R.C. Sproul, Jr.

Doctor of Ministry

About R.C. Sproul, Jr.

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A dedicated minister committed to spreading Christian teachings, R.C. Sproul, Jr. homeschools his children, serves as an instructor for two ministries, and has authored a number of books on related theological topics. R.C. Sproul, Jr. launched his career in teaching through Highlands Ministries and Saint Peter Presbyterian Church, both of which he established. For the first five years after Saint Peter Presbyterian Church’s inception, R.C. Sproul, Jr. presided as its Senior Pastor. Upon resigning from this post, he assumed the role of Associate Pastor of Education, a position he filled for nine years. R.C. Sproul, Jr. launched Highlands Ministries the same year he founded Saint Peter Presbyterian Church, aiming to help fellow Christians lead simple lives in devoted service to the Lord. More recently, R.C. Sproul, Jr. joined Ligonier Ministries. Functioning as a Teaching Fellow and Assistant Professor for the Ligonier Academy of Biblical and Theological Studies as well as its Reformation Bible College, he lectures on topics related to apologetics, philosophy, and theology. He also acts as a Professor and Lecturer in the Academy’s Doctor of Ministry program. As an author and editor, R.C. Sproul, Jr. has been involved in the publication of more than 10 books, including Tearing Down Strongholds, Almighty Over All, Eternity in Our Hearts, Bound for Glory, Biblical Economics, Believing God: 12 Biblical Promises Christians Struggle to Accept, and After Darkness, Light: Essays in Honor of R.C. Sproul. As the father to eight children, R.C. Sproul, Jr. homeschools each of them and draws from these experiences to write articles for publications such as Homeschooling Today and Home School Digest. He also authored a book, When You Rise Up: A Covenantal Approach to Homeschooling, providing other parents with advice on how to incorporate religious education into homeschooling curriculum. A graduate of Grove City College in Grove City, Pennsylvania, R.C. Sproul, Jr. earned his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Literature before pursuing his Master’s degree at the Reformed Theological Seminary in Oviedo, Florida. Upon acquiring his Master of Arts in Theological Studies, he continued on to Whitefield Theological Seminary, where he obtained a Doctor of Ministry and completed his formal education.


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May 3, 2011 at 10:19 pm

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