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  • TRUSTEES: IMB announces new mobilization VP

    by Julie McGowan, posted Thursday, August 25, 2016 (2 years ago)

    RICHMOND, Va. -- International Mission Board trustees approved the appointment of 27 new missionaries, welcomed 11 new board members, and announced a vice president of mobilization during their board meeting Aug. 23-24 near Richmond, Va.

    Trustees also welcomed a visit from Steve Gaines, president of the Southern Baptist Convention, who serves as an ex-officio member of the board in his SBC role. Gaines is pastor of Bellevue Baptist Church in Cordova, Tenn. Read More

  • TRUSTEES: Southeastern adds 4 new faculty

    by Harper McKay, posted Tuesday, April 26, 2016 (2 years ago)

    WAKE FOREST, N.C. (BP) -- Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary trustees elected four new faculty members during their April 18-19 spring meeting in addition to voting on curriculum revisions and approving the 2016-17 budget.

    Southeastern's newest faculty members are:

    -- Keith Whitfield, SEBTS vice president for academic ... Read More

  • TRUSTEES: SBTS trustees approve $48M budget, elect faculty

    by S. Craig Sanders, posted Wednesday, April 20, 2016 (2 years ago)

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    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) -- Trustees of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary unanimously approved all recommendations in the board's April 18 meeting, which included the election of two faculty members, the budget for the 2016-17 academic year, and a $14-million renovation plan for Fuller Hall.

    n what Southern Seminary is calling a "historic measure," trustees approved the recommendation of its Financial Board for the 2016-17 budget of $48 million, an increase of 9.9 percent over the previous year. Read More

  • New theology dean elected by Southwestern trustees

    by Alex Sibley, posted Friday, April 15, 2016 (2 years ago)

    FORT WORTH, Texas (BP) -- Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary's trustees elected a new dean of the school of theology and approved a new "text-driven" curriculum for the master of divinity degree during their April 13 spring meeting. Read More

  • TRUSTEES: IMB leaders honored, budget approved

    by Julie McGowan, posted Friday, November 06, 2015 (3 years ago)

    IMB Photo by Thomas Graham
    NEW ORLEANS (BP) -- International Mission Board trustees recognized four key leaders who represent IMB's global engagement with the Gospel and unanimously approved the organization's 2016 budget designed to enable IMB's mission to make disciples and multiply churches among unreached people and places. The business was conducted during trustees' quarterly business meeting Nov. 5-6. Read More

  • TRUSTEES: New School of Preaching approved at SWBTS

    by Alex Sibley, posted Tuesday, October 27, 2015 (3 years ago)

    FORT WORTH, Texas (BP) -- Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary's board of trustees approved the establishment of a School of Preaching; elected five new faculty members; received reports of a 10 percent enrollment increase for the fall semester; and conducted other business during their fall meeting, Oct. 19-21. Read More

  • TRUSTEES: NOBTS approves 5-year strategic plan

    by Gary D. Myers, posted Tuesday, October 20, 2015 (3 years ago)

    NEW ORLEANS (BP) -- New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary trustees approved a five-year strategic plan for the seminary and voted to establish a new extension center in Columbus, Ga., during their fall meeting. Seminary President Chuck Kelley also shared news of the record enrollment of 3,952 students.

    In his report to trustees, Kelley recounted the ways in which God provided for the seminary following Hurricane Katrina. In the 10 years after the storm ... Read More

  • TRUSTEES: God's hand on Golden Gate

    by Katherine Chute, posted Friday, October 16, 2015 (3 years ago)

    PHOENIX (BP) -- The board of trustees of Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, meeting Oct. 12-13 in Phoenix, expressed appreciation for the seminary's faculty, staff and students for their "efforts, endurance, prayers and amazing positive approach to the entire transition project." After adopting the resolution of appreciation, trustees erupted in spontaneous applause for the efforts of seminary personnel during the relocation effort. Read More

  • TRUSTEES: SBTS sees record student enrollment 

    by James A. Smith Sr., posted Wednesday, October 14, 2015 (3 years ago)

    SBTS photo by Emil Handke
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) -- Trustees of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary received a report of record student enrollment for the recently concluded 2014-2015 academic year and record fall enrollment for the current academic year during their Oct. 12-13 fall meeting.

    In other business, the Board of Trustees responded to a referral from the Southern Baptist Convention, designated a new ... Read More