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Drug and Alcohol 2013

Guide Addicts to Sobriety Through Counseling

Do you know someone addicted to drugs or alcohol?  Do you wish you could help? Has God called you to work with people of all ages who are struggling against overpowering addictions?  Do you feel a sense of urgency to guide them to sobriety? Is your heart set on being a counselor for those with […]

Catching a Lion on Main Street

With masterful weaving of stories, Rev. Jody Hill shares with the congregation of First Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Greeneville, TN, how educated and trained preachers are changing the world.  The reference to catching a lion is that you can catch one on Main Street if one shows up, but if you want to really improve […]

Get Your Hands Dirty in Youth Ministry


Our future is in the hands of young people.  Are you called to lead them?   Are you called to Youth Ministry? Do you believe your future is to work with youth in a church setting, but have no idea where to go from here? Memphis Theological Seminary introduces a new Master of Arts in […]

Till We’re All Free


Who’s Got Your Blues? Kirk Whalum with John Kilzer from Beale Street Caravan on Vimeo. Dr. King had a dream, and those who follow in his footsteps express that dream in many different ways. Inspiration has struck Grammy-award winning jazz musician and MTS alumnus Kirk Whalum, who has written a song in honor of Dr. King’s […]

What does Satan look like? – by Cathi Johnson


    Have you been watching the History Channel program, The Bible? Or at least heard about it?! What has inspired you about this program? Is it the miracle of how God enabled Abraham and Sarah to bear children in their advanced old age? Is it the faith of Noah in building an ark in […]

Celebrate Women’s History Month with Dr. Wil Gafney


Celebrate Women’s History Month during the Todd Lectures with Dr. Wil Gafney on March 5-6, 2013, at Lindenwood Christian Church. The lectures are: Lecture 1: The Darkly Radiant Image of God: Black and Female Lecture 2: A Legion of Preaching Women: Women Prophets in Ancient Israel Lecture 3: Bathsheba’s Legacy: Royal Women of Israel and Judah Lecture Times […]

Are you the one? – by Cathi Johnson


In my position at MTS, I am often in the company of pastors.  They serve on our board of trustees, make use of our library, teach courses as adjunct faculty, audit courses because they like a professor or a topic, and of course, attend meetings.  One of these meetings is the quarterly United Methodist Council […]

Inquirers’ Day • Friday, April 12, 2013


Register online or contact Janet Cupo at or 901.334.5804

MTS Announces Honorees and Co-Chairs for 2013 Starks Dinner


MEMPHIS THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY HONORS VISIONARY LEADERS Memphis, TN  -  The Honorable A C Wharton, Mayor of Memphis, and the Honorable Mark J. Luttrell, Mayor of Shelby County, will serve as honorary co-chairs forMemphis Theological Seminary’s (MTS) 26th anniversary celebration of the Dr. Henry Logan Starks Scholarship Dinner and Awards Presentation on February 21, 2013, at […]