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At the Office with Dr. Scott Pace

Some know Scott Pace as a compelling preacher, a caring professor and, most notably, the Dean of The College at Southeastern. Keep Reading

At the Office with Dr. Chuck Lawless

Dr. Lawless doesn’t just teach about prayer; he models it for his students. Keep Reading

Nine Things to Do When You Move to Wake Forest

Wake Forest provides the charm of a small, quiet town while also offering nearby amenities for your everyday needs. Keep Reading

Southeastern Announces New Project with John Templeton Foundation

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is proud to have begun a major, three-year project in the arena of theological anthropology called “Being Human: Theology and Praxis,” funded by the John Templeton Foundation. Keep Reading

At the Office with Ronjour Locke

Ronjour Locke has seen pastoral ministry from many different angles. He and his wife, Annie, have ministered to those living in the bustling city of Baltimore. Keep Reading

At the Office with Dr. Stephen Eccher

For Stephen Eccher, Associate Professor of Church History and Reformation Studies, picking his favorite Reformer is like picking his favorite child (or Star Wars character, for that matter). Keep Reading

Southeastern Women's Breakfast Highlights Great Commission Stories

Celebrating Great Commission stories and the faithfulness of the Lord in the lives of women was the theme of this year’s sixth annual Southeastern Women’s Breakfast, hosted by Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) on June 16. Keep Reading

SEBTS Continues to Fulfill the Mission, Akin Reports to Messengers

During his presidential report to Southern Baptist messengers and guests June 16, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) President Danny Akin celebrated the many avenues by which students are training to fulfill the mission around the world. Keep Reading

SEBTS Celebrates Great Commission Pioneers and Announces New Endowment

The Alumni Luncheon of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) was filled to capacity on the last day of the SBC annual meeting June 16. Keep Reading

Women Gather at SBC to Celebrate Theological Scholarship

Over 30 women gathered together in a spirit of gratitude and enthusiasm for how the Lord is bringing women together through scholarship across Southern Baptist seminaries. Keep Reading

At the Office with Dr. Keith Whitfield

Keith Whitfield’s office is filled with symbols of the journey that has brought him to Southeastern and the lessons he’s learned along the way. Keep Reading

SEBTS Celebrates Award-Winning Year for Marketing and Communications Office

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary’s (SEBTS) Marketing and Communications team received a record number of awards in the areas of design, photography, and magazine publication.  Keep Reading

Equipped for Lifelong Mission

A Graduate Q&A Keep Reading

Every Vocation a Great Commission Vocation

SEBTS hosts inaugural Faith at Work event Keep Reading

Southeastern celebrates 2021 spring graduates

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) celebrated 376 graduates this spring at three in-person graduation ceremonies. Keep Reading

SEBTS Celebrates seven longstanding professors

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) seeks to bring in the best and brightest faculty to train students to serve the Church and fulfill the Great Commission. Keep Reading

Graduation Spotlight: Brogan Gaskill

Declare his glory among the nations, his wondrous works among all peoples. (Ps. 96:3) Keep Reading

Dr. Bryce Hantla joins Southeastern faculty and administration

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is pleased to announce that Bryce Hantla will be joining the college faculty and administration, beginning August 1, 2021. Keep Reading

President Akin Addresses Critical Race Theory

On Wednesday, April 28, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) hosted a Q&A with President Danny Akin in Binkley Chapel on a wide range of topics, including allegations of Southeastern’s alignment with Critical Race Theory (CRT) and Intersectionality. Keep Reading

Southeastern introducing new teacher education licensure track

The College at Southeastern is seeking to provide an opportunity for students to be equipped to minister to others through teaching at a time when there is a severe shortage of licensed teachers in North Carolina and many parts of the nation. Keep Reading

Southeastern introducing 5-year, BA-to-MA Counseling Degree

The College at Southeastern and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary are excited announce that students will now have a way to receive their bachelor’s and master’s degrees in counseling in just five years. Keep Reading

Finishing the Mission: SES members gather to celebrate impact of giving

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) welcomed Southeastern Society members to campus for a two-day meeting April 8-9. Keep Reading

