ADAM HARWOOD                                                                                        

4317 Seminary Place

New Orleans, LA 70126                                                                      

Home Phone: (678) 989-8921                                                                

Office Phone: (504) 816-8074                                               

aharwood@nobts.edu                                                

 

Education

 

December 2007                        

Ph.D. in Theology, minor in New Testament

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX

 

Ph.D. Dissertation and Supervisor:

 

“The Spiritual Condition of Infants: A Biblical-Historical Survey and Systematic Proposal,” supervised by Paige Patterson

 

Ph.D. Seminars and Supervisors:

 

BIBTH - Contemporary Theology: Theology of Jesus, Robert Williams

HSTTH - Theology of the Church Fathers, Robert Bernard / Robert Williams

HSTTH - Baptist Theologians, James Leo Garrett

OLDTS - NT Interpretation of the OT, Bruce Corley / Paul Wolfe

PHREL - Christian Faith & History of Ideas, Doug Blount

SYSTH - The Person and Work of Christ, David Kirkpatrick

SYSTH - Contemporary Theology: 20th Century Theologians, Paige Patterson

 

Education, cont’d

 

May 2001                                   

M.Div.

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX

 

May 1996

Bachelor of Arts in History Education

University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, OK          

 

Teaching Experience

 

Fall 2013-Present                               

Associate Professor of Theology        

McFarland Chair of Theology

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA

Undergraduate Courses Taught: Contemporary Theological Issues, Christian Doctrine.

Master’s Courses Taught: Systematic Theology I & II, Spiritual Formation, The Doctrine of Salvation.

Professional Doctorate Courses Taught: Doctrinal Foundations for Contemporary Ministry, Issues in Baptist Life, The Bible and Contemporary Issues.

Research Doctorate Reading Colloquiums Taught: Systematic Theology.

Research Doctorate Seminars Taught: The Doctrine of the Work of Christ, The Doctrine of the Church.

 

Fall 2009-Summer 2013                      

Assistant Professor of Christian Studies

Truett-McConnell College, Cleveland, GA

Courses Taught: Bible Survey, New Testament Survey, Hermeneutics, Spiritual Formation, Biblical Preaching, General Epistles and Revelation, Theology Survey I & II, Supervised Ministry Experience, Capstone

 

Fall 2010-Summer 2103                                  

Adjunct Professor of Theology

Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, Lynchburg, VA

Online courses taught: Theology I, Christian Doctrine

 

Fall 2006-Summer 2009                                  

Adjunct Professor of Theology

The College at Southwestern, Fort Worth, TX

Courses Introduced and Taught: Theology Survey I & II, Doctrine of God, Doctrine of Salvation

 

March 2001

Guest Lecturer

Mt. Meru University, Arusha, Tanzania

Course Taught: Personal Spiritual Development

 

Academic Administration

 

Fall 2013-Present                               

Director, Baptist Center for Theology & Ministry

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA

Fall 2011-Spring 2013                                     

Academic Degree Program Coordinator, Christian Studies

Truett-McConnell College, Cleveland, GA

 

Publications

Books

 

The Spiritual Condition of Infants: A Biblical-Historical Survey and Systematic Proposal. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2011.

 

Journals

Fall 2013-Present                               

Editor, Journal for Baptist Theology & Ministry

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA

Vol. 11, No. 1 (backdated to Spring 2014)

Vol. 10, No. 2 (backdated to Fall 2013)

Vol. 10, No. 1 (backdated to Spring 2013)

Vol. 9, No. 2 (backdated to Fall 2012)

Vol. 9. No. 1 (backdated to Spring 2012)

Articles/Essays

 

“Sanctity of Life” Lesson for Lifeway’s The Gospel Project (Winter 2014).

                                         

Born Guilty?: A Southern Baptist View of Original Sin. Carrollton, GA: Free Church Press, 2013.

 

Five Reasons to be Thankful for the Statement from the Calvinism Advisory Committee, or Five Reasons to Celebrate T5,” SBC Today, June 1, 2013

 

Is the Traditional Statement Semi-Pelagian?Journal for Baptist Theology & Ministry 10.1 (Spring 2013): 47-56.

“Reply to Jared Moore Regarding Southern Seminary and the BFM,” SBC Today, January 7-9, 2013, in three parts: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3.

