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Find focused training opportunities for your area of ministry.

“The chief concern of the church and its ministry should be the salvation of men. This concern should not be localized nor nationalized. It should extend to all places and to all men. It should be as broad as the world and as wide as humanity.”

B.H. Carroll
Founder and First President of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Recent News

Nov 23
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Longtime music ministry leader Jon Duncan joins Southwestern Seminary faculty

Nov 19
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Man ‘stunned’ by salvation when neighbor shares Christ

Nov 17
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This Week on the Hill: Thanksgiving meal, new Research Doctoral Studies initiatives

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As international immigration continues all over the world, there's a good chance Muslims are moving to your city. This week on #MinistryNow, we'll discuss how Christians should respond.

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"Dr. Duncan brings a wealth of ministry experience at two state Baptist conventions...I’m delighted to welcome this legacy Southwesterner to begin a new chapter of ministry as senior professor investing in the next generation." @AdamGreenway https://swbts.edu/news/longtime-music-ministry-leader-jon-duncan-joins-southwestern-seminary-faculty/

In “Issues in Evangelism,” taught by @DrMattQueen, Queen encourages the students to pray for one another and the people whom God puts in their lives to evangelize. Convicted, Austin Smith asked his class to pray for his neighbor to be saved. https://swbts.edu/news/man-stunned-by-salvation-when-neighbor-shares-christ/

Dr. Nettles' class starts December 7, and can be taken online. https://swbts.edu/news/tom-nettles-appointed-visiting-professor-of-historical-theology/

Thanks to partners like you, Southwesterners like Annette are able to get the training they need to live their calling.

Pray for Annette and her family as they work to start a new Baptist seminary in Mexico City. #GivingTuesday https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1dpkHnX_2zY&t

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