Dr. David Kemp

Dr. David C. Kemp

Chairman, Department of Bible and Christian Ministries
Bible, Theology

Office: 202 Birkhead Building
Office Phone:423-493-4442
Email: kempd@tntemple.edu




  • D.Min., Temple Baptist Seminary (1998)
  • M.Div., Baptist Bible Graduate School of Theology (1988)
  • B.A., Baptist Bible College (1983)
  • B.S.., Baptist Bible College (1980)

Academic Experiences

  • Professor of Bible and Theology, Tennessee Temple University, 1997 to present

Teaching Specializations

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

Ministry & Professional Experience

  • 35 years church pianist
  • 17 years adult Sunday school teacher
  • 5 years associate pastor and music director
  • Pulpit supply
  • 3 missions trips to Mexico, 1 missions trip to Peru
  • Certified associate instructor of Walk Thru the Old Testament Seminar
  • Certified associate instructor of Walk Thru the New Testament Seminar

Publications & Presentations

  • Associate Editor, The Complete Word Study Old Testament
  • Associate Editor, The Hebrew-Greek Key Study Bible (NIV)


  • Who's Who Among American Teachers


  • Married to Carolyn for 29 years
  • Three children: Melody, Angela, and James


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