Dr. Twyla Hernandez


Associate Professor of Christian Missions

Appointed 2011

Personal Information

Office Location: Druien Hall 116

Office Phone: 270.789.5545

Office Fax: 270.789.5339

UPO: 790

Email: tkhernandez@campbellsville.edu



Married to Clemente Hernandez


Ph.D. The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY.

Dissertation Title: A Missiological Response to the Emergent Latino Population in the United States

M.Div. The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

B.A. Middle Tennessee State University


Church & Community Ministry

1993-1996 Journeyman Missionary to Argentina

1997-2005 Minister of Education at Iglesia Bautista Getsemaní, Bloomfield, Kentucky

2001-2005 Director of Great Commission Ministries, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

2005-current Executive Director of the Hispanic Baptist Bible Institute

Courses Taught @ CU


CHS 230 Spiritual Formation

CHS 376  Intro to Missiology

CHS 276 History of Christian Missions

CHS 377 Methods and Strategy of Missions

CHS 234 World Religions

CHS 354 Christian Evangelism



CHS 551 Journey into Christ-likeness

Publications & Writings

"Hispanic Church Planting in the Rural Context," a chapter in Rural Church Planting: A Missiological Primer, published by the North American Mission Board, 2010.

"When Life and Ministry Take Over," a chapter in Ready? Preparing for the Pressures of Church Planting, published by the Northa American Mission Board, 2009.

"New Churches: Multi-tasking" On Mission magazine. Winter 2009.

"The Great Commission in the Hispanic Community," a chapter in The Challenge of the Great Commission, published by Pinnacle Publishers, 2005.

Profile of the Greater Louisville Area. Commissioned by the Billy Graham Association prior to crusade in 2000.