Former Trustee Bettie Jean Hamlin Paulk Passes Away at Age 86
Former Lexington Theological Seminary Trustee Bettie Jean Hamlin Paulk, 86, formerly of West Point, Miss., died Feb. 20 in Dayton, Tenn. From the Florence, Ala., Times-Daily: Bettie Jean was the daughter of Rodney and Adele Hamlin. After graduating salutatorian of her high school class in 1949, she married the love of her life, Fred Paulk. Much of her life was spent in search of a great bridge game and in service of her church. Bettie Jean was known as “Mama Bet” to a generation of... Read More
Seminary a ‘Vital Part of the Ecosystem of the Christian Church,’ Schade Says
The. Rev. William Gafkjen, Bishop of the Indiana-Kentucky Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA); Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean and Professor of Hebrew Bible Richard D. Weis; Assistant Professor of Preaching and Worship Leah Schade; and LTS President Charisse L. Gillett. Schade Installed as Assistant Professor of Preaching and Worship at LTS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Dr. Charisse Gillett, (859) 252-0361 Lexington, Ky. (Feb. 20,... Read More
Show some love! It’s ‘I Heart LTS’ Month!
We’ve officially declared February 2017 the third annual I Heart LTS month. I Heart LTS is a social media driven campaign designed to spread the LTS love – and raise contributions to the Ministerial Education Fund. We love to see how alumni and friends from across the nation participate, with profile pictures, posts, tweets and photos of from folks declaring their love of and support for the Seminary. We’re ready to do it again! And we need YOUR help! During the month of... Read More