Dr. Rod Dempsey

Dr. Rod DemspeyProfessor, School of Divinity

Discipline: Educational Ministries

Dr. Rod Dempsey is a Professor of Educational Ministries at Liberty University's Rawlings School of Divinity as well as an Associate Pastor at Thomas Road Baptist Church. Dr. Dempsey served as a church planter, Christian Education Pastor, Membership Pastor, Small Group Pastor, and Elder prior to coming to Lynchburg in 2003. Dr. Dempsey met his wife Patti while attending Liberty University. They have two sons, a daughter-in-law, and five grandchildren. His passion is to glorify Christ by being a multiplier of multipliers for the Great Commission.

Education and Degrees

  • D.Min., Liberty B.T. Seminary
  • M.R.E., Liberty B.T. Seminary
  • B.S., Liberty University