About Us - Our Continuing and Collaborative Ministries

The Mission for Biblical Literacy continues its efforts to "Stamp Out Biblical Illiteracy" while also offering "Hands On" Biblical Servant-Leadership through International Mission Project: MBL is currrently serving in Russia, Armenia, and Haiti.

Strategic Partnership

Since its inception, MBL has been in partnership with the Christian College of Georgia, a Disciples of Christ Specialized Institution of Higher Education. Both ministries place a high priority on Biblical Literacy. And both maintain a high priority on Bible/Ministerial Education AND Mission. 

Primary Contact

The Reverend Bob Harris, Ph.D., serves as President of the Mission for Biblical Literacy (Bob is also President of  Christian College of Georgia...the Disciples College). Bob may be reached at 770-815-9078 or  DrRobertLHarris@gmail.com 

Mission for Biblical Literacy Board of Directors

  • The Rev. John M. Novikoff,  Sr. President Emeritus - Savannah, GA
  • Mr. Dean McAdoo, Board Chairman - Whitehouse Station, NJ
  • The Rev. Dr. Robert Harris, President - Athens, GA
  • The Rev. Dr. James Caton - Ada, OK
  • Mr. Nathan Bistis - Savannah, GA
  • Mrs. Helen Chilton - Atlanta, GA
  • Mr. Lawrence Lehr - Savannah, GA
  • Ms.Sally Haas - Atlanta, GA - Project Coordinator: Haiti
  • Ms. Galina Obrovets - Moscow, Russion - Center for Biblical Literacy
  • Ms. Anna Nerkararyan - Erevan, Armenia - Center Affiliate
  • Jocelyn Harris - Athens, GA - Chief Operating Officer


Disciples College Board of Trustees

Christian College of Georgia Leadership

Board of Trustees

  • Toni Kemp, M.Div., Ed.D. - Past-Chairperson– Atlanta, Georgia
  • Clifton “Buddy” Ray, MBA – Decatur, Georgia
  • James Shelton, M.Div., Chairperson – Lawrenceville, Georgia
  • Lawrence Steinmetz, M.Div., D.D., Secretary - Marietta, Georgia
  • Charles Marshall, M.Div., D.D. - Vice-Chairperson, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Jocelyn Harris - Athens, Georgia
  • Kris Jensen, M.A. - Lawrenceville, Georgia
  • Lainie Jenkins, M.A. - Statesboro, Georgia
  • Vincine Brown, M.Div.,MBA - Atlanta, Georgia
  • Diane Bales, Ph.D. - Athens, Georgia
  • Carol Hanson - Snellville, Georgia
  • Robert Harris, Ph. D., CNC - President, Christian College of Georgia - Athens, Georgia
  • The Rev. Denise Bell, Regional Minister, Christian Church in Georgia, ex officio