By Marilyn Stewart on Tuesday, May 22, 2018

As the world watched the royal wedding festivities at Great Britain's Windsor Castle May 19, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary graduate candidates waited patiently inside Leavell Chapel to receive their diplomas. Chuck Kelley, NOBTS president, reminded the chapel audience that while a media frenzy that morning surrounded Prince Harry and his...

By Gary D. Myers on Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Leavell College of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary marked two milestones during its commencement May 18: surpassing 5,000 graduates during 25 years as a four-year institution. "We are preparing students so that they are first and foremost grounded in their biblical understanding," Thomas Strong III, dean of Leavell College, said in...

By Marilyn Stewart on Monday, April 30, 2018

PENSACOLA, Fla. -- Apologetics training for church members charted a new path recently with the first-ever New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary DEFEND on the Road. Held in conjunction with the NOBTS Centennial Celebration, the April 13-14 event at Olive Baptist Church, Pensacola, Fla., was a shortened version of NOBTS’ week-long DEFEND,...

By Gary D. Myers on Monday, April 16, 2018

Trustees Spring 2018 By Gary D. Myers NEW ORLEANS – New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary announced a multi-ethnic initiative designed to diversify the seminary community and a tuition cap plan for main campus and mentoring student during the spring trustee meeting April 12. Trustees approved a $23.4 million dollar budget, four new...

By Gary D. Myers on Friday, April 13, 2018

Answering God’s call requires absolute trust – an “all-in” faith that seems daring or even risky to the outside world. One hundred years ago, bold obedience resulted in the creation of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Walking across the campus today, one could easily downplay the improbable nature of the school’s...

By Staff on Monday, April 9, 2018

Nurse practitioners and nurse practitioner advocates, recipients of the prestigious American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) 2018 State Award for Excellence, will be honored at an awards ceremony and reception held during the AANP 2018 National Conference June 26-July 1, 2018, in Denver, CO. Dr. Mari Wirfs of NOBTS...

By Staff on Monday, March 26, 2018

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary has an exciting option for students who want to participate in a mission and evangelism trip this summer - Crossover Dallas, June 4-10, 2018. Click Here to watch the North American Mission Board video about Crossover Dallas 2018. NOBTS is teaming up with NAMB, Harvest America...

By Marilyn Stewart on Monday, March 26, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (BP) -- At home or on the job, women committed to discipleship and transformed by Christ can change the world, speakers said at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary's "Discipling women into the future" conference. Rhonda Kelley, wife of NOBTS President Chuck Kelley, said the March 15-16 sessions aimed to...