By Laura Harwood, Rebekah Rice, and Marilyn Stewart on Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Here are three stories written by wives of NOBTS faculty members that tell of God's faithfulness despite difficult circumstances this year involving their children. In each case, they share reasons to be thankful. EMERGENCY! By Laura Harwood, wife of Dr. Adam Harwood We were right in the middle of the...

By Marilyn Stewart on Thursday, November 10, 2022

Jeff Iorg, Gateway Baptist Theological Seminary president, called on ministry leaders to “shine brightly” in today’s dark world when he spoke in chapel at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College, Nov. 8. Jamie Dew, NOBTS president, welcomed Iorg to the podium calling him “one of the most strategic thinkers...

By Joseph Duke on Monday, November 7, 2022

U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy visited with President Jamie Dew and other seminary administrators at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College, Oct. 31. “We are incredibly grateful that Sen. Cassidy took the time to come to our campus, meet us, and see who we are,” Dew said. “It is...

By Marilyn Stewart on Friday, October 28, 2022

“Let’s roll up our sleeves,” Jamie Dew, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College president, said in calling on believers to join the work of crisis pregnancy centers. Dew’s comment came during a chapel program Oct. 27 highlighting how the church can help women in unexpected pregnancies. Guests included Ben...

By Marilyn Stewart on Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Bart Barber, SBC president, praised deacons in his chapel message at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College, Oct. 20, but quipped first that his sermon could have been filled with jokes or complaints. When it comes to deacons, Southern Baptists have supplied plenty of both, Barber said. ...

By Marilyn Stewart on Friday, October 21, 2022

Everything “dark” a man could do, Robert Hyde had done. For Paul Will, life had become “permanently empty.” The downward spiral into violent crime that eventually landed Will and Hyde in prison at the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola, Louisiana had once seemed unstoppable, much less redeemable. “But … Jesus,” Will explained....

By Marilyn Stewart on Thursday, October 20, 2022

Jeanine Cannon Bozeman, a beloved New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary professor whose life and teaching impacted the lives of countless students preparing for ministry, passed away Oct. 18 at the age of 93. “Dr. Bozeman was one of the seminary’s favorite teachers,” said Norris Grubbs, provost. “Everywhere I go, students talk...

By Marilyn Stewart on Friday, October 21, 2022

When NOBTS evangelism professor Jeff Farmer discovered he could stay in the homes of other bike-enthusiasts during his 16,400 mile “motorcycle sabbatical,” it was an opportunity he couldn’t pass up. Farmer booked his stays through a website where bikers and bike enthusiasts open their homes to traveling bikers. Farmer’s first experience...