Reed Paxton has been an instructor of religion and theology for the past 7 years. Paxton has a strong passion for teaching primarily in the online environment. Paxton earned his Bachelors of Fine Arts in Media from the University of Arizona in 1992. He earned a Masters of Ministry in 1999 and a Masters of Theology in 2001 from Bethel College in South Bend, In. He received an honorary doctorate degree in Divinity from St. Thomas Theological Seminary in 2006. Paxton served as an assistant pastor for 3 years in South Bend In before relocating to Charlotte, NC to plant a church. He currently pastor's a small local congregation in Huntersville, NC. Paxton is a teacher at heart. Paxton teaches and lectures on expository preaching techniques. Paxton's gifts have taken him internationally. He has lectured on the art of preaching at Nazon Bible College in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Paxton is a huge sports fan. He enjoys watching football, and being involved with his 2 daughters in their sports activities. Paxton is married with two teenage daughters.