Thomas Slater ’78, ’81

January 2, 2014

Thomas Slater, professor of New Testament studies at Mercer University, was one of two main speakers at the inaugural “Putting the Neighbor Back in the ‘Hood” Conference, Nov. 5-7, at Arkansas Baptist College, Little Rock, AR.  Slater gave three lectures on the family from sociological, theological and biblical perspectives. Slater earned his master’s degree and doctorate from SMU’s Perkins School of Theology.