Matt Sliger, Ph.D.


Adjunct Instructor of Theology & Greek

Matt Sliger serves as an adjunct instructor at Bethlehem College & Seminary’s Memphis Extension. Having completed his PhD in Applied Theology by writing on the mission of the church, his theological interests mainly concern the application of ecclesiology for the purpose of advancing God’s mission. Matt wrote most of the notes on the Psalms and all of 1 Corinthians in HarperCollins’ study bible entitled The Jesus Bible. He’s married to Julie, has three young children, and serves as the Associate Pastor at South Woods Baptist Church, the church that mentored him as a newlywed M.Div. student over a decade ago.

Academic Credentials

  • B.Mus. (Music Education), Tennessee Tech University
  • M.Div., Mid–America Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Ph.D. (Applied Theology), Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary