Tyler to Join Seminary as Mentoring Program Coordinator

Lexington, Ky., Aug. 27, 2014 – Former Christian Church in Kentucky moderator Tanya J. Tyler joins Lexington Theological Seminary Sept. 1 as coordinator of the Mentoring Program. The Rev. Tyler was moderator of the Christian Church in Kentucky from 2008-2012. She has served on the Steering Committee for the Process of Discernment of Racism in North America for the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the United States and Canada, is a member of the Board of Directors for Chalice Press... Read More

Vol. XLV – Spring and Summer 2013

LTS Quarterly Copyright Page Table of Contents and Editors Note Practicing Egypt: Exodus and the Deceit of Imperial Sedentarist Metaphysics Emily Askew p.1-8 Forging a New Covenant Amid Institutional Collapse Richard Weis p. 9-15 An Hour of Study: Sermon Preparation as a Spiritual Practice Wes Allen p. 17-35 The Meanings of Baptism in Colossians Jerry Sumney p. 37-47 Book Reviews p.... Read More

Traditional, contemporary, or renewed?

“Traditional” or “contemporary” worship? How about “renewed” worship?   Lexington Theological Seminary’s webinar workshop series for church leaders continues Sept. 6 with “Renewing Worship” by Dr. O. Wesley Allen, LTS Professor of Homiletics and Worship.   Many churches focus solely on the issue of musical tastes or liturgical styles in relation to worship. In this webinar, Dr. Allen will offer a different model to shape congregational conversations about... Read More

Finding Rhythm

The Ministry Life Choices Initiative (MLCI) will assist those in years 1-5 of ministry with developing habits and practices for sustainable ministry. The relationship will span the first few years of theological education and the introductory years as a congregational minister. The MLCI is a ministry of the Pension Fund of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in partnership with Lexington Theological Seminary. The MLCI blog series, launched January 15, 2014, is designed to promote... Read More