Don Sweeting (PhD ’98) will be inaugurated the president of Reformed Theological Seminary on February 9. After studying at Oxford University, Sweeting came to Trinity where he received a doctorate in church history. Since then, he has taught church history at Denver Seminary and Reformed Theological Seminary. He served as chairman of the theology committee for the Evangelical Presbyterian Church, and is a trustee on the board of Colorado Christian University.
Sweeting was the senior pastor of Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church in Greenwood Village, Colorado, and he was the founding pastor of Chain of Lakes Community Bible Church in Northern Illinois. Sweeting blogs at The Chief End of Man.
Sweeting joins a number of Trinity Evangelical Divinity School graduates who lead educational institutions, including, Mark Young at Denver Seminary, John Senyonyi (MA ’92) at Uganda Christian University, Maureen Yeung (MA ’90, ThM ’91) at Evangel Seminary (Hong Kong), Julie Wu (MA ’76) at China Bible Seminary (Hong Kong), Kent Fuchs (MDiv ’84), Provost, Cornell University, Dennis Hollinger (MDiv ’75) at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, David Demchuk (DMin ’07) at Summit Pacific College, Steven Hostetter (PhD ’03) at Oak Hills Christian College, and Larry McCullough (MA ’67) at Laurel University.