Dr. Blake Newsom

Dr.Blake NewsomDean of Chapel
Assistant Professor of Expository Preaching
Director of Mentoring for Pastoral Ministries

Office: Dean of Chapel Office
Office Phone: (504) 282-4455, ext. 8443
Fax:
Home Phone:
E-Mail: bnewsom@nobts.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. in Preaching, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Th.M. in Preaching, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Div. in Evangelistic Church Growth, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Ed., Delta State University
  • B.S.G.S. in Secondary Education, Delta State University

Teaching Experience

  • Faculty, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 2012-Present
  • Guest Instructor, Odessa Baptist Seminary, Odessa, Ukraine, 2014
  • Adjunct Instructor, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 2011-2012
  • Guest Instructor, Jakarta Baptist Seminary, Jakarta, Indonesia, 2012
  • Adjunct Instructor, Leavell College, 2011
  • Graduate Assistant Instructor, Delta State University, 2004

Ministry Experience

  • Camp Pastor, Mission Lab, New Orleans, LA, 2013-Present
  • Interim Pastor, Dauphin Way Baptist Church, Mobile, AL, 2015
  • Itinerant Evangelist, 2008-present
  • Session Leader, Collegiate Week, Glorieta, NM, 2010, 2012, 2013
  • Seminary Representative, Evangelism Response Center, North American Mission Board, 2008-2010 (Telephone Encourager, Seminary Recruiter)
  • Interim Pastor, Lakeview Baptist Church, Leland, MS, 2005-2007
  • Mission Trip Preacher, Honduras, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2006
  • Baptist Student Union Intern, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS, 2005-2007
  • Supply Preacher, Mid-Delta and North Central Baptist Associations, MS, 2001-2005.
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Graduate Assistant, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS, 2003-2004
  • Youth Minister, Hebron Baptist Church, Grenada, MS, 2000-2001.

Professional Societies

  • Evangelical Homiletics Society, 2012-Present