Cedarville professor Dr. Mark Caleb Smith on a television newscast.

Prince Avenue Senior Pastor Coming to Chapel


by Benjamin Deeter, Student Public Relations Writer

Josh Smith, senior pastor of Prince Avenue Baptist Church in Irving, Texas, will speak in chapel at Cedarville University on Tuesday, Sept. 17, and Wednesday, Sept. 18. Chapel begins at 10 a.m. and is open to the public.

Smith served as a full-time missionary in Slovakia for three years. He has ministered in more than 25 countries and worked extensively with international students.

Smith earned a bachelor's degree in cross-cultural studies from Liberty University, a Master of Divinity from Southeastern Seminary and a Doctor of Ministry in expository preaching from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

He and his wife, Andrea, have four daughters and one son.

Located in southwest Ohio, Cedarville University is an accredited, Christ-centered, Baptist institution with an enrollment of 4,380 undergraduate, graduate and online students in more than 150 areas of study. Founded in 1887, Cedarville is recognized nationally for its authentic Christian community, rigorous academic programs, strong graduation and retention rates, accredited professional and health science offerings and high student engagement ranking. For more information about the University, visit www.cedarville.edu.