My goal in teaching is to train students to not be like me, but to find what God's unique gift is for them. To help them become equipped and more effective in their unique approach to ministry in life.


Key Areas of Expertise

Social identity formation
Greek and biblical languages
Pauline studies and soteriology
Exegetical Theology
Pastoral studies
Communicating biblical truth
Apostolic Judaism
Spiritual formation and discipleship
Ministry leadership


Dr. J. Brian Tucker is from Kentucky, but spent most of his life in between southeast Michigan and Ohio. He met his wife, Amber, while studying at Lee University. They were married in 1988 and now have four daughters, Ashley, Alexandria, Annaliese and Abigail. He received his Bachelors of Science from Lee College, his Masters from Liberty University, his M. Div. from Michigan Theological Seminary, his D.Min. from Michigan Theological Seminary, and his Ph.D. from the University of Wales, Lampeter. Starting out his career as a youth pastor in Ohio… Read more