Ph.D. Student, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
M.Th., B.S. Pastoral Ministries, Campbellsville University
Mr. Justin Watson is a two-time graduate of Campbellsville University and is thrilled to be serving as a Prof. in the School of Theology at his alma mater. As a student at CU Mr. Watson was very active on campus serving as Baptist Campus Ministries President and was a member of the Men’s Basketball team. He graduated summa cum laude and received the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award, the Pastoral Ministries Award, and was named a Daktronics-NAIA Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete.
Mr. Watson primarily teaches Intro. to Old Testament and Intro. to New Testament at the undergraduate level. He loves the opportunity to share the message and history of the Bible with students of all backgrounds. This role at CU fits perfectly with his passion and giftedness for sharing the love of Jesus with all people. In addition to teaching, he enjoys research in the field of New Testament especially in the area of Biblical backgrounds. He is currently working toward a Ph.D. in New Testament at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.
Mr. Watson enjoys serving the Kingdom of God in a variety of capacities. He has served on local church staffs as Minister of Students and Associate of Evangelism. He has led revivals, discipleship/small groups, and mission teams as well as provided pulpit supply. He has participated in and led numerous mission trips.
Justin and his wife Ashley (also a CU grad, M.B.A., B.S.) currently live in Paducah, KY with their two sons Jon Luke and Jack.