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Minister

Glen Edward Owens, American minister. Ordained to ministry Baptist Church 1976, licensed Gospel ministry Baptist Church, 1980, ordained to Gospel ministry Baptist Church 1980; certified church business administrator, teacher, Evangelical trainer, teacher. Named Outstanding Young Men American, 1979, Outstanding Baptist Men Texas, 1983.

Background

Owens, Glen Edward was born on February 4, 1947 in El Dorado, Arkansas, United States. Son of Glen E. and Vanessa (Thompson) Owens.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Louisiana Technology University, 1969. Postgraduate, Southwwestern Baptist Theological Sem, 1982. Postgraduate, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 1985.

Career

Cost accountant, Texas Eastman Company, Longview, Texas, 1969-1970;assistant to insurance tax accountant, Texas Eastman Company, Longview, Texas, 1970-1973;insurance tax accountant, Texas Eastman Company, Longview, Texas, 1973-1979;associate pastor, administrator, Oakland Heights Baptist Church, Longview, Texas, 1979-1984;interim pastor, Ellerbe Road Baptist Church, 1986-1987;administrator, Broadmore Baptist Church, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1984-1987;minister young adult education, director church operations, Roswell St. Baptist Church, Marietta, Georgia, 1987-1989;assistant executive director, Florida Baptist Convention, Jacksonville, since 1989. Board directors Radio Station WFTD.AM, Marietta. Advisory board Office Equipment Center, Atlanta.

President Ark-La-Tex Signal Users Group, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1987, 88-89.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Baptist Church 1976, licensed Gospel ministry Baptist Church, 1980, ordained to Gospel ministry Baptist Church 1980. Certified church business administrator, teacher, Evangelical trainer, teacher.

Membership

Vice president, secretary CAUS Inc., Dallas, 1982, 87. Chairman Properties and Insurance Committees Northwest Louisiana Association, 1985-1986, Computer Study Committee Northwest Louisiana Association, 1985-1986. Member National Association Church Business Adminstrs.(fellow 1983), Southern Baptist Church Administrators Association Baptist Religious Educators Association, Christian Ministries Association.

Connections

Married Susan Ruth Oakley, May 31, 1969. Children: Kent, Kathleen.

father:
Glen E. Owens

mother:
Vanessa (Thompson) Owens

spouse:
Susan Ruth Oakley

child:
Kent Owens

child:
Kathleen Owens