By Marilyn Stewart on Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Engaging cities for the Gospel was the focus of the one-day event "The Gospel and the City" at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary Oct. 24. Jamie Dew, NOBTS and Leavell College president, pointed to the importance of engaging cities even when they seem overwhelming or outside believers' "comfort zones." "The cities are...

By Marilyn Stewart on Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Kids have talent, too, and Lailey Akin and Katie Gill—both ten years old—decided to use their talent to raise money for missions. “Campus Kids Got Talent” was the result as the girls rallied the children of the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary to put on a talent show, Oct. 5, to...

By Marilyn Stewart on Tuesday, October 15, 2019

If you’re looking for Dr. Charles A. Ray on campus, you better be sure to say which one you mean. Charles A. Ray III, assistant professor of New Testament and Greek, joined the faculty this year shadowing his father—Dr. Charles A. Ray Jr., distinguished professor of New Testament and Greek—by 28...

By Marilyn Stewart on Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Empowering and inspiring evangelism is the focus of a new book by New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary faculty published in honor of Chuck Kelley, president emeritus, on his retirement. The recently released “Engage: Tools for Contemporary Evangelism,” lays out a biblical foundation for evangelism with tips for engaging the culture and...

By Gary D. Myers on Thursday, October 10, 2019

Trustees of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College affirmed new president Jamie Dew's vision for the institution by approving a new mission statement during their fall meeting Oct. 9. The newly approved mission statement reads, "New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College prepare servants to walk with Christ,...

By Marilyn Stewart on Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Servanthood must be the mark of the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College family, NOBTS President Jamie Dew said during the school's annual Founders' Day chapel, Oct 1. Dew noted that from the start of his presidency his vision has been that the seminary family will be a people...

By Gary D. Myers on Tuesday, September 17, 2019

NEW ORLEANS -- New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (NOBTS) and Louisiana College (LC) recently signed an articulation agreement designed to help God-called men and women save time and money as they prepare for ministry. The agreement, signed by NOBTS president Jamie Dew and LC president Rick Brewer, paves the way for...

By Gary D. Myers on Monday, September 16, 2019

TEL HADID, Israel – Nestled between accounts of Israel’s defeat at the hands of the Assyrian army and the rise of Hezekiah’s kingship in Judea, the importance of 2 Kings 17:24-40 can be easy to overlook. The verses speak of the people groups the Assyrians sent to Israel after the fall...