Dr. Stephen Rummage
Dr. Rummage served as the second vice president of the Southern Baptist Convention in 2009-2010. He has served pastorates in North Carolina, Louisiana, and Virginia. He also previously served as professor of preaching and director of the Doctor of Ministry Program at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, North Carolina.Dr. Rummage received a B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He holds the M.Div. with a specialization in biblical languages from Southeastern, and completed the Ph.D. in preaching and theology at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. His Planning Your Preaching is used widely as a seminary and college textbook. Additional books authored by Dr. Rummage include Praying with Purpose (co-authored with wife, Michele) and Engaging Exposition, co-authored with Daniel Akin and Bill Curtis. Dr. Rummage also contributed to The Pathway to Discipleship yearly devotion and prayer journal.