Associate Dean

Dr. Adam McClendon serves the John W. Rawlings School of Divinity as the Associate Dean of Residential Programs. He holds a PhD from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Biblical Spirituality with an emphasis in New Testament. Along with extensive ministry experience, he has served educational institutions in various capacities. He is also the founder and director of New Line Ministries. Among his other publications, he is the author of Square One and Timeless Church and co-general editor of Approaching the New Testament.

He and his wife Adrienne have four children.


  • Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Div., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • B.A., Southeastern Bible College