Faculty

Ken Shuman

 

Assistant Professor of Pastoral Leadership

D.Min. from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
M.A. and M.Div.(equivalency) from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary


About Dr. Shuman

 

Dr. Ken Shuman is a Missional Church consultant. Dr. Shuman brings twenty-eight years of pastoral and church planting experience to this task. He was the founding pastor of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Houston, Texas. During his thirteen-year ministry at Cornerstone, the church grew from a core of 60 to just under 1,000 members. Dr. Shuman was one of the co-founders of LeadersEdge, a leadership development process that originated as a ministry of Union Baptist Association. He served on the team that began Mission Houston, a cross-denominational ministry working to bring transformation to the city of Houston.

Currently Dr. Shuman is leading an emerging missional faith community in Tomball, Texas, called Wellspring. For the last five years, he has been learning what it means to be a “missional church.” Wellspring’s primary focus is ministering to people with a postmodern worldview.

Dr. Shuman holds two masters degrees—a Master of Religious Education and a Master of Divinity equivalency—from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He holds a Doctor of Ministry degree in Evangelistic Church Growth from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.

Ken has been married to Becky for thirty years. Ken and Becky have two grown daughters.

Courses Taught

 

PL 530: Missional Theology
PL 550: Transformational Leadership
PL 801: The Transformational Pastor
PL 820: Pastoral Leadership

Contact Information

 

Email: kshuman@hgst.edu
Phone: 713-942-9505 ext.211

Website: Course Page

 

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