Sharon High School - Sharon, Tennessee graduated 1935
Bethel College - McKenzie, Tennessee B.A. 1939
Cumberland Presbyterian Theological Seminary - McKenzie, Tennessee B.D. 1942
McCormick Theological Seminary - Chicago, Illinois Th.M. 1945
Union Theological Seminary - Richmond, Virginia Th.D. 1955
Good Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Dukedom, Tennessee [Hopewell Presbytery] 1937-1938
Mt. Vernon Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Ramer, Tennessee [Madison Presbytery] 1938-1941
Whiteville Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Whiteville, Tennessee [Madison Presbytery] 1939
Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Kossuth, Mississippi [Madison Presbytery] 1940-1941
Kenton Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Kenton, Tennessee [Obion Presbytery] 1941-1943
Campbell Park Presbytery Church - Chicago, Illinois 1943-1945
Sharon Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Sharon, Tennessee [Hopewell Presbytery] 1948
Martin Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Martin, Tennessee [Hopewell Presbytery] 1949
Kenton Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Kenton, Tennessee [Obion Presbytery] 1949-1961
Dresden Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Dresden, Tennessee [Hopewell Presbytery] 1961-1964
Professor of Homiletics and Christian Education - Memphis Theological
Moderator of the 121st General Assembly 1951
Member on the General Assembly's Board of Publication and Christian Education 1946-1954
Delegate to World Presbyterian Alliance 1959
Member of the General Assembly's Committee on Book of Common Worship 1960
Member of the General Assembly's Board of Christian Education 1962-1971
Member of the General Assembly's Committee on the Ministry 1962-1968
Member of the General Assembly's Permanent Committee on Theological Studies 1976-1979
Member of the General Assembly's Committee to Revise the Confession of Faith 1977-1983
Moderator - West Tennessee Synod 1962-1963
Moderator - Hopewell Presbytery
"A Survey of Historical Material in the Cumberland Presbyterian Vault at Bethel College." B. Div. thesis, Cumberland Presbyterian Theological Seminary, 1939.
Handbook for Committees on the Ministry. Memphis, Tennessee: Frontier Press, 1964.
Personal Religious Disciplines. Grand Rapids: W. B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., 1966.
"Why Am I a Christian?" The Cumberland Presbyterian (January 11, 1940): 3.
"The Crisis Broken." The Cumberland Presbyterian 115 (April 22, 1943): 8-9.
"The Minister's Study: Aids in Sermon Preparation." The Theological Medium 1 (March 1949): 5-6.
"The Functional Values of Common Worship." The Theological Medium 1 (November 1949): 1-4.
"Guiding Principles for an Effective Program of Evangelism." The Cumberland Seminarian 3 (Fall 1955): 1-4.
"Corporate Worship." The Cumberland Seminarian 8 (Spring 1961): 1-5.
"The Small Church: Some Problems and Assets." The Cumberland Seminarian 9 (Winter 1961): 1-6.
"Preaching With Authority: 'Who Says?'" The Cumberland Seminarian 20 (Fall and Winter 1981-82); 3-14.
"Preaching With Judgment: 'You Think So?'" The Cumberland Seminarian 20 (Fall and Winter 1981-83): 15-25.
"Relevance: 'So What?'" The Cumberland Seminarian 20 (Fall and Winter 1981-82): 26-36.
"With Credibility: Why Me?" The Cumberland Seminarian 20 (Fall and Winter 1981-82: 37-47.