A. Dawson, Ph.D.
Professor of Systematic Theology
Dr. Sam Dawson serves part-time on the faculty of Detroit Baptist Theological Seminary in the field of Theology. He brings to the task an excellent academic preparation, long-standing involvement in local church leadership, and a real heart for the ministry of Inter-City Baptist Church and Detroit Baptist Theological Seminary. Dr. Dawson has also taught in the Inter-City Baptist Bible Institute and is a regular workshop speaker at the Mid-America Conference on Preaching and the Wilds Expository Preaching Conference. Dr. Dawson earned the Bachelor of Science in Cinema (1973) and the Master of Arts in Cinema (1974), both from Bob Jones University. After starting a business in the metro Detroit area and becoming active in the Inter-City Baptist Church he began his seminary studies. Dr. Dawson earned two degrees from Detroit Baptist Theological Seminary, the Master of Divinity degree (1988) and the Master of Theology degree (1992). Dr. Dawson later went on to earn the Doctor of Philosophy degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.
Dr. Dawson and his wife, Carolyn, have been married since 1974. They have two children: Ben (b. 1984) and Marilyn (b. 1986). The Dawsons live in Allen Park and are actively involved in the ministry of Inter-City Baptist Church. Dr. Dawson continues to serve the Lord and to have a faithful testimony in the local business community.
“Is There a Contradiction in the Person of Christ? The Importance of the Dual Nature and Dual Consciousness of Jesus Christ.” Detroit Baptist Seminary Journal 9 (2004): 161–181.