Skip to main content
About DTS

Richard D. Calenberg

Professor of World Missions and Intercultural Studies

BA, Tennessee Temple University, 1968; ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1972; ThD, Grace Theological Seminary, 1981.

Dr. Calenberg has been teaching Bible, theology, and missions since 1974 including 16 years on the faculty of Moody Bible Institute and Theological Seminary. In 1984, he and his family joined SIM and moved to Nigeria to serve on the faculty of Jos ECWA Theological Seminary. His ten years of missionary service in Nigeria included evangelism and church planting with his seminary students and three years as SIM Nigeria Director. For 12 years he served as SIM Northwest Regional Director in Portland, Oregon and as an adjunct faculty member at Multnomah University. He ministers in the countries of Africa and Asia as the International Director of the Romans Project, a pastoral training and resourcing ministry focused on the Book of Romans. He and his wife, Carol, have four daughters, three sons-in-law, and eight grandchildren.

Richard D. Calenberg
WSC 223
  • WM101 - Intro to World Missions
  • WM205 - Cultural Dynamics in Ministry
  • WM540 - Applied Biblical Contextualization
Sorry, this faculty member doesn't have any published books in our database.
  1. Calenberg, Richard D., "Mission and Church Partnership Dynamics." Evangelical Missions Quarterly 41, no. 3 (2005).
  2. Calenberg, Richard D., "New Views on the Destiny of the Unevangelized." Moody Graduate School Bulletin (1993).

Academic Interests

Personal Interests

  • Running, Mentoring, Grandchildren