Board of Trustees convene for spring meeting

During the April 12-13 meeting, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) Board of Trustees approved several items that will enhance and strengthen the academic and communal experience of students. Keep Reading

Dr. George Braswell releases new book on engaging world religions

Dr. George Braswell knows what it means to be on mission. Keep Reading

Southeastern Symposium Celebrates Scholarship Around the World

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) hosted its second consecutive year of the Southeastern Symposium, celebrating scholarship among its accomplished faculty, alumni and students on March 18-19. Keep Reading

ThM program now offering fully-online format

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is seeking to make theological education more accessible to church leaders around the world by introducing an online format for the ThM program. Keep Reading

Adams Lectures emphasize preaching with faith and hope in view

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) welcomed Andy Davis to the pulpit for the Adams Lecture Series Feb. 9-11. Davis, pastor of First Baptist Church in Durham, North Carolina, spoke on the importance of preaching for the faith and hope of one’s hearers. Keep Reading

Southeastern partners with Missouri Baptist University

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) and Missouri Baptist University (MBU) are partnering together to provide undergraduate students with a seamless transition from a bachelor’s degree to the Advanced MDiv at SEBTS. Keep Reading

Women Around Southeastern offers avenues for gospel-centered community

Sarah Conrad and Megan Dickerson laugh as they recount how it felt to be new to Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2018. The awkwardness of being new was made better by meeting each other and having lunch together their first week on campus. Keep Reading

Finding Stability in God by Dr. Steve McKinion

Instability leads to anxiety. Anxiety leads to questioning God’s kindness and mercy. And crisis is the greatest source of instability in the life of the Christian. Keep Reading

Where is God in a Pandemic? By Dr. Ross Inman

COVID-19 and the Severity of God's Redemptive Love this Side of Eden Keep Reading

A Vision of Unity by Krystal Wilson

Over the past few months and honestly, over the last several years, I and others in my community have observed a growing rift in the body of Christ. Keep Reading

Literature & Love of God by Dr. Karen Swallow Prior

For as long as I can remember, my life has been shaped by my love of Jesus and my love of books. Keep Reading

Prayer in a Season of Crisis by Dr. Chuck Lawless

I suspect the direction of this brief article might surprise you. The topic is prayer in a season of crisis, particularly in these most unusual days of COVID-19. Clearly, we have been in crisis mode for several months now, and prayer is not optional. Keep Reading

A Year in Review

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary’s (SEBTS) mission of serving the church and fulfilling the Great Commission endures in a remarkable way despite a year of significant challenges due to the coronavirus pandemic. Keep Reading

Southeastern remembers Dr. William L. Palmer

Former instructor and alum, William L. Palmer, went home to be with the Lord on November 25, 2020. Keep Reading

Southeastern celebrates virtual graduation

The coronavirus pandemic has certainly made for one of the most challenging and unique years in Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) history. Keep Reading

Graduation Spotlight: Matthew Hirt

Sometimes the trajectory of a person’s life can change over a simple cup of coffee and a significant conversation. Keep Reading

Southeastern honors those pastoring in a pandemic

There is much to reflect on as 2020 comes to a close. Keep Reading

Southeastern Society meeting highlights God's faithfulness

In a spirit of unity and resilience, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is continuing to equip gospel-centered men and women to reach the lost from North Carolina to the ends of the earth. This goal is made possible through the generosity of donors like those involved in the Southeastern Society (SES), who connected virtually on Oct. 20 to hear updates from President Danny Akin, the For the Mission campaign and how the mission of SEBTS continues to endure despite the unique challenges of 2020. Keep Reading

Southeastern offers new graduate certificate in Christian Ministry

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is excited to announce its newest graduate Certificate in Christian Ministry, a 12-hour program for students seeking to gain proficiency in Christian ministry. Keep Reading

Worthy: Celebrating the Value of Women

Who are you? Really. Keep Reading

Board of Trustees Fall meeting celebrates new provost, increased enrollment

On Oct. 12, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) Board of Trustees praised God for his continued blessings to the institution, namely through the election of Keith Whitfield as provost and reports of record-breaking student enrollment. Keep Reading

