Category: Campus News

Founders’ Days 2022, August 16–18

by Mid-America Communications

Tuesday, August 16, 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 17, 11:00 a.m. Thursday, August 18, 11:00 a.m. FOR A HALF CENTURY, Mid-America has been lighting the way by equipping biblical leaders to take the Gospel to all the world for Jesus’ sake. Now, it’s time to celebrate our legacy and to anticipate the bright future God has […]

Mid-America Hosts Two Important Events, April 28–30, Presented by Our Partners in Ministry

by Mid-America Communications

On April 28–29, the Conservative Baptist Network will hold a Bible Conference including worship and a concert by Greater Vision. This conference will include powerful, expository preaching from leading pastors such as Mike Stone, Virgil Walker, Stoney Benfield, Jamar Andrews, Tom Hatley, Robert Jeffress, and many others. Greater Vision and Birchman Baptist Church, led by Mid-America […]

Answers in Genesis Free, Live Event Hosted at Mid-America, March 30–31

by Mid-America Communications

Mid-America Seminary and College, in association with Answers in Genesis, founded by creationism apologist Dr. Ken Ham, is presenting a free, live event in the Mid-America Chapel on March 30–31, 2022. The event is part of Mid-America’s Christian Scholar Lectures series. The event features special guest speaker Dr. Andrew Snelling, geologist and author of Earth’s Catastrophic […]

Mid-America Passion Play Returns to the Mid-South, March 31–April 3, 2022

by Mid-America Communications

Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, in association with Crossroads Baptist Church in Eads, Tennessee, is proud to announce the popular Easter production, known as the Passion Play, is returning to the Mid-South. Dr. James Whitmire, who for nearly four decades produced and directed the Memphis Passion Play, Jacksonville Passion Play, and Uruguay Passion Play, will direct […]

New “Minister the Word” Workshop Launched for Training in Biblical Counseling

by Mid-America Communications

Biblical counseling is one of the fastest-growing areas of Christian ministry. Pastors, church workers, and Christians from all walks of life are realizing the importance of using Scripture to help people address their problems. If you find yourself approached by those seeking answers, Mid-America is launching a new one-morning workshop called “Minister the Word” which […]

Mid-America Students Start Brazilian-focused Church

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Luis and Lucy Comin recently had their story of how God sent them from Brown Missionary Baptist Church, with the help of Mid-America Seminary, to plant a church among the Brazilians living in the Memphis area. Enjoy their story!

When a Telemarketer Gets “Televangelized”

by Kacie Newsome

 I got a phone call from a telemarketer. He was trying to sell me something. I shyly asked him about salvation. I explained that he needed to be saved. He replied that he did not want to have to follow all those rules. I then explained that God works in you through the Holy Spirit […]

Dr. John Babler to Join Faculty at Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary

by Mid-America Communications

MEMPHIS, TN – Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary and The College at Mid-America today announced that Dr. John Babler will become Chairman of its Biblical Counseling Department, effective August 1, 2020. Dr. Babler is an internationally recognized authority in the area of Biblical Counseling and currently serves as Professor of Counseling, Director of the Walsh Counseling Center […]

Dr. Brand and Kilpatrick Join Speaker Lineup at Social Justice Conference

by Mid-America Communications

Dr. Lee Brand, Dean of the seminary, and Dr. Kirk Kilpatrick, professor of Old Testament and Hebrew, are part of a dynamic lineup of speakers for The Gospel is Enough conference, being held February 7-8 in Bartlett, TN. As professors who embrace the inerrancy and sufficiency of scripture, they will provide a thoughtful and biblical perspective on […]

Mid-America Hosts 2019 ACBC Conference

by Mid-America Communications

Mid-America Hosts 2019 Association of Certified Biblical Counselors Conference Mid-America is honored to host the upcoming Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC) Conference October 7–9, 2019. The conference theme is “The Valley of the Shadow: Suicide, Self-harm, and Scripture.” It features more than 50 speakers with an expected attendance of more than 2,000 biblical counselors from around […]