Dr. Antipas Harris
For the second year, Dr. Antipas Harris and his lovely wife Micah came to Hampton Roads Photography for promotional portraits. Dr. Harris is an Associate Professor of Practical Ministry at Regent University, Director of the Youth and Urban Renewal Center and an Ordained Elder, A House of the Living God, Church of Jesus Christ.
Dr. Harris is a practical theologian who is interested in the intersection of Church and society. His research includes theology of pastoral ministry, social holiness, preaching, urban ministry, cultural worship and spirituality, and personal empowerment. He is interested in interactive ministry teaching and learning through mentoring and coaching.
Dr. Harris also is an internationally known preacher, teacher and speaker. He is frequently invited to speak at churches, conferences, seminars and academic forums. Harris serves on several committees and boards, including the steering committee for Norfolk’s Resilient Cities Initiative. He is a member of the Virginia Beach Public Schools Discipline Taskforce. He is a board member at Hampton Roads Committee of 200+ Men, Inc. and a board member at Mid-Atlantic Teen Challenge.
Dr. Harris has been granted several outstanding awards and achievements. Among them, he has been named to LaGrange College’s Wall of Outstanding Alumni. In 2011, he was named among Inside Business’ Top 40 under 40 of Hampton Roads. In 2012, he was named in the International Top 100 Magazine for his excellence in religious and community leadership. Dr. Harris also received the Regent University 2013 Faculty Award for Excellence in Service.