Dr. Randy Stone


Dr. Randy StoneChair, Christian Education Division
Associate Professor of Christian Education,
Occupying the J. M. Frost Chair of Christian Education
Director, Doctor of Educational Ministries Program

Office: Perry R. Sanders Center for Ministry Excellence
Office Phone: (504) 282-4455 ext. 3726
Fax: (504) 816-8170
E-Mail: rstone@nobts.edu


  • Ph.D. Christian Education, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary 2004
  • Th.M. New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary 2004
  • M.R.E., Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary 1987
  • B.S. Educational Psychology, McNeese State University, 1979

Teaching Experience

  • Adjunct Professor, Christian Education, Foundations Division, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX 2008-2010
  • Adjunct Professor, Discipleship Ministries and Christian Leadership, Liberty University Online, Lynchburg, VA 2009-2011
  • Adjunct Professor, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 1997

Teaching Specializations

  • Educational Foundations, Educational Psychology, Organizational Leadership, Discipleship

Ministry Experience

  • Discipleship Pastor, Bogue Falaya Baptist Church, Folsom, LA October 2013- July, 2015
  • Serve Pastor/Minister of Education, Southcliff Baptist Church, Fort Worth, TX 2003-2011
  • Associate Pastor/Minister of Maturity, Istrouma Baptist Church, Baton Rouge, LA, 2000-2003
  • Associate Pastor/Minister of Education, Zoar Baptist Church, Baton Rouge, LA, 1994-2000
  • Associate Pastor/Director of Ministries, Parkwood Baptist Church, Concord, NC, 1990-1994
  • Associate Pastor/Minister of Education, Arlington Baptist Church, Charlotte, NC, 1987-1990
  • Youth Pastor, Metropolitan Baptist, Sulphur, LA, 1981-1983
  • Activities Director,First Baptist Church Moss Bluff, Lake Charles, LA, 1978-1979
  • Youth Director, Emmanuel Baptist, Lake Charles, LA, 1977-1978
  • Youth Director, Bethel Baptist, Lake Charles, LA, 1976-1977

Denominational Leadership

  • Coach and Church Consultant, Coaching Project, Sunday School – Discipleship Department, LBC, 2012-Present
  • Contract Employee, Louisiana Baptist Convention, Sunday School and Church Growth Division, LBC, 2002-2003
  • Director ACTeam (Associational Consultant Team) Greater Baptist Association of Baton Rouge 1996-2002
  • Director ASSISTeam, Cabarrus Baptist Association, Concord, NC
  • Adult and General Officer Specialist, Conference Leader, Louisiana Baptist State Convention, Alexandria, LA
  • Adult and General Officer Specialist, Conference Leader,North Carolina Baptist State Convention, Raleigh, NC
  • Adult and General Officer Specialist, ASSISTeam, Mecklenburg Baptist Association, Charlotte, NC,

Professional Organization Memberships

  • Society of Professors of Christian Education
  • Baptist Association of Christian Educators
  • American Academy of Religion
  • American Association of Christian Counselors


  • Church Consultant, Easum, Bandy, and Associates 2006
  • Faith Evangelism Certification, 2000
  • National Certified Consultant Seminar, Lifeway 1997
  • MasterLife Leader/Trainer, 1989
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