Rev. Jim Nelson

Instructor in Math & Science

Dean of Students

International Student Coordinator

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(606) 693-5000, ext. 180

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Biography

Jim and his wife Caty moved to Kentucky Mountain Bible College in 1994.

“Talking to men for God is a great thing, but talking to God for men is greater still.” – E.M. Bounds

Now this is the confidence that we have in Him, that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. And if we know that He hears us, whatever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we have asked of Him.” (1 John 5:14-15)

  • 1966-1968: United States Army; Vietnam Veteran; Honorably Discharged
  • 1996-Present: Professor at Kentucky Mountain Bible College, Jackson, KY
  • 2004-2012: Mathematics Teacher at Mount Carmel High School, Jackson, KY
  • 1995-2002: Men’s Dorm Supervisor at Kentucky Mountain Bible College, Jackson, KY
  • 1997-2010: Dean of Men at Kentucky Mountain Bible College
  • 2010-Present: Dean of Students at Kentucky Mountain Bible College

Education

  • Master of Science in Agricultural and Applied Economics, 1992 – Virginia Polytechnic and State University, Blacksburg, VA
  • Bachelor of Science in Agricultural and Applied Economics, 1988 – Virginia Polytechnic and State University, Blacksburg, VA

Academic Awards, Certifications, Credentials, and Experience

  • Currently holds ordination in the Kentucky Mountain Holiness Association, Vancleve, KY
  • Prison Ministry, 2000-present
  • Active involvement in Homeless, Hospital, Nursing Home, and Tract Evangelism Ministries
  • Former Research and Teaching Assistant at Virginia Tech
  • KMBC Faculty Member of the Year 2011-2012