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Paul E. Pettit

Director of Placement; Adjunct Professor in Pastoral Ministries, Media Arts and Worship, and Educational Ministries and Leadership

BS, University of Kansas, 1987; ASP, Moody Bible Institute, 1989; ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1996; DMin, 2007.

Paul Pettit serves as Director of Placement and teaches in the departments of Spiritual Formation and Leadership and Pastoral Ministries. He and his wife, Pamela, and their five children live in Rockwall, Texas, where they are involved in their church and a local Christian school. Paul’s background includes experience as a sportscaster, author, and speaker. His books include Dynamic Dads: How to Be a Hero to Your Kids, Congratulations, You’ve Got ‘Tweens,Congratulations, You’re Gonna Be a Dad!, which he coauthored with his wife, and Foundations of Spiritual Formation. A graduate of the University of Kansas and the Moody Bible Institute’s Advanced Studies Program, Paul has also earned a Master of Theology degree and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Dallas Theological Seminary.

Courses Taught

  • PM103 - Expository Preaching I
  • PM104 - Expository Preaching II
  • DM103 - Applied Research Project

Interests

Academic Interests

Spiritual Formation
Family studies
Men’s studies
Leadership
Sanctification
Para-church ministries
Writing
Homiletics

Personal Interests

Politics
Golf
Running
Theology

Books

DTS Voice Videos

Loose Lips Sink Ships
The Answer to Anxiety
Trusting in Times of Transition
An Accurate Look

DTS Voice Articles