Writer in Residence
Dr. Greg Garrett's role as Writer in Residence involves helping future (and current) leaders of the church learn to read, interpret and communicate more effectively so that they can carry out their vocational callings. Professor of English at Baylor University, where he has twice won university-wide teaching awards, Dr. Garrett is the author of novels, spiritual autobiographies, biblical translations for The Voice scripture project and books on religion and culture, including Stories from the Edge: A Theology of Grief, The Gospel According to Hollywood and We Get to Carry Each Other: The Gospel according to U2. Dr. Garrett is a frequent speaker, preacher, retreat leader and media guest—and enjoys representing the seminary that trained him.
B.A., M.A., University of Central Oklahoma. M.Div., Episcopal Theological Seminary of the Southwest. Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.