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June-July “Towers” raps about hip-hop, the covenants

Aaron Cline Hanbury — June 4, 2012

The June-July 2012 “Towers” is now on stands and online. It’s hard to miss the impact Christian hip-hop has on the current generation of (especially younger, Reformed) evangelicals. What began as a marginalized movement in the South now finds itself distributed by major music sellers – Christian and secular –…

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April “Towers” addresses the priority of distinctives, primacy of the gospel

Aaron Hanbury — April 9, 2012

The April 2012 “Towers” is now on stands and online. Remember the song from Sesame Street that goes something like, “One of these things is not like the other”? Well, that’s what this issue of “Towers” is about. Of the many different things that define a given church, one commitment…

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Southern Seminary publishes Winter 2012 magazine

Josh Hayes — December 6, 2011

The Winter 2012 Southern Seminary Magazine is now available online. Titled “Our Best to the Ends of the Earth,” the issue considers the church’s mandate to take the gospel to the farthest reaches of the globe, noting Southern Seminary’s high calling to equip the church’s best and brightest for worldwide…

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November “Towers” looks at the life and writing of C.S. Lewis

Aaron Cline Hanbury — November 7, 2011

The November issue of “Towers” is now on stands and online. When, last November, we asked members of Southern Seminary’s faculty, “Who are the authors or books that have shaped you?” C.S. Lewis’ name and writings were a consistent refrain. And it makes sense. From children’s stories to adult fiction,…

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June 27 Towers: SBC, SBTS focus on reaching the nations for Christ; biblical manhood amid the rubble; Piper addresses SBC pastors; Wilder talks about Transformission

Josh Hayes — June 29, 2011

The June 27 “Towers” is available online. The issue provides coverage from the 2011 Southern Baptist Convention in Phoenix, Ariz. Coverage includes SBTS President R. Albert Mohler Jr.’s presentation at the seminary’s annual luncheon in which he discusses changes and development at Southern from recent months (page 7). Also SBC-related…

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May 23 Towers: In memory of Chip Stam; Moore and Kassian at TGC; SBTS loses student, Boling; two profs talk new books

Aaron Cline Hanbury — May 31, 2011

The May 23 “Towers” is now online. The bulk of this issue celebrates the life and ministry of the late SBTS professor Charles “Chip” Stam. Current faculty members and alumni reflect back on Stam’s legacy. The issue also includes reports from The Gospel Coalition national meeting breakout sessions from Russell D….

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Feb. 21 Towers: fire-fading marriages; confessing the sins of a seminarian; and Getty answers “Three Questions”

Aaron Cline Hanbury — February 21, 2011

The Feb. 21 “Towers” is now available around campus and online. As the cover’s pink candy heart, ironically etched with the words “not enuf,” suggests, this issue’s feature content attempts to expound on the only solid grounding of relationships: Christ. Here is the PDF from the SBTS Resources page. This…

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Mohler takes on theistic evolution in latest Southern Seminary Magazine

Josh Hayes — January 11, 2011

Near the close of the year, Gospel Coalition blogger Collin Hansen published his article, “My Top Ten Theology and Church Stories from 2010.” At nine, he places the BioLogos controversy concerning the evangelical debate about evolutionary theory. Hansen notes that the controversy ensued last spring when a notable evangelical Old…

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Southern Seminary releases Winter 2011 Magazine

Josh Hayes — January 5, 2011

The Winter 2011 Southern Seminary Magazine is now available. With content taking on the doctrine of creation, the publication carries the theme of ex nihilo (Latin, “out of nothing”) to draw attention to one of the most fundamental and distinctive tenets of the Christian worldview – that God the sovereign…

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Nov. 8 Towers: SBTS profs talk favorite authors and books; Schreiner discusses new book on biblical law; and fall preview breaks record

Josh Hayes — November 9, 2010

The Nov. 8 “Towers” covers authors and books. More importantly, the issue covers Southern Seminary faculty members discussing their favorite and most influential authors and books. Professors from the School of Theology, the Billy Graham School of Missions and Evangelism, the School of Church Ministries and Boyce College offer comments…

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