Sandra Glahn

In addition to teaching on-campus classes, Dr. Glahn teaches immersive courses in Italy and Great Britain, as well as immersive courses in writing and in worship. Dr. Glahn is a multi-published author of both fiction and non-fiction, a journalist, and a speaker who advocates for thinking that transforms, especially on topics relating to art, gender, sexual intimacy in marriage, and first-century backgrounds as they relate to gender. Dr. Glahn’s more than twenty books reveal her interests in bioethics, sexuality, and biblical women. She has also written eleven Bible studies in the Coffee Cup Bible Study series. A regular blogger at Engage, bible.org’s site for women in Christian leadership, she is the owner of Aspire Productions, and served as editor-in-chief for Kindred Spirit from 1999 to 2016. She and her husband have one adult daughter.

Sandra Glahn’s Journal Articles

  • “The First-Century Ephesian Artemis: Ramifications of Her Identity.” Bibliotheca Sacra (172:688). 2015.
  • “Book Review: She can teach: empowering women to teach the Scriptures effectively.” Bibliotheca Sacra (171:683). 2014. 316-34.
  • “Book Review: A Royal ‘Waste’ of Time: The Splendor of Worshiping God and Being Church for the World.” Bibliotheca Sacra (157:628). 2000. 506.
  • “The Identity of Artemis of the Ephesians in First-Century Ephesus.” Bibliotheca Sacra (172:687). 1753. 316–34.

Sandra Glahn’s Books

Sandra Glahn’s Contributions

Moderator Liz Rodriguez and ASL translator Ayoker Adjei in chapel at DTS

Story: Academics and Storytellers

Liz Rodriguez, groups coordinator at Battle Creek Church in Broken Arrow, OK, hosts the faculty members…
October 16, 2020
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Story: How Storytellers Develop Their Ideas

Dr. Sandra Glahn moderates a panel of DTS alum - Chase Jones, Jazmine Sanchez Linares, Kelsey…
October 15, 2020
Dr. Bock, Dr. Edwards, Dr. Glahn, and a woman recording The Table podcast

How Can Women and Men Better Minister Together? – Classic

In this classic episode, Drs. Darrell Bock, Sue Edwards, Sandra Glahn, Jeanne Ballard and Michelle Woody…
April 14, 2020
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Moving Church to Online Worship: Some Suggestions

Brides and grooms have postponed weddings. Spring break beach time got canceled. Seniors at college have…
March 28, 2020
Dr. Bock, Dr. Glahn, and a guest recording The Table podcast

A Biblical View of Femininity – Classic

In this classic episode, Dr. Darrell L. Bock, Dr. Sandra Glahn and Kymberli Cook discuss a…
March 17, 2020
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When God is Silent

Dr. Sandra Glahn, associate professor of Media Arts and Worship, shares part of her story, reiterating…
January 31, 2020
Dr. Bock, Dr. Edwards, Dr. Glahn, and a woman recording The Table podcast

How Can Women and Men Better Minister Together? Classic

In this classic episode, Drs. Darrell Bock, Sue Edwards, Sandra Glahn, Jeanne Ballard and Michelle Woody…
September 3, 2019
Dr. Sandra Glahn standing at podium speaking at DTS Chapel

A Missing Quality in Leaders – Following Christ

Dr. Sandra Glahn, associate professor of Media Arts and Worship and interim dept. chair, highlights the…
September 5, 2018
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The Struggle with Infertility – Classic

In this classic episode, Drs. Darrell Bock, Sandra Glahn and Julie Shannon Fuller discuss the social,…
August 28, 2018
Dr. Bock with other DTS professors recording The Table podcast

Women in the Old Testament

In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock, Brian Webster, Dorian G. Coover-Cox and Sandra Glahn discuss…
July 11, 2018
Dr. Bock, Dr. Glahn, and a guest recording The Table podcast

A Biblical View of Femininity

In this episode, Dr. Darrell L. Bock, Dr. Sandra Glahn and Kymberli Cook discuss a biblical…
June 19, 2018
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A Visual and Martial Arts Sensei: Profile of Keith D. Yates

Sometimes when I meet a person whose face may not be famous but whose reputation is…
June 13, 2018
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Rediscovering God's Vision for Male/Female Partnerships in Ministry

Dr. Sandra Glahn moderates a panel of contributors to the book "Vindicating the Vixens" mixed with…
March 4, 2018
Dr. Bock and guests recording The Table podcast

Theology and the Arts

In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock, Reg Grant, Sandra Glahn, and Tim Basselin discuss theology…
August 22, 2017
Dr. Bock, Dr. Julie Shannon and a woman recording The Table podcast

The Struggle with Infertility

In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock, Sandra Glahn and Julie Shannon Fuller discuss the social, financial,…
May 30, 2017
Dr. Bock, Dr. Edwards, Dr. Glahn, and a woman recording The Table podcast

How Can Women and Men Better Minister Together?

In this episode, Drs. Darrell Bock, Sue Edwards, Sandra Glahn, Jeanne Ballard and Michelle Woody discuss…
March 28, 2017
men and women seated in stools on stage during panel discussion in DTS Chapel

Vindicating the Vixens: Women in the Bible (Arise Panel)

Vindicating the Vixens (Kregel, forthcoming) is the result of a diverse team of 16 male and…
March 23, 2017

What Good is Valentine’s Day?

Quick! What do you get when you mix history, myth, marketing, romance, and angst? Yes, indeed—Saint…
February 9, 2017
Can Any Good Thing Come Out of Nazareth

Can Any Good Thing Come Out of Nazareth?

The mosaics’ creators made these localized images to remind viewers that Jesus is “one of us”—which…
July 1, 2016

Dr. Charles C. Ryrie (1925-2016)

Dr. Charles Ryrie, best known for The Ryrie Study Bible (Moody), taught Systematic Theology at Dallas…
February 16, 2016

The Blood of the Martyrs Should Drive Us to Pray

Due to war and persecution, the number of the world’s displaced people has reached 60 million—half…
February 3, 2016

DTS and the NIV: 50 Years and Counting

"Their tradition of solid scholarship and fidelity to God’s word continues into the present. The CBT…
November 16, 2015
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