Pastors Luncheon

Local pastors are invited to this free luncheon for the opportunity to share best church practices, enjoy food and fellowship, and hear a word on how to develop healthy church growth principles in a post-modern world.


"Can you tell me how to get out of Sesame Street?"—
How to Recover from Spiritual Anemia in the Local Church

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
1:30 - 3:30pm
DTS-Houston Campus, 6000 Dale Carnegie Ln., Houston

Speaker: Paul R. Shockley

Dr. Paul R. Shockley is a professor at the College of Biblical Studies in Houston, where he teaches Christian Apologetics, Ethics, Spiritual Life, Systematic Theology, and Worldview Thinking. His philosophical and theological areas of interest include Aesthetics, Bible Exposition, European Holocaust, Hermeneutics, Historical Theology, and Philosophy of Religion. He holds a ThM from Dallas Theological Seminary and a PhD from Texas A&M.

In addition to his responsibilities at CBS, Paul is chairman of a study group, “Theological Aesthetics,” with the Evangelical Theological Society. He teaches adjunct at various institutions including Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary’s Houston campus and Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. He is also involved in leading biblical tours to Israel. He has lectured in Ghana, Indonesia, Liberia and Scotland.

His website is


Questions? Contact Ryan Garofalo in the Office of Community and Church Relations at or 713-917-3925.