Stephen J. Wellum, Ph.D.

Covenant Baptist Church   |   Valdosta, GA

Dr. Wellum is Professor of Christian Theology at the The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, editor of The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology, Adjunct Professor of Apologetics and Ethics at Toronto Baptist Seminary in Roronto, Ontario, Canada, and Executive Associate Pastor of Hazelwood Baptist Church in Louisville, KY. He has spoken at various conferences in the U.S., Canada, United Kingdom, Malaysia, Ireland, and Brazil. He is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society and the Evangelical Philosophical Society.


Dr. Wellum has written numerous journal articles and book reviews for various publications including the Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, Southern Baptist Journal of Theology, Journal of Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Credo Magazine, and the Reformation and Revival Journal. In addition, he has contributed to popular titles such as The Believer's Baptism, Reclaiming the Center, Beyond the Bounds, The Compramised Church, From Heaven He Came and Sought Her, and The Church. He is co-author of Kingdom through Covenant and has numerous forthcoming titles and contributions.


Dr. Wellum is married to Karen and they have five children.