Category: Stories

Guest speaker recording The Table podcast

Conversations Coast to Coast

In this episode, Dr. Darrell L. Bock and Pastor Neil Tomba discuss cycling 3,000 miles across…
February 18, 2020

Leaving Hate Behind

In this episode, Dr. Thomas Tarrants shares with Bill Hendricks his personal story of transformation through…
February 4, 2020
DTS alum Vincent Parker receiving DTS Distinguished Service Award

2019 Alumni Distinguished Service Award | Henry Breidenthal

At eighty-seven years old, Dr. Henry Breidenthal continues a spiritual discipline that began with the phrase,…
October 25, 2019
Dr. Mark Yarbrough standing on stage speaking at DTS Preview Day

Why Seminary? Why DTS?

Dr Mark Yarbrough, vice president for Academic Affairs and professor of Bible Exposition, greets the prospective…
October 15, 2019
Four men in a boat rowing in still water

Fishers of Men: Pursuing a Unique Calling

Recently, Pine Cove announced its founder, William T. (Bill) McKenzie, went to be with the Lord.…
August 30, 2019

The Heritage

Don Regier, associate professor emeritus in the EML dept, and Dr. Mike Lawson, senior professor of…
August 30, 2019
Chinzo Jargalsaikhan talking with someone out of view

Chinzo Jargalsaikhan’s Passion to Bring Jesus to Mongolia

Mongolia is a country that is not only growing in population but growing in the number…
July 25, 2019

A Reflection of God's Grace

The pastor’s message on this particular Sunday morning had opened a floodgate of emotions my fourteen-year-old self…
July 19, 2019

Shrimp Leadership and Other Lessons from Mamá

Many people have come to believe that leadership is about changing the world and only rare…
May 12, 2019
Dr. Lowery with students in a classroom

Celebrating the Retirement of Dr. David Lowery after 42 Years

As you know, we count as blessed those who have persevered. You have heard of Job’s…
May 7, 2019
Dr. Elliott Johnson instructing students at computers

Celebrating the Retirement of Dr. Elliott Johnson after 47 Years

Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been…
April 25, 2019
Dr. Lightner looking at an audience while teaching

Stay the Course: Profile of Robert P. Lightner

Robert P. Lightner (ThM, 1959; ThD, 1964) remembered nothing of the Piper Tri-Pacer plane crash that…
April 5, 2019
DTS alum Tonya Neal smiling at someone out of view

DTS Grad Tonya Neal Ministers to the Abused

Each year there are approximately 5.3 million incidents of physical abuse toward women and over three…
February 19, 2019
Adam Derus looking at someone out of view

Adam Derus: A Commuter Student Story

Adam Derus (ThM), a commuter student who lives in Pennsylvania and attends classes at the DTS-DC…
January 29, 2019
Preserved Greek biblical manuscripts

National Geographic Magazine Recognizes Biblical Manuscript Preservation Work of DTS Alumni

National Geographic magazine has featured DTS senior research professor of New Testament Studies Dr. Dan Wallace…
December 19, 2018
Man standing at a church pew looking at someone out of view

Once a Refugee, Now a Pastor

In 1982, during the brutal and bloody Iran-Iraq war, Jalil Dawood (MACM, 2007) managed to slip…
November 19, 2018
DTS alum Cameron Mullens teaching a large group

Serving the World in a City: Alumni Profile of Cameron Mullens

Cameron Mullens (ThM, 2011) paces across a room in a worn, weathered church building. He gestures…
November 2, 2018
Jenn seated at a desk reading the Bible

I Got an "A" in Trauma

I’ve gone through some dark seasons in my life. Hardship and heartache have evolved into uninvited…
October 19, 2018
Wayne Smith stands in the church he pastors

Pastor Wayne Smith Leads Bethel Church of Houston

Houston, TX, is now the most ethnically diverse metropolitan area in the country, surpassing New York…
October 11, 2018

God's Wonders in the Place of Darkness

“I would give about anything to not have to say what I am about to tell…
October 5, 2018
Gary DeSalvo receiving the DTS Alumni Distinguished Service Award 2018

2018 Alumni Distinguished Service Award | Gary DeSalvo

Thirty-seven years ago a group of ordinary people called Gary DeSalvo to lead Temple Bible Church…
September 21, 2018

Lightner: Finishing Strong

It was in a one-room school house near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania that a young Robert Lightner first…
August 30, 2018
Lavonne Shingler seated in chair reading Bible

USAF Veteran Lavonne Shingler's Ministry to Women

During her service in the United States Air Force, God's hand on Lavonne Shingler's infant son…
August 16, 2018
Amy Zacaroli seated and listening to someone out of view

Alec and Amy Zacaroli Work Toward Purpose in Washington DC

Current DTS-DC students Alec (2019) and Amy Zacaroli (MABC) started a non-profit organization in 2003 after…
August 16, 2018
man walking outside the DTS library

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