Gary Hallquist

Assistant Professor of Practical Theology



Gary Hallquist is an Assistant Professor of Practical Theology. His main
areas of teaching include Biblical Counseling and Worship Studies. Gary has
over thirty years of church ministry experience, including four years as a
professor at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He holds a Bachelor
of Music Education degree and a Master of Music degree, as well as a Master
of Theological Studies from Beeson Divinity School and a Doctor of Worship
Studies from the Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies. He has
completed his coursework for a Doctor of Ministry degree in Biblical
Counseling from SEBTS and is in the process of completing his project.


Gary was the Pastor of Music Ministry at Colonial Baptist Church from 2010
to 2017 and since January, serves as a counseling pastor in Colonial’s Care
Ministry. He teaches the STS classes in counseling and worship. He is also a
widely-published composer of church music.




BME – Oral Roberts University
MM – University of North Texas
MTS – Beeson Divinity School
DWS – Robert E . Webber Institute for Worship Studies
DMin – Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary