Faculty and Staff


  • hold Jesus Christ at the center of our lives.
  • have spent years of service in the world field.
  • are active in local churches.
  • have had experience pastoring churches.
  • are united in supporting the doctrines of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
  • balance family, profession, and personal spiritual growth.
  • uplift each other to God in prayer.
  • are current with world events and views.
  • publish new material regularly. 
  • have earned doctorates in specialized areas.
  • believe Jesus' return is soon. 
  • share a common goal to help YOU better understand GOD.

In addition to teaching the Bible, we strive to model how you can live ethical lives in harmony with God's Word.

Religion courses are core requirements for all degrees earned at Southern.

"The Spirit and the bride say, 'Come!'  And let him who hears say, 'Come!'  Whoever is thirsty, let him come; and whoever wishes, let him take the free gift of the water of life."  (Revelation 22:17, NIV).