Category: Campus News

Mid-America Passion Play Returns to the Mid-South, March 31–April 2, 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

by communications

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 […]

Q&A with Dean of The College at Mid-America

by Mid-America Communications

CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR ELECTION AS THE DEAN OF THE COLLEGE AT MID-AMERICA. Dr. Thompson: Thank you. I’ve been teaching at Mid-America for almost 20 years, and it’s an honor to serve in this capacity. I’m excited about what the Lord will do through The College at Mid-America in the coming years. YOU EARNED A DOCTORATE […]