What Will Your Legacy Be?
My grandmother, most every time I saw her, smelled of two things: the dirt from her plants or garden, and the flour from whatever she was making in the kitchen. Grandma was always tending something — a begonia, an angel food cake whipped up from scratch for company, whatever sewing project she was presently involved in – always, she was tending. Fixing. Making. Creating. One of the things she made like no one else was fried chicken. It was a simple recipe: chicken soaked in salt water... Read More
LTS Invites Alumni to Audit Classes With No Application Fee
Lexington Theological Seminary is introducing a new way for alumni to connect with ongoing, relevant ministry resources by waiving the application fee for alumni who wish to audit courses. An upcoming class may be a timely opportunity for alumni to enroll; this February, Dr. Christy Newton, adjunct professor of social ethics, will lead the course, "Black Lives Matter: Issues of Race and Ethics for Church Leaders." Alumni will only pay the $60 per credit hour tuition for... Read More
LTS Remembers Dr. Watkins
We celebrate the life of Dr. Harold R. "Hal" Watkins, former director of field education at Lexington Theological Seminary in the 1996-97 and 1998-99 academic years and interim president of LTS for the 2001-02 academic year. Services for Dr. Watkins will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 16, at Geist Christian Church, 8550 Mud Creek Road, Indianapolis. Visitation will be at the church from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 15. Messages of care may be sent to his wife, Evelyn, and adult... Read More
2015-2016 LTS Webinar Series
Deacon's Workshop Date: November 21, 2015 Where: Online Time: 1:30 - 3:30pm EST Presenter: Rev. James Trader NOTE: Webinar URL will be emailed out the day before the webinar What does it mean to be a Deacon? How can an energized Diaconate promote congregational vitality? Drawing upon the history of the Diaconate in the Christian Church (DOC) and the New Testament descriptions of the characteristics and duties of Deacons, we will seek to understand some of the historical AND present-day... Read More