William W. Barber

Professor Emeritus of Practical Theology



Dr. Barber served in five pastorates in Georgia, Indiana, Alabama, Ontario and Michigan. He was President of Canadian Baptist Bible College and taught for four years in the college. He is Pastor Emeritus of Grace Bible Church in Lansing, Michigan, where he served for twenty years.


The development of the Mentored Practicum, Internship, and Apprenticeship programs is a primary focus of his work at STS. His doctoral dissertation, Pastoral Placement in Independent Churches, gives him a distinct advantage in helping our graduates in ministry placement.


You may email him directly at [email protected].




BA Wake Forest University

MDiv Temple Baptist Theological Seminary

DMin Temple Baptist Theological Seminary