Dean of
Alternative Ministerial Education

Paul Maitland, Dean starting February 2015Dr. Paul Maitland announces two required core courses to be offered in 2017.

1. Baptist History and Polity

2. Professional Boundaries

August 18 - 19: Baptist History and Polity

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October 14: Professional Boundaries

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Why Start NOW?! - a note from the Dean

Paul retired as the pastor of Second Baptist Church in Peoria in 2013.  He is a graduate of Houghton College in New York, Gordon Conwell Seminary, and Northern Baptist Theological Seminary.  With the exception of a five-year stint as a church planter in Michigan, all of Paul’s ministerial service has been in the Great Rivers Region.  Paul has served as the President of the Great Rivers Region (2014) and is an active member of the GRR Action Learning Team working on the challenge of small churches with dual income pastors.