Bivocational Resources

Audio files available for download: 

Each of the audio files listed below are hosted on Samford University's "iTunes U" website. Please note: you will need to have iTunes installed on your computer in order to access the iTunes University materials. When you click on the desired link, you will first be directed to Samford's "Technology In Learning" website. On the left hand side of the page there is a login area.  You may bypass the login and passord and click "Submit".  If you do not already have iTunes installed, you will be instructed to do so. Once iTunes is installed, return to this page and select the audio file to be directed to iTunes U. Select "Resource Center for Pastoral Excellence" in the Samford University menu options.  From here you may download or listen to the mp3 audio file.

All of the audio files can be accessed here. Should you have any questions or need additional support, contact the Resource Center office at (205) 726-4064.

Rev. Gary Burton, Pastor at Pintala Baptist Church, Pintala, Alabama.

"The Baptist Doctrine of Separation of Church and State", March 2014

Dr. Wayne Flynt, Professor of History, Emeritus, Auburn University

"What the Bible Says About the Poor,",  January 2014

 Dr. Gary Furr, Pastor, Vestavia Hills Baptist Church, Vestavia Hills, Alabama

"The Ministry of Reconciliation", February, 2013

"It Is Well With My Soul? Suffering and the Christian Life", February, 2014

Rev. Ray Gilder, National Coordinator, Bivocational and Smaller Church Leadership Network

"Balancing the Life of a Minister", March 2014

Dr. Fisher Humphreys, Professor of Divinity, Emeritus, Samford University

"The Work of Christ - Interpretations of Atonement", April 2014

"Forgiveness", October 2012

Dr. Tex Sample, Professor Emeritus of Church and Society, St. Paul School of Theology, Kansas City, KS

"Doing Ministry in a Traditional Culture", October 2012 

Dr. Alan Walworth

"Hinge Moments" Samford University conference April 2011

Dennis Bickers, Bivocational Leadership Conference


Dr. Emmanuel McCall, Professor, McAfee School of Theology and Pastor of Fellowship Group Baptist Church, Georgia

"Meet George Liele"