By Norm Miller on Friday, November 9, 2018

PINEVILLE, La. (BP) -- Students at Louisiana College who plan to attend New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary will soon be able to apply college credits in theological studies to a seminary degree thanks to a memorandum of understanding between the two Southern Baptist schools. NOBTS President Chuck Kelley and LC President...

By Gary D. Myers on Monday, November 5, 2018

NEW ORLEANS -- To achieve true racial reconciliation in the church, Gospel proclamation must remain the central theme, John M. Perkins said in a daylong visit to New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. As Christians band together around the Gospel’s reconciliation between God and man, Perkins said racial reconciliation should come naturally,...

By Gary D. Myers on Monday, November 5, 2018

NEW ORLEANS -- New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary’s 11-member presidential search committee held its first meeting Nov. 1. The committee spent the day on the NOBTS campus in focused prayer and began developing a profile of the type candidate they are seeking to lead the seminary. The group unanimously elected Frank...

By Gary D. Myers on Tuesday, October 2, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary President Charles S. (Chuck) Kelley Jr., announced his plan to retire at the end of the current academic year during Founders’ Day chapel Oct. 2. Kelley will continue to lead the seminary through July 31, 2019. Click here to view Dr. Kelley's Founders'...

By Gary D. Myers on Thursday, September 13, 2018

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary will conclude its year-long centennial celebration with two worship events Oct. 2 and the dedication of a state historical marker Oct. 3. The festivities begin Oct. 2 with the Founders’ Day Chapel Service led by Dr. Chuck Kelley, NOBTS president. The service, which begins at 11...

By Gary D. Myers on Wednesday, August 15, 2018

PHOTO ABOVE: Noah and Tarin Madden are master's students at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Noah recently completed the Equip L-1 and L-2 Residency at Lakeshore Church in New Orleans. For Southern Baptist seminary students, classroom studies and local church ministry go hand-in-hand. The “hands-on” experience of the local church...

By Marilyn Stewart on Tuesday, August 14, 2018

The Dakota Badlands, a barren stretch of land once described as “a place with a long list of secrets,” doesn’t typically receive top billing as a destination vacation. But for Chuck Kelley, president of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and his wife, Rhonda, their trek across North and South Dakota this...

By Marilyn Stewart on Saturday, June 30, 2018

The hole in the wall was big enough for three grown men to crawl through, but it opened into a place they didn’t belong. Used syringes littered the floor, evidence of what went on there in the dark. “What are we doing here?” wondered Kyle Pieri, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary...