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Trustees and donors gather for biannual meeting, celebrate 25th anniversary of The College

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) donors and trustees gathered together to celebrate the 25th anniversary of The College at Southeastern (The College) during their biannual meetings Oct. 13-15. Keep Reading

Southeastern Classic celebrates record-breaking year of giving

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) celebrated another record-breaking year of fundraising, sponsorship and participation at this year’s 13th annual Southeastern Classic Golf Tournament. The event was hosted at The Country Club at Wakefield Plantation in Raleigh, North Carolina on September 23, 2019. Keep Reading

Amy Whitfield appointed to serve as EC’s associate VP for convention communications

Amy Whitfield, current director of marketing and communications at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS), has been appointed to serve the Executive Committee (EC) as its associate vice president for convention communications starting Oct. 16. Keep Reading

SEBTS dedicates George Braswell Library in honor of couple’s Great Commission legacy

On September 12, 2019, the George Braswell Missions and World Religions Library was dedicated in honor of the George Braswell, Emeritus Professor of Missions and World Religion at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS). Keep Reading

Southeastern remembers Mr. Eugene

Eugene Smith, Sr., affectionately known around Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) as “Mr. Eugene,” passed away August 11, 2019 at the age of 92. Smith was a beloved SEBTS facilities employee for nearly 40 years and was known for his humble and hardworking work ethic. Keep Reading

Larry Lyon joins NOBTS as vice president of enrollment

On June 19, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (NOBTS) announced that Larry Lyon has been appointed to serve as vice president of enrollment, a position that was recently approved by NOBTS trustees June 4. Keep Reading

Ronjour Locke appointed as director of Center for Preaching and Pastoral Leadership

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is excited to announce that Ronjour Locke has been appointed as director of the Center for Preaching and Pastoral Leadership, following Scott Pace’s transition to dean of The College at Southeastern. Keep Reading

Jamie Dew elected as president of NOBTS

On June 5, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (NOBTS) elected James K. “Jamie” Dew Jr. as its new president, a role which he will begin effective immediately. Keep Reading

Southeastern remembers M.O. Owens

Milum Oswell “M.O.” Owens Jr., longtime donor and friend of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) passed away in his Gastonia home on Monday, May 20. He was 105. Keep Reading

Southeastern remembers alumna Gena Wilson

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) and The College at Southeastern mourn the passing of alumna Gena Wilson, who died May 13 in her Bedford, South Carolina home at age 51. Keep Reading

North Carolina church donates to Persian Leadership Initiative

In a generous effort to advance Great Commission work across the world, First Baptist Church Cherryville donated $45,000 to the Persian Leadership Initiative, an extension of the Global Theological Initiative (GTI) at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS). Keep Reading

SEBTS conference addresses realities of adopting across cultures and races

Understanding the proper motivation and implications for adopting cross-culturally and trans-racially encapsulated the Adopted Conference April 6. Keep Reading

Introducing Dr. Patrick Rollins to SEBTS Faculty

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is pleased to announce new faculty member Dr. Patrick Rollins. Dr. Rollins will be teaching... Keep Reading

Southeastern remembers Bailey Smith for his evangelistic legacy

On January 14, 2019, beloved evangelist, pastor and former Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) president, Bailey Smith, died from pancreatic cancer at 79. Keep Reading

Southeastern Classic celebrates record-breaking year in fundraising

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) celebrated a record-breaking year of fundraising, sponsorship and participation at this year’s 12th annual Southeastern Classic Golf Tournament, hosted at TPC Wakefield Plantation in Raleigh, North Carolina on Oct. 8. Keep Reading

Southeastern remembers first African-American professor, Logan Carson

On Nov. 3, Logan Carson, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS)’s first full-time African-American professor, passed away at the age of 86. Keep Reading

Fall 2018 Board of Trustees and Southeastern Society

The announcement of a record enrollment increase dominated much of the conversation during the bi-annual Board of Trustees (BOT) Southeastern Society (SES) meetings at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS). With the approval of the Master of Arts in Student Ministry Southeastern is poised to continue fulfilling its call to equip students to serve the church and fulfill the Great Commission. Keep Reading

Military Community Focus Week spotlights chaplaincy ministry and church planting efforts

With approximately 105 military community students, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is making strides in its efforts to engage its military students and bring awareness to ministry opportunities within the military community. Keep Reading

Akin and Greear challenge alumni and friends to remain humble before the Lord

A call for repentance and a challenge to rely humbly on the Lord remained a central theme of this year’s Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) Alumni and Friends Luncheon. Keep Reading

Baptist21 panelists discuss how to have a diverse, yet unified SBC culture

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) participated in its ninth consecutive Baptist21 Luncheon in conjunction with the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) annual meeting on June 11. Keep Reading

Tony Merida to dedicate full attention to pastorate

On Sunday, June 4, Tony Merida announced that he would be stepping away from his faculty role at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS), effective December 2017. Keep Reading

Evolution, Genetics and the Historical Adam

The L. Russ Bush Center for Faith and Culture at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) hosted the Evolution, Genetics and Historical Adam Conference on Friday, April 7. Keep Reading

Southeastern unveils the Kingdom Diversity Missions Initiative

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Southeastern remembers Dr. Michael Travers

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Southeastern begins new Persian leadership program

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is creating a new program aimed at providing Persian church leaders with theological education in their own language. Through its Global Theological Initiatives, SEBTS plans to offer fully credited theological training for Persian students at many levels. Keep Reading

Alumni association now offers ability to audit courses

The Southeastern Alumni Association welcomes new opportunity to provide graduate-level academic resources for members. Keep Reading