Joye Baker

Joye B. Baker

Dr. Joye Baker has taught and discipled women in the church for more than thirty years. Widowed in 1989 with three children, her heart’s passion is to encourage women in their walk with the Lord and share the love and hope that God alone can give. As adjunct professor and women’s adviser in the Department of Educational Ministries and Leadership, Dr. Baker oversees the Ministry with Women concentration in the Master of Arts in Christian Education (MACE) and the Master of Theology (ThM) programs. She also serves on the staff of the Spiritual Formation program, through which she leads groups and mentors women leaders. Dr. Baker also team-teaches with Dr. Sue Edwards the DMin Women in Ministry Cohort. From 2000-2008, Dr. Baker was part of a team of American women who travelled to Moscow twice a year to equip Russian women to teach and train lay women to effectively minister to the needs of women in their churches and communities. She has three adult children, a daughter-in-law, and two grandsons.

Joye B. Baker’s Contributions


Dr. Joye Baker, adjunct professor in Educational Ministries and Leadership, emphasizes the committed disciples' willingness to…
June 9, 2021

Our Worth and Value Set Secure

  “Who am I?” we often ask. Are we defined by work or task? As we…
July 26, 2019
Dr. Joye Baker standing at podium speaking at DTS Chapel

Re-Wrapping Singleness

Dr. Joye Baker, adjunct professor of Educational Ministries and Leadership at DTS, discusses the gift of…
December 8, 2017

God's Message in the Darkness

Dr. Joye Baker, Adjunct Professor and Women's Advisor for Educational Ministries and Leadership, offers the reminder…
May 18, 2016

The Connection Between Confession and Repentence

Dr. Joye Baker, Adjunct Professor in Educational Ministries and Leadership and Women's Adviser in Educational Ministries…
May 20, 2015

From Worry to Wonder

Dr. Baker addresses how to live a life full of wonder instead of worry. Dr. Baker…
May 29, 2013

God as our Heavenly Father

Dr. Joye Baker, Adjunct Professor in Christian Education, DTS, shares the influence that our relationship with…
April 9, 2013

Put on Your Spiritual Hearing Aids

Dr. Joye Baker, Adjunct Professor and Women's Advisor of Christian Education, shares two spiritual truths Christians'…
May 23, 2012

Dare to be a Deborah

Adjunct Professor of Christian Education Dr. Joye Baker reminds us that Deborah challenged leaders to come…
December 3, 2010

Lessons From A Toothbrush

Dr. Joye Baker, adjunct professor of Christian Education encourages believers to slow down and let God…
June 16, 2010
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Why Me? Why?

Joye Baker, adjunct professor of Christian Education, reads from Philippians 1:12. She discusses why God sees…
June 24, 2009

Women’s Ministry in the Local Church

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Kitchen Table Counseling

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Women and Men Glorifying God Together

Ms. Joye Baker, adviser to women students at Dallas Theological Seminary, communicates that God has created…
September 29, 2004
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