Dr. Greg Garrett's role as writer in residence involves helping future (and current) leaders of the church learn to read, interpret and communicate more effectively so that they can carry out their vocational callings. Professor of English at Baylor University, where he has won three university-wide teaching awards, Dr. Garrett is the author or co-author of over twenty books. His writings for the Church include Stories from the Edge: A Theology of Grief, The Other Jesus, and My Church Is Not Dying: Episcopalians in the 21st Century. Dr. Garrett is a busy speaker, preacher, retreat leader, and media guest in the US and overseas—and is always proud to represent the seminary that trained him.
BA, MA, University of Central Oklahoma
MDiv, Seminary of the Southwest
PhD, Oklahoma State University