God is speaking – we really should listen by Cathi Johnson

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In 2009, the world received a shock. A woman of a certain age, with frizzy hair, caterpillar eyebrows, dark hose under a light dress, stood on a stage and expressed her desire to become a professional singer.  The judges on Britains Got Talent – and apparently the entire live audience (dare I say all of […]

February 13, 2014 – Tickets are now available!

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Purchase tickets here: http://www.memphisseminary.edu/dr-henry-logan-starks-dinner/ For Immediate Release: January 7, 2013   Contact: Erika Conley, 901.334.5841 or 901.292.7129, econley@MemphisSeminary.edu       MEMPHIS THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY HONORS VISIONARIES    Memphis, TN  -  Dr. Steve R. Montgomery of Idlewild Presbyterian Church and Dr. Gina M. Stewart of Christ Missionary Baptist Church will serve as honorary co-chairs for Memphis Theological […]

The Big Question – by Cathi Johnson

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In teaching settings, there are two types of questions.  One has an answer in fact, such as “Is the earth round?”  The other just generates more questions, such as “Which scripture should be taken literally, and which should be read as hyperbole, parable or illustration to make a point?” In theological discussions, too often the […]

Where do pastors come from?

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Where does a seminary student from the Cumberland Presbyterian, United Methodist, AME, CME, Disciples of Christ, Baptist, COGIC, PC(USA), and 20+ other denominations go to prepare to be a faith leader for the future?   You know the answer!  Memphis Theological Seminary.  It’s been the training ground for ministers for the last 160 years, from […]