Announcements

on Monday, August 19, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Apologetics Pizza Party, Aug. 27

Come hear about the apologetics program at a free pizza party, Tuesday, Aug. 27, 6-8:30 p.m. The event will be held in the Creole Room of the cafeteria. For information, contact Marisa Elias at stewartsec@nobts.edu

New Opportunity for Chaplain Residency training

Come be a part of an exciting residency program and help begin an expanded, dynamic hospital ministry for patients and staff. The newly accredited ACPR program offers the opportunity to learn and serve.

Here are the details for the 2019-2020 program:

• Seven stipend positions available: $29,000 with full benefits

• Residency year: Monday, September 16, 2019, through Friday, September, 2020.

• Requirements: Theological degree or equivalent, Ordination or Commission to

function, Ecclesiastical endorsement; One completed unit preferred.

• $1,000 tuition fee applies (payroll deduction available)

HOW TO APPLY

You must apply both to the job posting of Chaplain Resident and to the CPE Program to be considered. You must meet both the selection criteria for CPE as well as successfully complete the interview, selection, and hire screening process.

To apply, visit www.umcno.org/careers and search for "Chaplain Resident."

For the CPE application, visit www.acpe.edu/ACPE/resources/Forms.aspx.

For more information, call 504.702.4806. 

In conjunction with University Medical Center, New Orleans, LCMC Health.

Accordance Bible Software – special NOBTS 50% discount available

Accordance Bible Software--the premier Bible study software of scholars worldwide--is now available in native format for Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS at a 50% discount for the seminary family. Accordance is well known for its ease of use, powerful search capabilities, and exceptional speed on all platforms. The NOBTS discount is good for the AB Blue or Green bundles, or Any Learner, or higher, collection.

A 25-percent discount is offered on the following add-on titles: BDAG, HALOT, BDAG/HALOT, Liddell & Scott, LEH, BHS apparatus, NA28 apparatus, 1960 Reina Valera with Strong’s, 1995 Reina Valera with Strong’s, Biblioteca Hispana modules, LBLA with notes, Nueva Version Int. , with notes.

To order or learn more, go to www.accordance.bible. Live Chat is available at the website. Email orders@accordancebible.com or call 407.339.5855.

Use coupon code APP-NOBapTSe18-9 at checkout.

Campus Coin Club Returns!

Campus Coin Club will meet on Monday, September 9 at 5:30 p.m. in the Resource Building. This month we will look at half dollars with " You Don’t Know the Half of It!" There are free door prizes for everyone who attends. Everyone who attends is eligible for a year-end drawing. See Dr. Harsch for more information. 

WOMEN’S EVENTS

NOBTS Women’s Fellowship

Calling all campus women! Join us Friday, August 23 at 7 p.m. in Carey Hall for a fun night of welcome and celebration! Expect yummy snacks and the opportunity to make new friends. Childcare is available by reservation at the Preschool Center (email childcare@nobts.edu). Reservations must be made by today, Monday, August 19th.

Ministry Wife Certificate Classes

Anybody like FREE things? Well, here’s something you don’t want to miss! Wives of current NOBTS students are encouraged to take part in the FREE Ministry Wife Certificate program with classes offered in on-campus, online, and workshop formats.

•             Beginning Monday, August 19, the online Ministry Wife class is What Baptists Believe, an 8-week course taught by Dr. Allyson Nance. You may register by contacting lcasstregistrar@nobts.edu with course name and your contact information.

•             On Tuesday, August 20 at 6:30 p.m., registration will be held for the on-campus class, The Minister’s Wife, to be taught by Dr. Emily Dean and Dr. Tara Dew. This 8-week class will be held weekly in HSC 293 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free childcare is available by reservation at the Preschool Center (email childcare@nobts.edu). Please note that, if you enroll in the on-campus class as a new student, you are required to submit your immunization records by Tuesday, August 27. Contact Gary in the Campus Clinic (x8596) for more info.

NOBTS Women’s Bible Study!

On Monday, September 9, all interested NOBTS Women are invited to the Cafeteria Balcony Room for our first gathering of this semester’s Women’s Bible Study. Typically, ladies either bring lunch from home or get a plate from the food line before joining around tables for encouraging conversation and study. This fall we’ll be studying the 40 min. Kay Arthur study, Living Like You Belong to God.  You don’t need a copy of the book for the first meeting … just come and hear more about it! Books will be available at the first meeting for $6. For more info, contact Dr. Emily at nobtswomen@nobts.edu.

Lemonade on the Lawn

All campus women are invited to a meet and greet with Tara Dew! Join us Tuesday, September 10 from 3:30-4:30pm in the NOBTS Quad for a casual time of fellowship to welcome our new President’s Wife! Feel free to stop by and say hi! Children are welcome to join too!

Have you found us online?

We are on Facebook and Instagram! On Instagram, look for @nobtswomen and Facebook, NOBTS Women’s Fellowship. Join soon to keep up with what’s going on! Event updates are posted periodically to help get the word out!

GENERAL INFORMATION 

Emergency Text Messaging Service

Sign up for the NOBTS Emergency Text Messaging Service today. Click HERE. Choose one or all of the groups to receive texts related to emergency situations that affect our NOBTS campuses and families. Main New Orleans Campus, New Orleans Campus Residents, Louisiana & Mississippi Extension Centers; Florida Extension Centers; and Georgia & Alabama Extension

John T. Christian Library Information

Operating Hours for the Academic Year:

Monday-Thursday    7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Saturday   10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Sunday CLOSED

Facilities

NOBTS Facilities is where you go for all building and maintenance issues. For safety tips, a link to submit work orders, and the latest info on campus projects, follow us on Facebook :  www.facebook.com/NOBTSFacilities Here you'll also find helpful how-to videos.

Need Technical Assistance? Contact ITC Today

Email Selfserve@nobts.edu for technical questions/support requests with the Selfserve.nobts.edu site (Access to online registration, financial account, online transcript, etc.).

Email BlackboardHelpDesk@nobts.edu for technical questions/support requests with the NOBTS Blackboard Learning Management System NOBTS.Blackboard.com.

Email ITCSupport@nobts.edu for general technical questions/support requests; or visit www.NOBTS.edu/itc/ for general NOBTS technical help information; or call 504.816.8180 for assistance.

SWAP Shop Hours

The SWAP Shop (Surplus With A Purpose) provides an economical means by which the seminary community may exchange or secure quality clothing or small household items for personal use. Contributions of new and gently-used clothes, furniture, books, household goods, gifts and toys are welcome. The SWAP Shop is a volunteer organization open five days a week, with hours based on the availability of volunteers.

Join the Facebook group NOBTS Marketplace to see current hours for the Swap shop. 

The Swap Shop is always looking for volunteers to open and help clean. For more information, call Rhonda Smith at 504.481.3656.