SBC DIGEST: Alabama Baptists cancel annual meeting; Spurgeon College fields volleyball team; Churches offer custom masks
Alabama joins the nearly 20 state conventions adapting or not holding an annual meeting in 2020. The volleyball era at Spurgeon College got off to a rousing start Sept. 1. Several New Mexico Baptist churches are offering custom face masks in an effort to abide by the state’s mask mandate.
The 2020 fall semester is a precious gift from God, Mohler tells SBTS students; MBTS holds convocation in new normal.
FROM THE SEMINARIES: MBTS Spanish Studies Department grows; SWBTS appoints seven new faculty members
Midwestern Seminary’s Spanish Studies Department grows, reorganizes staff; Southwestern Seminary appoints seven administrative staff to faculty.
FROM THE SEMINARIES: SEBTS to nominate Whitfield provost; MBTS disburses CARES Act funds; NOBTS archaeology recognized
Whitfield to be nominated SEBTS provost; MBTS disburses CARES Act funds; Despite canceled season, NOBTS excavation recognized.
FROM THE SEMINARIES: SEBTS women’s livestream, alumni livestream; Spurgeon College ‘gap year’ alternative
SEBTS women's livestream focuses on practicing theology amid brokenness; SEBTS celebrates God's faithfulness in Alumni & Friends Livestream; Spurgeon College's Fusion offers alternative for 'gap year.'
Midwestern Seminary, Spurgeon College announce fall reopening plan; Baise, Flatt to serve as co-directors of Augustine Honors Collegium at Boyce College.
Barry McCarty to join Truett McConnell University faculty; Patrick Schreiner to join Midwestern Seminary faculty.
Midwestern Seminary offers pastors recorded sermon resources during pandemic; Myers at SWBTS: Musical beauty 'contains a summons' to glorify God.
NASHVILLE (BP) -- Southern Baptist seminaries have stepped up to provide students support both financially and personally during the COVID-19 pandemic. Much of the aid seminaries have been able to offer students can be credited to the Cooperative Program's (CP) positive impact on operating budgets. Jason Allen, president of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (MBTS), said CP is essential to the mission of MBTS in ways far greater than simply being a revenue source.
FROM THE SEMINARIES: Chang hired as MBTS Spurgeon Library curator; SEBTS offers modified biblical studies Ph.D.
Midwestern Seminary hires Geoff Chang as Spurgeon Library curator; Southeastern now offering modified residency option for Ph.D. in biblical studies.