Truett graduate and executive director of Preemptive Love Coalition, Jeremy Courtney works to provide lifesaving heart surgeries for Iraqi children in pursuit of peace between communities at odds.
Austin Fischer (Truett alumnus and Teaching Pastor at the Vista Community Church in Temple, TX) has recently released his new book, Young, Restless, No Longer Reformed: Black Holes, Love, and a Journey In and Out of Calvinism.
Truett Seminary will host the BGCT Women in Ministry Conference on March 4th, 2014. Suzii Paynter, Executive Coordinator for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, will be the plenary speaker.
Truett Theological Seminary has received a grant as part of Indianapolis-based Lilly Endowment Inc.'s Theological School Initiative to improve the economic well-being of future ministers
The Journey of Modern Theology was published this month with InterVarsity Press.
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The Truett Seminary Austin Extension Campus will open in January 2014. To learn more information about how you can take classes at the Extension Campus, contact Truett's Student Services Office.
The Parchman Endowed Lectures bring world-renowned theologians to the Baylor campus. All events are free and open to the public.
The new Office of Church Services seeks to connect Baptist churches, mission organizations, and non-profits searching for staff with Baptist ministers, students, and alumni seeking places to serve.
Truett Seminary's extension campus in Austin offers a limited number of courses to students in Austin, San Antonio, and the surrounding areas. Classes begin January 2014.
The Master of Divinity/Master of Business Administration program prepares students for numerous ministerial contexts, including congregations, religious non-profits, religiously affiliated organizations, and church agencies.
The Ultimate Training Camp is a high intensity sports practicum for college & pro athletes. We tackle the issue of how to integrate faith and sport on the field of competition.
"Theology and Sociology" - Does sociology challenge theology in the way that other modern sciences have? Is there a "Christian sociology?"
The Parchman Endowed Lectures welcomes Dr. Geoffrey Wainwright, the Robert Earl Cushman Professor Emeritus of Christian Theology at Duke Divinity School on October 9th and 10th. The title of his lecture series is: "Faith, Hope and Love: The Ecumenical Trio of Virtues."
The echoing voice of Rev. Vashti McKenzie reverberated through the regular Tuesday chapel service for Truett Seminary students at the Paul Powell Chapel.
McKenzie is the first woman to hold the position of bishop in the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Her initial election to the 18th Episcopal District in 2000, which McKenzie called "breaking the stained glass barrier," was the culmination of a long history of women pastors in the church. McKenzie has since been elected to preside over the 13th Episcopal District and she currently serves as the bishop of the 10th district of the church, which consists of the entire state of Texas.
WACO, Texas (Aug. 28, 2012) -- Hypocrisy among Christians isn't what bothers most of the unchurched, but rather "bloody denominational struggles and church fighting in-house'' -- a marked contrast to Jesus' "undogmatic openness," said David Garland, Ph.D., dean of Baylor University's George W. Truett Theological Seminary during its fall convocation.
WACO, Texas (Aug. 22, 2012) -- The Right Rev. Vashti McKenzie -- a former journalist and broadcaster who broke the "stained-glass ceiling" when she was elected the first female bishop in the African Methodist Episcopal Church's 200-year history - will speak on Tuesday, Aug. 28, at George W. Truett Theological Seminary at Baylor University.
Dr. Craig Barnes, the Robert Meneilly Professor of Pastoral Ministry at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary will be our featured presenter at the Fall Preaching Convocation & Workshop, September 24-25, 2012.
WACO, Texas (Aug. 10, 2012)- As summer nears an end, nearly 500 Baylor students will receive their diplomas during Baylor University's annual summer commencement at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at the Ferrell Center. Baylor's George W. Truett Theological Seminary will hold its commencement ceremony for 32 graduates at 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at the seminary's Powell Chapel.
WACO, Texas (May 10, 2012) - Baylor University's George W. Truett Theological Seminary will confer degrees upon 50 graduates and present special awards during the seminary's commencement ceremony at 6 p.m. Friday, May 11, at the First Baptist Church, Waco, 500 Webster Ave.