Southeastern remembers Richard Headrick

On Oct. 5, faithful evangelist, donor and international businessman Richard Headrick went home to be with the Lord at 77 years old after battling cancer. Keep Reading

Dr. Charles Harvey retires after decade of faithful service

After nearly a decade of faithful service as a director and professor at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS), Dr. Charles Harvey retired from teaching and administration on Sept. 30, 2020. Dr. Tate Cockrell, who previously served as associate director of DMin studies, became director on Oct. 1, 2020. Keep Reading

Best of 9Marks at Southeastern online resource now available

While 9Marks at Southeastern has been canceled for 2020 due to COVID-19, SEBTS is providing an online resource to celebrate and highlight content from past conferences. Keep Reading

More than a golf tournament, Southeastern Classic makes eternal impact

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) celebrated another incredible year of 14th annual Southeastern Classic Golf Tournament. Between fundraising, sponsorships and participation at this year’s event, over $90,000 was raised. This year’s tournament was hosted at The Country Club at Wakefield Plantation in Raleigh, North Carolina on September 14, 2020. Keep Reading

Southeastern to sponsor Knowing Faith podcast

In a joint effort to equip believers to serve the Church and fulfill the Great Commission, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is sponsoring Season 5 of the Knowing Faith podcast. Keep Reading

Faculty celebrates successes, plans for the fall

While Southeastern’s methods may have changed, the mission has not. In the midst of unanticipated challenges due to the coronavirus, Southeastern faculty gathered together to celebrate how the Lord is continuing to work through the institution. Keep Reading

Southeastern forms partnership with Brainerd Institute

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is excited to announce its partnership with The Brainerd Institute at Brainerd Baptist Church, displaying how Southern Baptists are working together to advance the gospel through education. Keep Reading

Southeastern forms partnership with Brainerd Institute

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) is excited to announce its partnership with The Brainerd Institute at Brainerd Baptist Church, displaying how Southern Baptists are working together to advance the gospel through education. Keep Reading

Southeastern forms partnership with Fruitland Baptist Bible College to offer B.A. in Pastoral Ministry

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) and Fruitland Baptist Bible College (FBBC) are partnering together in an effort to more effectively train the next generation of leaders. Keep Reading

SEBTS celebrates God's continued faithfulness during Alumni & Friends Livestream

While COVID-19 kept Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) friends and alumni from gathering together at the Southern Baptist Convention, over 1,200 registrants joined virtually for the Southeastern Alumni & Friends Livestream on June 10. Keep Reading

Southeastern women's livestream focuses on practicing theology amid brokenness

Southeastern Seminary hosted a women’s livestream event on June 9 in lieu of the annual Women’s Leadership Breakfast at the Southern Baptist Convention. Keep Reading

Acts 1:8: Finding 'sanity to live in the sovereignty of God'

Southeastern student Patrick Marsh watched as his country shut down in a matter of weeks. Learn more about how he and his wife have been able to minister to Central Asians in Russia amid lockdown. Keep Reading

Press Release: Statement on Jason Rowe

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Southeastern Honors Students for Exceptional Scholarship and Ministry

Since 1950, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) has sought to equip students for excellence in theology and Christian practice. Keep Reading

Phase 1 Update for On-Campus Offices

This week, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper announced that Phase 1 of a three-step plan to reopen North Carolina will begin Friday evening at 5:00 p.m. Keep Reading

Acts 1:8: COVID-19 Leads to Conversions

In a season of social distancing, many believers are finding creative ways to engage the lost around them. Daniel Atkins, pastor of Taylor Road Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama, is seeing firsthand how virtual conversations are leading to life-changing conversions. Keep Reading

Southeastern Celebrates Spring 2020 Grads Online

While COVID-19 halted an in-person spring graduation ceremony at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS), it did not stop faculty, staff and students from celebrating the 288 seminary and college graduates virtually on May 15. Keep Reading

Graduation Spotlight: Uniting Theology and Ministry in an NYC Community During COVID-19

Stephen Stallard, a recent Ph.D. graduate from SEBTS, shares about how his education has helped fuel his ministry in New York City during COVID-19. Keep Reading

