Richard Koffarnus

Richard Koffarnus
Professor of History and Philosophy
Phone Extension: 
(660) 263-3900 ext. 120
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Educational Experience

1998-2001
Truman State University
Kirksville, MO
Major: History
Degree: MA candidate

1977-79
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH
Major: Philosophy

1974-77
Xavier University
Cincinnati, OH
Major: Philosophy

1971-74
Cincinnati Christian Seminary
Cincinnati, OH
Majors: Apologetics, Church History
Degree: Master of Divinity (May, 1974)
Honors: Alumni Scholarship Recipient
Graduate Assistant to Dr. Jack Cottrell and Professor Robert Drake

1968-71
Cincinnati Bible Seminary
Cincinnati, OH
Major: Christian Ministries
Degree: Bachelor of Arts (May, 1971)
Honors: Delta Aleph Tau Honor Society

Professional Experience

1979-2001
Central Christian College of the Bible
Professor of Church History, Theology, and Philosophy
Academic Dean, 1990-93, 1999-2000
Christian Service Director, 1979-90, 1994-95, 2001
Subjects taught:

Current
U.S. History I & II
Church History
Restoration History
Philosophy
Philosophy of Religion
Life of Christ II
Biblical Theology
Church
Logic
Philippians
1-3 John
Parables

Previous
Art of Preaching
Expository Preaching
Written Communication I
Oral Communication I
Hermeneutics
Ethics (at UC)
Epistemology (at UC)
Christian Evidences

1974-79
Moscow Church of Christ
Moscow, OH
Preaching Minister

1970-72
Germantown Christian Church
Germantown, KY
Youth Minister

Publications

Why Believe? - Standard Publishing, 1981

NIV Bible Teacher & Bible Teacher Leader sections - Standard Publishing, 1998-2002

Authored Discovery Learning and What Do You Think?

Devotions - Standard Publishing, 1989-2001

Restoration Herald - Co-authored the "Young Man's View" column until I got too old.

Christian Standard/Lookout - Several freelance articles over the years.