Meyer Announced as Candidate at Bethlehem Baptist Church


meyerAs announced on the Bethlehem Baptist Church and Desiring God websites today, BCS Assistant Professor of New Testament Dr. Jason Meyer has been named as the candidate to replace John Piper as Bethlehem Baptist Church’s Pastor for Preaching & Vision. Of course, we at Bethlehem College & Seminary are excited for Dr. Meyer and his family and we are prayerful for the congregation of Bethlehem Baptist Church to vote wisely on his candidacy. You can read more about Bethlehem Baptist Church’s transition or read Pastor John’s letter to the congregation regarding this “Antioch Moment.”

Dr. Meyer has served BCS by teaching courses on New Testament exegesis, biblical ethics, and the history of redemption. You can read his full bio on our site. You can also listen to a few of Dr. Meyer’s sermons and hear him talk about the importance of the model for Christian higher education that Bethlehem College & Seminary represents:

UPDATE: As stated in BBC’s February 26 post timeline, pending a positive Elder Council vote on March 27, the timeline would continue. Below is a schedule for the process going forward—updated and with appropriate links.