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  • Founders’ Days 2022, August 16–18

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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!


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Biblical Counseling and Beyond: Ministering Scripture in a Rural Setting

by Dr. John Babler
The thesis presented in this article is that the field of biblical counseling provides foundational principles and methods that can help develop ministry relationships and honor God in rural settings.

Mid-America Messenger-Winter 2021

There is no better way to communicate the impact of Mid-America than through the activity of its faculty, students, staff, and friends as they go to all the world for Jesus’ sake to make disciples. Each edition is themed based one of Mid-America’s seven core values.

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