Dr. McKinion joined Cedarville University's faculty in August 2014 as an Associate Professor of Old Testament and Assistant Dean. He has a passion for helping students understand the impact of the Old Testament in their lives, theology, and mission. He has taught a variety of biblical books but particularly enjoys teaching narrative. Dr. McKinion previously served at Shepherds Theological Seminary for 12 years, both as an Associate Professor of Old Testament and Vice President of Academic Affairs.

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D. in Biblical Studies, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Div., The Master's Seminary
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of South Alabama


  • My wife and kids
  • Teaching oversees
  • Baseball
  • Reading Tolkien

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