By Marilyn Stewart on Friday, August 5, 2022

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College recently announced an increase in the missionary scholarship for active International Mission Board personnel and returning International Service Corps (ISC) personnel and Journeyman missionaries to cover 75 percent of tuition and fee costs. Effective immediately, the scholarship increase applies to all undergraduate degree...

By Marilyn Stewart on Monday, July 25, 2022

The conference “Cree,” Spanish for “believe,” drew more than 500 Hispanic pastors, staff members and lay leaders to New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary July 15 and 16 in a first-ever gathering of its kind to encourage and equip Hispanic church leaders. Representatives from churches across Louisiana and Mississippi attended the two-day...

By Marilyn Stewart on Thursday, June 23, 2022

Jamie Dew, president of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College, expressed heart-felt love for the NOBTS family in his remarks at the seminary’s alumni luncheon, June 15 in Anaheim, and said he believed God’s hand is on the seminary. “I’m so overwhelmed with God’s grace,” Dew said. “I’m completely...

By Gary D. Myers on Tuesday, May 24, 2022

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College announced the appointment of Nathan Jernigan to the Leavell College faculty. Jernigan will begin his new role in June 2022. Jernigan, worship pastor at Northbrook Baptist Church in Cullman, Alabama, will join the Leavell College faculty as assistant professor of music and worship....

By Marilyn Stewart on Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Every student looks forward to graduation day, but for 21 women at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College, they had a special reason to celebrate. Together, the women made up the first graduating class of Thrive, the ministry wives certificate program that launched two years ago with a...

By Marilyn Stewart on Monday, May 16, 2022

Jamie Dew, president of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College, urged the May 2022 graduates to consider the question that would impact their lives and ministries as they step into a new chapter in life. “What is essential for you, now?” Dew asked. NOBTS conferred twenty-four doctoral degrees, including seven...

By Marilyn Stewart on Tuesday, May 10, 2022

The annual Celebration of Excellence service honored outstanding student performance and faculty achievement at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College, May 3, during the last chapel service of the spring semester. Jamie Dew, president, welcomed the seminary family gathered at Leavell Chapel by noting that while chapel typically focuses...

By Gary D. Myers on Monday, May 2, 2022

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary has selected Reggie Ogea to lead the work of the newly created Jim Henry Leadership Institute. The school also announced that the first Henry Institute event, the Prepare Here Conference, is scheduled for Oct. 14-15, 2022, in New Orleans. Jim Henry will be among the featured...