Dr. Richard Mayhue

Research Professor of Theology Emeritus
The Master's Seminary

B.S., Ohio State University
M.Div., Th.M., Th.D., Grace Theological Seminary



Prior to enrolling in seminary, Dr. Mayhue served with the United States Navy from 1966 to 1971, including a tour of duty in Vietnam.  After seminary he ministered from 1975 to 1977 as an assistant pastor at Grace Brethren Church in Columbus, Ohio, where he also served as director of the Worthington Bible Institute.

From 1977 to 1980, Dr. Mayhue taught in the areas of New Testament and Pastoral Ministries at Grace Theological Seminary in Winona Lake, Indiana, where he also enjoyed an active weekend Bible conference ministry.  From 1980 to 1984, he was a member of the pastoral staff at Grace Community Church where he served as an associate to Dr. MacArthur in a teaching ministry and as director for the well-known Shepherds' Conference.  From 1984 to 1989, he pastored the historic Grace Brethren Church of Long Beach, California.

Dr. Mayhue joined the faculty of The Master's Seminary in 1989 and was appointed as Dean of the Seminary (1990 to 2014). From 2000 to 2008, Dr. Mayhue also served as Provost at The Master's College. He retired in 2016.

Dr. Mayhue has authored, contributed to, and/or edited more than 30 books, including Biblical Doctrine, How To Study The Bible, Seeking God, Unmasking Satan, The Healing Promise, What Would Jesus Say About Your Church?, Practicing Proverbs, Bible Bootcamp, Christ's Prophetic Plans, and 1&2 Thessalonians, plus numerous periodical and journal articles.  He is active in Bible conference ministries and speaks in many churches and seminaries around the world.

Dick has been married to his gracious wife, "B", for over 51 years, and they have two children plus two grandsons. Dick enjoys gardening, model railroading (N scale), stamp collecting (USA), and grandfathering.  He also enjoys speaking at various churches and conferences.  If you are interested in Dr. Mayhue's personal testimony, you can listen to it on the messages page.

If you would like to have Dick speak at your church, conference, or retreat, please contact him.