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educator , church administrator

Robert Rex Mathis, American church administration educator. Recipient Albert Marsh award Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1981, research award Southern Baptist Research Fellowship, 1996. Sergeant United States Army, 1971-1974. Member National Association Church Business Administrators, Southern Baptist Research Fellowship, Southern Baptist Religious Education Association.

Background

Mathis, Robert Rex was born on December 27, 1947 in Harrison, Arkansas, United States. Son of Rex Clayton and Jannie Fay (Garner) Mathis.

Education

Bachelor, Wayland Baptist College, 1969; Master of Education, University Texas, El Paso, 1976; Master of Religious Education, Southwestern Theological Seminary, 1979; Doctor of Philosophy, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1984; Doctor of Education, University of Southern Mississippi, 1994.

Career

Minister education Mountain View Baptist Church, El Paso, Texas, 1974-1977, Ridglea Baptist Church, Fort Worth, 1977-1981. Associate pastor 1st Baptist Church, Santa Fe, 1981-1986. Minister of education Metairie (Louisiana) Baptist Church, 1987-1993.

Professor Christian education, director research doctoral programs New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 1986-1998. Professor church administration Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, since 1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Sergeant United States Army, 1971-1974. Member National Association Church Business Administrators, Southern Baptist Research Fellowship, Southern Baptist Religious Education Association.

Connections

Married Maryln Odene Floyd, August 23, 1968. 1 child, Karissa Trotti.

father:
Rex Clayton Mathis

mother:
Jannie Fay (Garner) Mathis

spouse:
Maryln Odene Floyd

child:
Karissa Trotti Mathis