FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – Ashley Allen, a Ph.D. graduate from Southwestern and former adjunct professor, is making great strides in training women in the areas of evangelism, ministry and discipleship through the Embrace ministry she leads for the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina.

Since arriving in 2009, Allen traveled throughout the state, talking with women and asking questions. As a result, she designed a training manual and has been training women through regional events.
To read how she is impacting the kingdom of God through her ministry, visit