FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – Despite the icy weather that came to north Texas, Southwestern students, faculty, and others outside the Southwestern community came to see the seminary’s Keyboards at Christmas concert Dec. 5.
FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – With Christmas fast-approaching, many people are going into debt. Brandon and Alicia Kiesling, on the other hand, are celebrating being out of it. Over the last three years, the couple paid off $32,000 of debt.
FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – Leaders in higher education discussed growing challenges and obstacles faced by Christian universities and seminaries related to the topic of biblical inerrancy during a Nov. 19 panel discussion at the annual meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society in Baltimore, Md.
FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – Having won only one game in three years, the Thomas Jefferson Patriots needed hope.
Luis Lama, a Southwestern alumnus who now serves as associate minister of Prestonwood En Español, spent 10 weeks this season as this Dallas high school football team’s chaplain. For the first nine chapel services, Lama went through the book of John to teach the team about Jesus in the context of athletics and what a real man looks like.
FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – The administration at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary expressed their condolences and prayerful support over the death of Ronnie Smith, a former seminary student who was killed by unidentified gunmen as he jogged outside his home in Benghazi, Libya, Dec. 5. Smith, 33, was a student at Southwestern in 2007.
FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – During the tumultuous period of the 1980s and 1990s within the Southern Baptist Convention, theological conservatives and moderates clashed over the topic of biblical inerrancy. At the forefront of this struggle on the side of the conservatives was Paige Patterson, then president of the Criswell College in Dallas.
FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – Former Arkansas Governor and presidential candidate Mike Huckabee spoke to a crowded banquet room at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Nov. 4, asking them to invest in the future of America by supporting the College at Southwestern’s Legacy Scholarship.
FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary President Paige Patterson referred to the home as God’s “first and most important institution” during the opening session of a women’s conference on campus Oct. 25–26.
FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – A chapel service at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary turned into a family affair, Oct. 24, as Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar, along with 18 of their 19 children, spread across the stage in MacGorman Chapel to share Scripture, play instruments and sing hymns.
FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – Churches can join Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in promoting spiritual awakening across the United States by hosting revival preachers as part of the seminary’s Revive this Nation program, March 9-12, 2014. Revive this Nation is open to churches in all 50 states, and Southwestern aims to send preachers to every state.
NAIROBI, Kenya – On Saturday, Sept. 21, terrorists attacked Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, killing at least 72 and injuring more than 200 others. The attack began shortly after Chris Suel, a Southwestern missiology student, his wife Jamie, and their five children arrived at the mall to purchase a suit for the oldest son, Gavin. Due to the mall’s distance from their house, the family usually shops elsewhere, but because of its many clothing stores, they decided to make an exception. They will never be the same because of it.