Virtual 5K Happening Soon!

LTS is Everywhere! Virtual Race Series September 16-19, 2017 Location: Anywhere - It's a virtual race! Events: Kids mile (12 years and under) 5K Run/Walk (all ages) Pricing: Kids mile $20 +$2.50 sign up fee Early bird 5K registration (July 13-August 6) $30 + $3 sign up fee T-shirt included with registration Grab your congregation, friends, family, neighbors, furry pet and join Lexington Theological Seminary for our 1st annual LTS is Everywhere Virtual Race... Read More

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

D.Min. Program and Lay & Continuing Education Director Sought

Lexington Theological Seminary invites applications for the position of Director of the Doctor of Ministry program and Director of the Lay and Continuing Education programs. The Director of the D.Min. Program and Lay and Continuing Education position provides leadership for Lexington Seminary’s D.Min. program and non-credentialed programming in lay and continuing education (currently the Creating Vital Congregations webinar series and the Lay School of Theology). This is a half-time... 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

Ministerial Education Fund Close to Goal

Just $15,000 to go to meet the Ministry Education Fund goal of $468,000 by July 31! With your generous support, two-thirds of our students -- including all Disciples and UCC students under care with their region or conference -- receive scholarships, along with our ecumenical students. Thank you for your gifts and for supporting ministry education, now and in the future. Our students - and the congregations they serve - thank... Read More

LTS Virtual 5K

LTS is Everywhere! Virtual Race Series September 16-19, 2017 Location: Anywhere - It's a virtual race! Events: Kids mile (12 years and under) 5K Run/Walk (all ages) Pricing: Kids mile $20 +$2.50 sign up fee Early bird 5K registration (July 13-August 6) $30 + $3 sign up fee T-shirt included with registration Grab your congregation, friends, family, neighbors, furry pet and join Lexington Theological Seminary for our 1st annual LTS is Everywhere Virtual Race... Read More

Highlights from the 151st Commencement Activities

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Lexington Theological Seminary’s 151st Commencement is June 16

Christian Church in Kentucky General Minister Greg Alexander to Keynote Lexington Theological Seminary will honor ministry degree candidates and also recognize special members of the Seminary community at the institution’s 151st commencement ceremony Friday, June 16. Commencement begins at 10 a.m. at Crestwood Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 1882 Bellefonte Dr. in Lexington, with a reception to follow. The Rev. Greg Alexander, General Minister of the Christian Church in... Read More

Martell Named Vice President and Dean of Lexington Theological Seminary

Lexington, Ky. (May 30, 2017) – The Rev. Dr. Loida I. Martell, former professor of constructive theology at Palmer Theological Seminary of Eastern University in Pennsylvania and an ordained minister in the American Baptist Churches USA, has been named the next Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean at Lexington Theological Seminary. She will begin her work and ministry at LTS Aug. 1. “Dr. Martell brings a wealth of experience as a scholar and pastor, and I believe she will be a... Read More