 

SBTS and the BFM” SBC Today, December 11, 2012

 

The ETS, the AP & the BFM,” SBC Today, November 29, 2012

        

What About Those Who Haven’t Heard? Part 2: The Unreached,” The Christian Index, November 1, 2012; reposted with permission, SBC Today, November 5, 2012

                                                       

What About Those Who Haven’t Heard? Part 1: The Uncondemned,The Christian Index, October 18, 2012; reposted with permission, SBC Today, November 2, 2012

 

Your Bible Is Not a Copy of a Copy of a Copy,” The Christian Index, October 4, 2012; reposted with permission, SBC Today, October 10, 2012

 

Do All Paths Lead to God?The Christian Index, September 20, 2012; reposted with permission, SBC Today, October 2, 2012

Commentary on Article 2: The Sinfulness of Man,” Journal for Baptist Theology & Ministry 9.2 (Fall 2012): 28-40.

 

Inherited Sinful Nature: A View Permissible as both Biblical and Baptist,” SBC Today, June 16 & December 9, 2012

 

A Reply to Dr. Mohler,” SBC Today, June 8, 2012

 

Roger Olson is Correct; ‘Traditional’ Southern Baptists are NOT Arminians,” SBC Today, June 6, 2012

 

Multimedia Resources

 

DVD: “The Christian Worldview and Ethics” for “Foundations” Series. Cleveland, GA: Truett-McConnell College, 2010.

 

Reviews

Jeremy A. Evans, The Problem of Evil: The Challenge to Essential Christian Beliefs. In Journal for Baptist Theology & Ministry 11.1 (Spring 2014): 127-28.

James M. Hamilton Jr, God’s Glory in Salvation Through Judgment: A Biblical Theology. In Journal for Baptist Theology & Ministry 10.2 (Fall 2013): 105-6.

John Piper, Does God Desire All to Be Saved? In Journal for Baptist Theology & Ministry 10.2 (Fall 2013): 99-102.

Edward W. Klink III and Darian R. Lockett, Understanding Biblical Theology. In Journal for Baptist Theology & Ministry 10.1 (Spring 2013): 83-85.

Trevin Wax, Counterfeit Gospels: Recovering the Good News in a World of False Hope. In Journal for Baptist Theology & Ministry 9.1 (Spring 2012): 72-73.

Ronnie W. Rogers, Reflections of a Disenchanted Calvinist: The Disquieting Realities of Calvinism. In Journal for Baptist Theology & Ministry 9.1 (Spring 2012): 70-72.

 

Ben Quash and Michael Ward, eds. Heresies and How to Avoid Them: Why it Matters what Christians Believe. In Southwestern Journal of Theology 52.2 (Spring 2010): 218-19.

 

Mark Baker, ed. Proclaiming the Scandal of the Cross. In Southwestern Journal of Theology 50.2 (Spring 2008): 239-41.

 

Presentations

"Did Millard Erickson Revise His View of General Revelation and Human Responsibility in Christian Theology, Third Edition (2013)?" Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, San Diego, CA, November 2014

"The Gospel: A Message for Every Person," Chapel, Truett-McConnell College, Cleveland, GA, April 2014

"The Relationship Between Theology & The Church," Christian Studies Division, Shorter University, Rome, GA, April 2014

"Calvinism's TULIP," Metairie Baptist Church, Metairie, LA, March 2014

“The Gospel and Pop Culture,” Louisiana Baptist Convention College Evangelism Conference, Lafayette, LA, February 2014

“Who is Guilty of Adam’s Sin?” John 3:16 Conference, Lawrenceville, GA, March 2013; available by free download as e-book or PDF

                                                        

The Spiritual Condition of Infants,” Chapel, Truett-McConnell College, Cleveland, GA, September 2011

 

“Justification Without Faith? The Special Case of Infants,” Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, Atlanta, GA, November 2010

 

The Message of the Cross,” Chapel, Truett-McConnell College, Cleveland, GA, October 2009

 

“Rethinking Inherited Guilt: The ‘Knowledge of Good and Evil’ in the Pentateuch as a Key to Understanding Sin, Guilt, and Death,” Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, San Diego, CA, November 2007

 

“Grudem on Infant Guilt: A Critique of Wayne Grudem’s Proposed Solution to the Dilemma of Inherited Guilt for People Who Die in Infancy,” Regional Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, Fort Worth, TX, March 2006

 

“Dividing the Question: A Critique of Clark Pinnock’s Theology Proper,” Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, Valley Forge, PA, November 2005

 

“First-Century Jewish Messianic Expectations: A Survey of the Pertinent Texts,” Regional Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, Dallas, TX, March 2004

 

Awards

 

Faculty Excellence Award, Truett-McConnell College, 2013

Vulcan Materials Award, Truett-McConnell College, 2011

 

Memberships

 

First Baptist New Orleans, 2013-

Evangelical Theological Society, 2003-

 

Personal

 

Spouse: Laura

Children: Anna, Nathan, Jonathan, and Rachel

Ordained: Emmaus Baptist Church, Oklahoma City, OK, 2000