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TRUSTEES: SWBTS scholarships to aid African AmericansFORT WORTH, Texas (BP) -- Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary's trustees affirmed the creation of 20 new scholarships for African American students during their April 10-11 meeting in Fort Worth, Texas.
Trustees also accepted an invitation to move the seminary's Havard campus in Houston to a more strategic location and approved an overall budget of $35,947,605 for the 2018-2019 fiscal year. Read More
FROM THE SEMINARIES: Russell Moore at SBTS; text-driven preaching conference at SWBTS
In today's From the Seminaries: ERLC's Russell Moore, at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, speaks of Christian 'loneliness, weakness'; Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary text-driven preaching conference: 8 plenary, 30 breakout sessions. Read More
FROM THE SEMINARIES: Juan Sanchez, at SBTS, notes God's faithfulness; SWBTS staffer & Kenyan believer connect in half-marathon
In today's From the Seminaries: Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Juan Sanchez, at SBTS, underscores God's faithfulness
By Andrew J.W. Smith
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) -- Christians can be confident in God's purposes for their lives because He has demonstrated His covenant faithfulness to His people, Juan ... Read More
Conservative Resurgence archives to be housed at new SWBTS centerFORT WORTH, Texas (BP) -- It has been more than 40 years since the Southern Baptist Convention's "Conservative Resurgence" took root, embracing biblical authority and distancing its entities and seminaries from what had been called a growing presence of liberal ideology.
The libraries and archives of Adrian Rogers, the first SBC president of that era, and James C. Hefley Jr., the primary journalist of that movement, will be preserved as part of the new Baptist Heritage Library at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, along with the collections of Jerry Vines and Paige Patterson. Read More
FROM THE SEMINARIES: Convocation at SWBTS; new SBTS communications VPPatterson, at convocation: 'what a time' for ministry preparation
FORT WORTH, Texas (BP) -- Students beginning a new semester of study should "put on the armor of light," President Paige Patterson told Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary students and faculty during the spring 2018 convocation.
Leo Day, dean of the school of church music, lent his voice to a rousing welcome, followed by Patterson's message, launching the seminary's 110th spring semester ... Read More
Patterson to SWBTS grads: Minus God, you'll failFORT WORTH, Texas (BP) -- Another graduating class from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary's Fort Worth and Houston campuses was commissioned to "preach the Word" and "reach the world" during the seminary's fall commencement service, Dec. 15.
In his commencement address to the 245 college, master's and doctoral graduates, President Paige Patterson charged each individual entering the ministry to be devout in his walk with God. Read More
SWBTS cuts staff due to health care, utility costsFORT WORTH, Texas (BP) -- Escalating health care costs, increased expenses for utilities and other higher education costs have prompted personnel cuts at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas.
Initial adjustments to operations were not sufficient to stay within the $36.8 million 2017-2018 fiscal year budget set by the seminary's trustees last spring, according to a Nov. 7 news release by Charles Patrick Jr., vice president for strategic initiatives and communications. Read More
Reformation insights highlighted by seminary profsNASHVILLE (BP) -- As the world commemorates the Protestant Reformation's 500th anniversary, Southern Baptist Convention seminary professors have highlighted what they say are among the most important Reformation insights for followers of Jesus today.
'Great theological truths'
Malcolm Yarnell of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary said "the great theological truths of the Reformation" can be summarized under three main headings: sola scriptura (a Latin phrase meaning "by Scripture alone"), "justification by grace through faith" and "the priesthood of all believers." Read More
TRUSTEES: SWBTS community dedicates building, exhibitsFORT WORTH, Texas (BP) -- Dedication of the new Mathena Hall at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary -- with its Martyrs' Walk and Lottie Moon exhibit -- highlighted three days of trustee sessions at the Fort Worth, Texas, campus.
Trustees and the seminary community gathered Oct. 18 for the ribbon-cutting ceremonies.
During the trustees' Oct. 16-18 sessions, Travis Trawick was elected vice president for institutional advancement and four professors were elevated to new faculty ranks. Read More
FROM THE SEMINARIES: SBTS to strengthen apologetics focus; SWBTS family leads teen to faith in Christ
In today's From the Seminaries: Southern Baptist Theological Seminary to strengthen apologetics focus; Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary family leads teen to faith in Christ.
SBTS to strengthen apologetics focus
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) -- Southern Baptist Theological Seminary has created a single master of divinity degree in apologetics in its Billy Graham School of Missions, Evangelism and Ministry, consolidating two current apologetics programs. Read More