Pastoral Letter: A Word of Lamentation for Charlottesville, Virginia
We'd like to share a letter written Aug. 14 by the Rev. April Johnson, Minister of Reconciliation for the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Rev. Johnson will lead a Lexington Theological Seminary webinar on reconciliation in May. "Words fail when I attempt to describe the despair that engulfed me upon the learning of the tragedy of violence and murder in Charlottesville, Virginia this weekend. Labels such as domestic terrorism, religious extremism, racism and bigotry, all which are... Read More
LTS Family Rallies to Surpass Fund Goal
The Lexington Theological Seminary community donated $480,875 to the Ministerial Education Fund for the fiscal year ending July 31, surpassing the $468,000 goal by $12,875. "We are so grateful to the entire Seminary family," said LTS President Charisse L. Gillett. "Every gift makes a difference and makes it possible for our students to receive the solid practical and theological foundation that prepares them to meet the needs of today's Church." The final $33,875 came in the last five... Read More
For times such as these, you gave!
We are still counting our most recent blessings - the gifts our Lexington Theological Seminary family so generously bestowed upon us as we wrapped up the fiscal year July 31st. Gifts postmarked by that date will be added to the total as well, but we are hopeful that these gifts will bring us to our Ministerial Education Fund goal! Thank you for the many ways you support ministry education - not only financially, but through prayer and encouragement of our students, faculty and staff.... Read More