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Information about OBU's Church Music Department

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Director of the Worship Studies Program

Chair, Department of Worship Arts
Professor of Music

 

Education      

  
  
D.Min.   San Francisco Theological Seminary
                     
San Anselmo, CA     [SFTS]

    M.C.M.  Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
                     
Fort Worth, TX     [SWBTS]     

    B.M.E.   Midwestern State University
                     
Wichita Falls, TX     [MSU]

 


Affiliations

          Ancient Future Faith Network

          Evangelical Theological Society

          International Council of Ethnodoxologists
          Hymn Society in the United States and Canada
          American Guild of English Handbell Ringers
          Baptist Church Music Conference
                  
(Past President, 1998-1999)
          Pi Kappa Lambda


Experience

Arkansas Baptist State Convention (ABSC 1993-2001)
          Leadership & Worship Team Leader
          Former director of the Arkansas MasterSingers


Interim Music Minister at more than fifteen congregations in Arkansas (1993-present)

 

Full-time Music Minister/Worship Pastor (1978-1993)
First Baptist Church of New Orleans, Louisiana
First Baptist Church, Mulvane, Kansas
Westside Church, Omaha, Nebraska
Sharon Baptist Church, Wichita, Kansas

Author of more than eighty articles and book reviews on worship, leadership, and music ministry in a variety of periodicals including Choral Journal, The Church Musician, The Church Musician Today, Creator Magazine, Christianity Today, Sacred Music News and Reviews, and Strategies for Today’s Leader. Also wrote monthly book reviews for Arkansas Baptist News, 2004-2008.

 

Additional Teaching/Leadership Experience
Workshop Leader and Guest Teacher

          New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
          Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
          Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
          Glorieta and Ridgecrest Conference centers.
Experience as a congregational conflict mediator

Training: interim pastor, career assessment consultant.

North American Mission Service Award
John & Jewel Abernathy Mission Fellow
First Baptist Church of Hot Springs, Arkansas (2001).

 

 

Personal Info

Rob Hewell is married to Cyndy. They have two daughters and one grandson.

Contact

Dr. Rob Hewell

OBU Box 3745
410 Ouachita St.
Arkadelphia, AR 71998

phone 870.245.5133
fax 870.245.5274

hewellr@obu.edu

Curriculum vitae

Book: Worship Beyond Nationalism: Practicing the Reign of God

 

Courses
(Links for current semester)

The Worshiping Church

Theology of Worship

Congregational Song

Worship and Witness

Foundations for Ministry through Music

Survey of the Bible

Ministry Practicum

Handbell Ringers

Fine Arts: Music

Instrumental Music Ministry

 

Schedule

Spring 2012

 

Information regarding the Department of Worship Arts

Bachelor of Music in Worship Arts degree
Catalog information, including a four year overview

COURSES in OBU's Department of Worship Arts

Mission Statement, Goals and Objectives

 

Resources

Recommended Reading

Recommended Links

 

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