Southeastern Forms Partnership with Vance-Granville

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Keith and Kristyn Getty song For the Cause dedicated as official Southeastern hymn

In their latest album Facing a Task Unfinished, Christian music artists Keith and Kristyn Getty, have dedicated their song, For the Cause to Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) and President Danny Akin. It will now serve as the official hymn for SEBTS and The College at Southeastern. Keep Reading

Serve others and point them to Christ, Akin tells grads

Sent to lead? Perhaps. Sent to serve? Absolutely. These words were part of a charge given to the spring 2016 graduates of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, North Carolina. Keep Reading

Faculty Q&A with Dwayne Milioni

Dwayne Milioni is the pastor of Open Door Church in Raleigh and an assistant professor of preaching at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS). He shares about his current writing projects and how he teaches students to equip the local church for the work of the Great Commission. Keep Reading

Global missions week shows students ways to GO

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary is always asking students, Where are you going? Global Missions Week helped students explore answers to that question through events, missionary guests and special chapel speakers Miguel Nunez, pastor of International Baptist Church in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, and Nik Ripken, author of The Insanity of God and The Insanity of Obedience. Keep Reading

Southeastern Board of Trustees elect new faculty, approve budget in spring meeting

On April 18-19, the Board of Trustees (BOT) at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) held their spring meeting where they elected four new faculty members, voted on curriculum revisions and approved the 2016-2017 budget and fee schedule. Keep Reading

Faculty Q&A with Scott Hildreth

Scott Hildreth is the director of the Center for Great Commission Studies and an assistant professor of global studies at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS). He shares about his roles at Southeastern and how he is involved in equipping students to fulfill the Great Commission. Keep Reading

Intersect conference helps church leaders link faith and culture

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) hosted 50 pastors and leaders from around the country at the Intersect Conference on April 19, 2016. The group included church planters, pastors, parachurch organizations and students who had the opportunity to hear from SEBTS faculty on matters of faith, culture, economics and vocation. Keep Reading

Southeastern displays scope of Great Commission classrooms at Southeast EMS

At the Southeast Regional meeting of the Evangelical Missiological Society (EMS) on April 9, 2016, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) exemplified its motto of every classroom a Great Commission classroom. With nearly 50 papers presented during the meeting, SEBTS participants came from all levels, from the president and administration to seminary and college students. Keep Reading

Faculty Q & A with Greg Mathias

Greg Mathias is an assistant professor of global studies and the associate director of international missions for the Center for Great Commission Studies at Southeastern. He shares about his call to missions and how he encourages students to live Great Commission lives. Keep Reading

Southeastern partnership with Brazilian Baptists sees first fruits

As 23 Brazilian men and women walked across the stage to receive their Master of Theological Studies (MTS) degrees, their friends and families witnessed history in the making. Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary President Danny Akin joyfully greeted the first graduating class of an on-going partnership between Southeastern and Brazilian Baptists. Keep Reading

Faculty Q&A with Todd Borger

Todd Borger is an associate professor of Old Testament and Hebrew at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He shares about his life, work and how he helps students connect the Old Testament to the mission of God. Keep Reading

Staff Q&A with Ryan Hutchinson

Ryan Hutchinson is the Executive Vice President for Operations at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He shares about his family, call to ministry and work at Southeastern. Keep Reading

Anne Graham Lotz and the difference one prayer can make

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary recently hosted An Evening with Anne featuring Anne Graham Lotz, renowned author and speaker and daughter of Billy Graham. More than 900 guests attended the event. Keep Reading

Paul House lectures on gospel theology in Isaiah at Southeastern

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary recently held its annual Adams Lectures, featuring Paul House, professor of divinity in Old Testament at Beeson Divinity School. House spoke to students, faculty and staff in two lectures, an informal luncheon and a library talk over the course of two days. Keep Reading

Southeastern announces changes to Master of Divinity and Master of Arts degrees

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary has made significant changes to its Master of Divinity (M.Div.) and Master of Arts (M.A.) degrees. Beginning fall 2016, the total hours required to complete an M.Div. will be reduced from 90 to 81-84 hours, and the core hours for the vocational M.A. programs will increase from 30 to 36 hours. Keep Reading