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You are invited to an open house for students, alumni, and friends of Truett Seminary. Join us on August 5th for a time of connecting and reconnecting in Austin.
Renowned preacher and Truett Seminary professor, Joel Gregory gave his first sermon at age 16 - in June 1964. Fifty years later, he's still at it.
Steven Porter, lecturer of Missions and World Christianity at Truett, has been named Global Missions Coordinator for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.
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.
The Journey of Modern Theology was published this month with InterVarsity Press.
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.
Dr. Geoffrey WainwrightThe 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.
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