Dr. Thomas S. Kidd, associate professor of history in the College of Arts and Sciences at Baylor University, presented his lecture "Patrick Henry, Thomas Jefferson and the Contest for Religious Liberty in Revolutionary Virginia" at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 29, in the Paul W. Powell Chapel of George W. Truett Theological Seminary on the Baylor campus.
The lecture is a part of The W. C. Dobbs Endowed Lectureship in Applied Christianity series, which was established in 1995 by Dr. W. C. Dobbs, retired professor of Christian ethics at Mobile College of Mobile, Ala.
Women may be gaining ground in the business world, but the role of women ministers in the church is an ongoing topic of interest for an upcoming conference at Baylor.
George W. Truett Theological Seminary is hosting the sixth annual Women in Ministry conference sponsored by the Baptist General Convention of Texas from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday to discuss issues related to this question.
Ten years ago this week, more than 1,000 guests attended the official dedication of George W. Truett Seminary's new Baugh-Reynolds Campus. The new facility brought pastoral education back to the main Baylor campus for the first time since 1910, when Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (which began as Baylor Theological Seminary) left Waco for Fort Worth. …
At its February meeting, the Baylor University Board of Regents approved a new master's degree program, the Master of Arts in Christian ministry at George W. Truett Theological Seminary to assist primarily second-career students as they pursue church ministry.
The 2012 Winter Pastors' School is not just for pastors, but for all those with an interest in the Bible. The Kyle Lake Center for Effective Preaching at George W. Truett Theological Seminary will present its annual Winter Pastors' School this week. The first session will be held at 7 p.m. today in the Paul Powell Chapel at Truett, and sessions will continue through noon Saturday. The annual event is the center's main conference during the spring semester and will include five sessions with worship and Bible study. Singer/songwriter Kyle Matthews will lead worship for each session.