Will Honeycutt

Will Honeycutt

Assistant Director, Christian/Community Service
Assistant Professor, Contemporary Issues



Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA, 2000-Present.
  • Teach Elective Ethical Issues Class, Heritage Baptist Church, Lynchburg, VA, 2001-Present.
  • Mandt Training Certification each year as a Mental Health Counselor, Centra Health and Bridges Treatment Center.

Professional Presentations & Papers

  • “Gametal Donation in Biblical Perspective: A guide to Christian Youth and their Educators.” Paper presented at The Evangelical Theological Society National Conference, Atlanta, GA, November 2010
  • “Evangelical Cultural Engagement: Responsibilities, Rights and Rules in the Biotech Age.” Paper presented at The Center for Bioethics & Human Dignity's 17th Annual Summer Conference, Beyond Therapy: Exploring Enhancement and Human Futures, Deerfield, IL, July 15-17, 2010.
  • “Good without God? The Necessity of a Theistic Basis for Morality” paper presented at the Evangelical Theological Society National conference, New Orleans, LA, November 2009.
  • “A Story to Love A Story to Live: Moral Discernment in the Light of Biblical Narrative,” 13 week discussion centered elective dealing with bioethical issues facing the church, Heritage Baptist Church, Lynchburg, Fall 2007 – Spring 2008.
  • “Blindsided by Science,” Drama developed for the aforementioned sermon series depicting the way that some people availing themselves of modern biotechnologies may do so ignorantly and thus unknowingly compromise their personal and even biblical values.
  • “Carried all the Way,” four-part sermon series dealing with current and coming bioethical challenges facing the church; Heritage Baptist Church, Lynchburg, VA, January 13 and 20, 2008.
  • Contemporary Issues 2; Applying a Biblical Worldview; Work text for Contemporary Issues II classes at Liberty University, published by Academx, Virginia Beach, VA, 2007.
  • Contemporary Issues 1; Affirming a Biblical Worldview; Work text for Contemporary Issues I classes at Liberty University, published by Academx, Virginia Beach, VA, 2006.
  • “Keeping Students Active After High School,” presentation at the Word of Life Virginia Area 2006 Mid-Year Leadership Conference, Williamsburg, VA, Summer 2006
  • “Stem Cells and the Sanctity of Life;” Power Point presentation given at Heritage Baptist Church in Lynchburg, VA, January 22, 2006 (Sanctity of Human Life Sunday).
  • “Frozen but not Forgotten;” Drama dealing with the ethical dilemmas couples face after using IVF to conceive and build families. Accompanied the above presentation.
  • “Your Place in This World; Cultivating a Biblical Worldview,” a multi-media power point presentation designed to help Christians cultivate their biblical worldview; Sponsored by Our Savior Lutheran Church (LCMS), Sept. 16, 2000, Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA.
  • “From God to Christ; A Cumulative Case Apologetic for Christian Particularism,” paper given at the
    Evangelical Theological Society Eastern Regional Annual Meeting, on Culture, Truth and Politics; March 26, 2004, Baptist Bible Seminary, Clarks Summit, PA.
  • “I Love it When a Plan Comes Together, Biblical and Logical Answers to Win Souls Not Arguments,” multi-media presentation to equip the church in dealing with contemporary cultural trends in post-modernism, relativism, tolerance and upholding the uniqueness of Jesus Christ, September 20, 2003, Heritage Baptist Church, Lynchburg, VA.
  • “The Millenials; Understanding This Generation,” a presentation to fellow faculty analyzing the beliefs and interests of the new batch of students entering the university; Fall 2002, Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA.
  • “An Orwellian Warning Against the Regulation of Hate Speech,” paper given at the 11th Annual Mardi Gras Graduate Conference on Language and Literature, February 22-23, 2001, Louisiana State.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, Evangelical Theological Society, 2004-Present.
    • Member/Paper Presenter
    • Member: Bioethics Consultation (Fall 2009-present).
  • Member of Community Action Committee at Heritage Baptist Church, 1999-Present.
  • Member of Superintendent’s Parental Advisory Committee, 2002-2003.
  • Member of Community Involvement Team, advisory committee to the Lynchburg City Schools School Board on Family Life Curriculum, 2000-2002.

Community Service

  • The Crux (College Class) leadership/teacher, Heritage Baptist Church, 2004-Present.
  • Educational Resource, Heritage Baptist Church’s Community Action Committee, 1999 – Present.
  • Member Superintendent’s Parental Advisory Committee; Lynchburg City Schools 2002-2003.
  • Member Community Involvement Team – Advisory Committee to Lynchburg City Schools’ School Board on Family Life Curriculum; 2000-2002.
  • Educational Consultant, Community Action Committee, Heritage Baptist Church; 1999-Present.
  • Pulpit supply; various churches in and in the vicinity of Lynchburg, VA.
  • Teacher/Mentor Liberty Godparent Home, Lynchburg, VA.