Announcements

on Monday, February 18, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Global Missions Day, March 12, with Dr. Gordon Fort

Global Missions Day is right around the corner! Join us Tuesday, March 12th to learn more about Global Missions and how you can be involved. Dr. Gordon Fort of the International Mission Board will be speaking in chapel. In addition there will be IMB representatives on campus all day as well as an IMB display in the HSC. If you have questions about serving in long or short-term missions, visit the IMB consultants located at the display table in the HSC.

IMB Representative on campus, March 12-14

Alex Thompson, the IMB Consultant who works with NOBTS students interested in serving overseas with the IMB, will be on campus March 12-14. If you would like to schedule a meeting with him, please email him at athompson@imb.org and include the times you could potentially be available to meet.

Ministry Opportunity for Spanish Speakers

Volunteers who can speak Spanish are needed to minister to hospital patients whose heart language is Spanish. The ministry involves caring for others and showing God's love. Only a call to love those of the Spanish ministry is required. To learn more, text Philip Peavey at 504.401.7425 or call 504. 702.3077; or email at philip.peavey@lcmchealth.org or ppeavey@bcm.org

May 2019 Graduation Application Deadline

The deadline to apply to graduate in May 2019 is February 15. To register or for information, contact the registrar's office or visit http://www.nobts.edu/registrar/Graduation.html

Visit Israel in November, Ap Deadline March 31

Visit Israel with the NOBTS Pilgrimage to Israel tour group Nov. 21-30, 2019.  The nonrefundable $500 minimum deposit per person applies toward the total tour cost of $1895 for currently enrolled full-time NOBTS students. For non-students, the cost is $3995. The deposit is due March 31, 2019.

Fpr students, the $500 nonrefundable deposit is required to guarantee a place on the tour. The second payment of $500 is due April 1; third payment of $500 is due June 1. The final payment of $395 is due Aug. 1.

For registration and information, click here.

Bolivia, Fall Break 2019

A team of six from NOBTS served in Santa Cruz, Bolivia over Fall Break through a mission trip sponsored by the Providence Cultural Institute. Team members provided pastors' training at a small village and at a local Baptist seminary. Those interested in serving in Bolivia in October 2019 may contact info@providenceculturalinstitute.com

Pray, Set, Geaux - SAVE THE DATE, April 4

Providence Cultural Institute invites those who are interested in mission opportunities for NOBTS students to Pray, Set, Geaux, 5:30-6:30 p.m., in the PLC Conference Room (Second floor of Lifesongs building).  See dates below. Testimonies and reports from recent trips will be presented and information about upcoming trips will be highlighted. 
SAVE THE DATE for the following events: 
April 4, 2019:    Spring Break reports and Potluck

WOMEN’S EVENTS

NOBTS Women! 

Heartbeat Movie Night!

Today, Feb. 18 is Heartbeat Movie Night! All women staff and wives of staff are invited to meet at the HSC parking lot at 5:30pm to enjoy dinner and a movie. Please let Vanee Daure know if you plan to attend.

NOBTS Women’s Fellowship Lunch!!

This Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 12pm in the Creole Room, all women students and student wives are invited to join us for lunch! Carolyn Fountain, women’s ministry coordinator for NOBA, will be sharing about ministry opportunities through the New Orleans Baptist Association. Come enjoy a great time of fellowship and learning about ministry opportunities in our city!

Women’s Ministry Courses

Ladies, need an extra elective? Sign up for one of our Women’s Ministry Courses being offered this semester! Check out this workshop option available for Spring 2019:

•             Spring Break Workshop (March 18-22) – Women’s Work in the Local Church

– taught by Dr. Rhonda Kelley and Chris Adams

Brown Bag Bible Study!

The Brown Bag Bible Study meets weekly at noon in the Balcony Room at the Cafeteria. We are studying: The Power of Knowing God. You are welcome to join in at any point! Contact Dr. Emily at nobtswomen@nobts.edu to let her know if you can come so she can have extra study guides available. All campus women (students, staff, and wives) are welcome!

Have you found us online?

Check us out on Instagram @nobtswomen or Facebook, NOBTS Student Wives Fellowship and NOBTS QUEST. Join soon to keep up with what’s going on! Event updates are posted periodically to help get the word out! For an archive of the women’s programs blog, click HERE.

Emergency Text Messaging Service

Sign up for the NOBTS Emergency Text Messaging Service today. Click HERE. Choose one or all of the groups to receive texts related to emergency situations that affect our NOBTS campuses and families. Main New Orleans Campus, New Orleans Campus Residents, Louisiana & Mississippi Extension Centers; Florida Extension Centers; and Georgia & Alabama Extension

John T. Christian Library Information

Operating Hours for the Academic Year:

Monday-Thursday    7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Saturday   10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Sunday CLOSED

Facilities

NOBTS Facilities is where you go for all building and maintenance issues. For safety tips, a link to submit work orders, and the latest info on campus projects, follow us on Facebook :  www.facebook.com/NOBTSFacilities Here you'll also find helpful how-to videos.

Need Technical Assistance? Contact ITC Today

Email Selfserve@nobts.edu for technical questions/support requests with the Selfserve.nobts.edu site (Access to online registration, financial account, online transcript, etc.).

Email BlackboardHelpDesk@nobts.edu for technical questions/support requests with the NOBTS Blackboard Learning Management System NOBTS.Blackboard.com.

Email ITCSupport@nobts.edu for general technical questions/support requests; or visit www.NOBTS.edu/itc/ for general NOBTS technical help information; or call 504.816.8180 for assistance.

SWAP Shop Hours

The SWAP Shop (Surplus With A Purpose) provides an economical means by which the seminary community may exchange or secure quality clothing or small household items for personal use. Contributions of new and gently-used clothes, furniture, books, household goods, gifts and toys are welcome. The SWAP Shop is a volunteer organization open five days a week, with hours based on the availability of volunteers.

The SWAP Shop is open Monday, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.; Tuesday, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.; Wednesday, optional; Thursday, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, as volunteers are available.

Join the NOBTS Swap Shop Facebook page at Facebook.com/NOBTS SWAP shop. Times are listed and closures will be announced there. The Swap Shop is always looking for volunteers to open and help clean. For more information, call Rhonda Smith at 504.481.3656.