tennessee Temple University, Chattanooga, TN 2012-Present
  • Doctoral Committee: Temple Baptist Seminary, Chattanooga, TN 2010-Present
  • Preaching/Teaching Elder: Grace Reformed Baptist Church, Chattanooga, TN 2007-Present
  • Educational Teacher: Concord Baptist Church, Chattanooga, TN 2003-2007
  • Educational Teacher: Eastwood Baptist Church, Ooltewah, TN 1999-2002

Teaching Specialization

  • Homiletics
  • Apologetics
  • Systematic Theology
  • Hermeneutics
  • Church Administration
  • Evangelism
  • Leadership
  • Baptist Church History
  • Pastoral Counseling

Ministry & Professional Experience

  • Vice President of Marketing: Cornerstone Insurance Group, Chattanooga, TN 2011-Present
  • President: Allstar Insurance Group, Chattanooga, TN 1990-2011

Publications & Presentations

  • "A Guide to Help Laymen at Grace Reformed Baptist Church Teach Expositional lessons Based on the Expositional Preaching Model,” Doctoral project. (Temple Baptist Seminary).
  • "Growing in Grace” unpublished teaching series on spiritual disciplines.
  • “Doctrines at Grace” unpublished teaching series on essential biblical doctrines
  • “Searching the Scriptures” unpublished teaching series on Bible study methods.
  • “7 Step Bible Study Method” e-book.
  • Gospel Tracts:
    • "Good News"
    • "Trick or Treat"
    • "Christmas"