DR. TWYLA HERNANDEZ
Associate Professor of Christian Missions
Office Location: Druien Hall 116
Office Phone: 270.789.5545
Office Fax: 270.789.5339
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.