Seminary in action

Looking back at 2012: Our students talk about the impact LTS is making in their... Read More

The Bulletin, Fall 2012, Vol. 48, No. 3

In this issue: A Call and an Answer Working Together LTS Family Rises to the Challenge A Living Legacy Newsbriefs Alumni/ae Notes Appreciation Gifts You may now flip through the pages of the Bulletin online... Read More

Seminary Saturdays

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Role of Theological Schools in Sustaining Ministry

Lexington, Ky., Sept. 27, 2012 – Seminaries can play an important role in ministry and sustaining ministers long after graduation. A conference of the Council on Theological Schools (CTS) focused on the role of such schools in the identification, recruitment and nurture of students to help ensure successful ministry for the long term.  Lexington Theological Seminary President Dr. Charisse L. Gillett and the Rev. Richard Spleth, Regional Minister of the Christian Church in Indiana,... Read More

Seminary family rises to the challenge

Lexington, Ky., Aug. 20, 2012 – The Lexington Theological Seminary community rose to the challenge, surpassing a $50,000 matching gift offer. A group of stewards and trustees said they would match qualifying gifts, up to $50,000, received by July 31, the end of the Seminary’s fiscal year. President Charisse L. Gillett announced today that members of the Seminary community contributed $69,284 to the Mission and Ministry Matching Gift Challenge. Combined with the matching offer, the total... Read More

Homecoming Online Reservation – June 2012

Friday - June 22, 2012 The fee covers Lunch and Dinner 1 Individual$25.00 USD 2 Individuals$50.00 USD 3 Individuals$75.00 USD 4 Individuals$100.00 USD 5 Individuals$125.00 USD Name of Attendee(s) _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Saturday - June 23, 2012 Options for Saturday Lunch @ Cane Ridge - 1 Ind.$10.00 USD Lunch @ Cane Ridge and Dinner for Dr. Wray's... Read More

Lexington Theological Seminary names new Nunnelly Professor

Lexington, Ky. (May 16, 2012) – The Rev. Dr. Barbara Blodgett joins the faculty of Lexington Theological Seminary as the new Donald and Lilllian Nunnelly Assistant Professor in Pastoral Leadership. “I am looking forward to joining the Lexington Theological Seminary community at this time in its history so full of promise,” Dr. Blodgett said. A Ph.D. graduate of Yale University, Department of Religious Studies, Ethics Program, Dr. Blodgett was most recently a lecturer in the SAGES... Read More

LTS celebrates 146th Commencement

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 11, 2012) – Recognized as a trailblazer in modern theological education, Lexington Theological Seminary paid tribute to its traditional roots today in the observance of the school’s 146th graduation service. A piper, as he has many times before, led the procession across the seminary lawn to the mellow tones of a bagpipe. Hymns were sung, prayers were offered. Words of thanks were given for those who have contributed to the life of the seminary and the well-being of... Read More

Homecoming 2012

Please join us for homecoming June 22 and 23, 2012. It will be great to see beloved, familiar faces from across the years! Interested in downloading the full program of activities for Homecoming 2012: Click Here You may register online here. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ NOTE: We have secured a block of rooms at the following hotels. Please indicate you are with Lexington Theological Seminary to... Read More

Noted preacher, author to speak at 146th graduation

LEXINGTON, KY, April 17, 2012 – The Rev. Dr. Frank A. Thomas, senior pastor of Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church in Memphis, Tenn., and author of multiple books including the upcoming American Dream 2.0: A Christian Way Out of the Great Recession, will deliver the keynote address at Lexington Theological Seminary’s 146th graduation service on Friday, May 11. Thomas holds a Ph.D. in Communications (Rhetoric) from the University of Memphis, Doctor of Ministry degrees from Chicago... Read More