Barbara Deaton

Instructor in English, Missions, & Christian Education


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(606) 693-5000, ext. 215

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Barbara Deaton worked with World Gospel Mission for seven years serving in Egypt, North Africa. After working at Bethany Christian Mission for ten years, she came to Kentucky Mountain Bible College to serve as a professor.

“People who cannot distinguish between good and bad language, or who regard the distinction as unimportant, are unlikely to think carefully about anything else.” – B.B. Myers

“For so the Lord has commanded us, saying, “‘I have made you a light for the Gentiles, that you may bring salvation to the ends of the earth.” (Acts 13:47)

  • 1994-present: Instructor at Kentucky Mountain Bible College, Jackson, KY
  • 1984-1994: Bethany Christian Mission Center, Bethany, KY
  • 1976-1981: World Gospel Mission, Marion, IN


  • Graduate Work in English, 1999-2001 – Morehead State University, Morehead, KY
  • Master of Arts in Religion, 1976 – Asbury Theological Seminary, Wilmore, KY
  • Bachelor of Arts, 1974 – Asbury College, Wilmore, KY
  • 1972 – Kentucky Mountain Bible Institute, now Kentucky Mountain Bible College

Academic Awards, Certifications, Credentials, and Experience

  • World Gospel Missionary in Egypt, North Africa for seven years
  • Had two articles published in Evangelical Dictionary of Christian Education
  • Had one article published in Vista
  • KMBC Faculty Member of the Year 2018-2019