Coach-in-Chief: Distinguished Baptist theologian David S. Dockery leads Southwestern Seminary with the heart of a coach

Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in the Fall 2023 issue of Southwestern News. When David S. Dockery (‘81) describes what his career aspirations were as an eight-year-old boy growing up in Birmingham, Alabama, his entire face lights up. “I always wanted to be a sports journalist,” recalls Dockery, the tenth president of Southwestern Baptist…

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Sánchez leads and inspires future pastors

Serving others and leading future pastors is something Juan Sánchez excels at as an associate professor of theology in the School of Theology at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Sánchez has served as senior pastor at High Pointe Baptist Church in Austin, Texas, since August 2005 and previously served as the president of the Southern Baptists…

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Prestonwood Baptist Church, Southwestern Seminary partner to open new Pregnancy Center in Fort Worth


FORT WORTH (Prestonwood) — Today, leaders of Prestonwood Baptist Church and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary announced a partnership to open a new pregnancy center on the seminary campus beginning in the spring of 2024. Prestonwood Pregnancy Center Fort Worth will operate in the former B.H. Carroll Center for Baptist Heritage and Mission located on Townsend…

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