Wednesday, 25 February 2015 12:22

Todd Still named Truett Seminary dean

The announcement ends a national search for the school affiliated with Baylor University.

Published in People

A series of Lilly Foundation grants and several large-scale evangelistic events demonstrate the continued importance and effectiveness of preaching. But being relevant without catering to the culture is a challenge.

Published in Culture
Thursday, 12 December 2013 14:59

Lilly grants address ministers’ finances

A Lilly Endowment program addresses the growing problem of student debt, which makes it harder for ministers to accept modest-paying church jobs after they graduate from seminary.

Published in Organizations
Monday, 11 November 2013 11:19

Debating doctorates in a missional world

Post-modern church author and speaker Brian McLaren says doctorates and other advanced degrees will have a place in missional and other church movements, while others doubt that Millennials and many young Christians will care their pastor has a Ph.D. 

Published in Theology

The ever-growing use of communication technology has implications for churches, according to speakers at a conference titled "iFaith? The Church in the Digital Age."

Published in Media and Arts
Friday, 12 April 2013 11:10

Pastors get tips on burying the dead

Effective pastoral ministry when a death occurs requires ministers to confront their own anxieties about dying, a former hospital chaplain told a conference at Truett Seminary.

Published in Organizations