Southern Seminary trustees elect new faculty, celebrate historic enrollment

James A. Smith Sr. — April 22, 2015

Trustees of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary elected two new faculty members and received President R. Albert Mohler Jr.’s report summarizing historic student enrollment metrics during the board’s April 20-21 meeting. In the harmonious meeting held on the seminary’s Louisville, Kentucky, campus, trustees unanimously approved all recommendations. Elected to the…

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Southern Seminary online learning staff honored

Paul Baity — April 21, 2015

The Online Learning Consortium, one of the most prestigious online learning organizations in higher education, recently recognized The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary’s online learning department for its innovation in language learning. “The Global Campus at Southern Seminary provides training for God-called ministers around the world that is educationally equivalent to…

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TGC 2015: Southern Seminary panel discusses eschatology and pastoral ministry

S. Craig Sanders — April 21, 2015

A biblical view of eschatology shapes faithful ministry in the present, said panelists during an April 14 event hosted by The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary at The Gospel Coalition National Conference, held April 13-15 in Orlando. “In my lifetime, eschatology has gone from an argument to a debate to a…

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Mohler notes 5 keys to Christian leadership at TGC Spanish Pre-Conference

S. Craig Sanders — April 21, 2015

Calling, covenant, courage, conviction, and character are the marks of Christian leadership in the 21st century, said R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, in an April 13 message at the first ever Spanish pre-conference for The Gospel Coalition National Conference in Orlando. “As we follow…

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Marriage rooted in creation, says Mohler during televised forum

Andrew J.W. Smith — April 17, 2015

The institution of marriage does not come from human or social invention but God’s creation order, said R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary during a televised forum on marriage on Cincinnati’s WCPO, April 15. The forum, “The Changing Face of Marriage,” was co-sponsored by Cincinnati’s…

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Mohler to participate in ‘The Changing Face of Marriage’ forum in Cincinnati

James A. Smith Sr. — April 15, 2015

R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, is scheduled to appear tonight on “The Changing Face of Marriage” forum on Cincinnati’s WCPO-TV. The forum, co-hosted by Cincinnati’s WCPO 9 On Your Side and Decode DC, will be streamed live beginning at 7 p.m. (EST): www.wcpo.com/marriage.

Reissig encourages women to rediscover God’s good design for womanhood

RuthAnne Irvin — April 13, 2015

Women bear the image of their creator, and are equal with men in value, worth, and purpose, according to author Courtney Reissig in a March 27 event at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. “We are [God’s] story to a watching world. It also means that you, as a woman, were…

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Southern Seminary student wins $34K on ‘Jeopardy!’

Charissa Crotts — April 2, 2015

Years of watching “Jeopardy!” and playing trivia games paid off for Jacqueline Hawkins, a student at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, when she won $34,101 over two days on the popular game show, which aired March 25-26. “From being a lifelong ‘Jeopardy!’ fan, I always wanted to be on the…

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Daniel Slavich seeks cross-cultural reconciliation in South Florida

Paul Baity — March 31, 2015

When a church is ethnically diverse, it is a preview of the throne room of heaven where every nation and language will be together worshiping the Lamb (Rev 7:9), according to Southern Seminary alumnus Daniel Slavich. “God’s purpose in the gospel is the redemption of a multiethnic church,” Slavich said….

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‘Crush compulsion toward self-exaltation,’ says KBC leader Woods at Southern Seminary

Mackenzie Miller — March 31, 2015

Kentucky Baptist leader Curtis Woods urged Christians to learn “the hard work of heart work” in a message on Psalm 131 at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, March 26. “Psalm 131 is tailored to teach us how to crush our compulsion toward self-exaltation,” said Woods, associate executive director for convention…

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