Mr. Steve Franz

Mr. Steve Franz

Adjunct Instructor

Email: franzs@tntemple.edu

Education


  • Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministry, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 2008
  • Master of Divinity, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 2012

Academic Experience


  • Adjunct Professor of Christian Studies, Shorter University, Rome, GA

Teaching Specializations


  • Christian Studies
  • German

Ministry & Professional Experience


  • Ordained into the ministry at Royal Baptist Church, Newnan, GA in February 2003.
  • Church Planter Pastor at New Life Baptist Church, Grantville, GA from March 2003 to October 2007. New Life Baptist Church had the leading ratio of contributions to the Cooperative Program per resident member in 2004 and the leading ratio of baptisms in 2006.
  • Interim Pastor at North Coweta Baptist Church from May 2008 to December 2008.
  • Church Planter Pastor at Liberty Baptist Church in Newnan, GA from July 2009 to August 2010 during which time the church grew in attendance by forty percent.
  • Evangelist (self employed) at Steve Franz Evangelistic Ministries, Inc. from November 2011 to present.
  • Adjunct Professor of Christian Studies at Shorter University, Rome, GA from March 2013 to present.
  • Fluent in German.

Denominational & Community Service


  • Church Planter Training, Georgia Baptist Convention. Completed September 2002.
  • Associational Missionary Training, Georgia Baptist Convention. Completed August 2007.
  • Rapid Response Team Chaplain, Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Effective November 2007.
  • Disaster Relief Chaplain, Georgia Baptist Convention. Effective January 2010.
  • Evangelist, COGBE - Convention of Georgia Baptist Evangelists. Effective October 2011.

Publications & Presentations


  • Translated the book Share Jesus Without Fear by William Fay from English into German for LifeWay in 2010.
  • Translated play and movie scripts from English into German for SONGTRACKS, LLC, a Christian film maker.