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2016 Alumni Distinguished Service Award | James R. Congdon

When Jim Congdon arrived in Topeka, Kansas, in 1976, he was fresh out of Dallas Theological…
September 9, 2016

Jim Rayburn: DTS, Young Life, and His Legacy

Dr. Lewis Sperry Chafer, Dallas Theological Seminary’s founder and first president, dreamed of the day “the…
September 9, 2016

From Doctor to Counselor: Dr. Ekpe Wade's Journey to Houston

Dr. Ekpedeme Wade (MABCm 2015) is DTS-Houston's newest counseling professor for the Master of Arts in…
September 1, 2016

From Doctor to Counselor: Dr. Wade's Journey to Houston

Dr. Ekpedeme Wade is DTS-Houston's newest counseling professor for the Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling.…
September 1, 2016
DTS alum Nika Spaulding speaks at a podium

Nika Spaulding Scripts Women’s Bible Study Curriculum

Meet Nika Spaulding (ThM, 2013), a dynamic force with boundless energy. As the Director of Women’s…
August 18, 2016

Five Funniest Memories I Have of Dr. Charles Ryrie

My friend and mentor Dr. Charles Ryrie passed away this past February at the age of 90.…
July 30, 2016
Dr. Regier posing his models to photograph images for The Prodigal Pig

Alumni Profile: Don Regier

Back in 1965, DTS alumnus and special Bible lecturer the late Dr. J. Vernon McGee mentioned a…
July 24, 2016

Ikki Soma: Leading a Multicultural Church Against the Odds

F irst-time visitors to City of Refuge Church in Houston, Texas, are often taken aback by its diversity.…
July 21, 2016

DTS Grad Timon Bengtson Ignites Passion in Australia

Timon Bengtson’s (ThM, 2006) goal in life is to ignite a passion for Jesus Christ among…
July 12, 2016
DTS alum Dr. Tony Evans

Pastor, teacher, author, speaker, and DTS Grad, Dr. Tony Evans

Dr. Tony Evans (ThM, 1976/ ThD, 1982) is one of America’s most respected leaders in evangelical…
April 19, 2016
Five young children climbing a mound of dirt

Alumni serving in Australia, Africa, and Austin

DTS has more than 15,000 alumni. Our alumni serve in over 100 countries around the world,…
March 10, 2016

Alumni Profile: Dr. Sukhwant Singh Bhatia

On the day Sukhwant Singh Bhatia removed his turban, cut his hair, and was baptized, his…
February 26, 2016

Responding To Syria's Refugee Crisis: Profile of Nabeeh Abbassi

The United Nations (UN) has declared Syria’s civil war one of the worst humanitarian disasters in…
February 24, 2016

Dr. Charles C. Ryrie (1925-2016)

Dr. Charles Ryrie, best known for The Ryrie Study Bible (Moody), taught Systematic Theology at Dallas…
February 16, 2016
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Brian Lam Leads Cross-cultural Church in Houston

Dr. Brian Lam (ThM, 1982/DMin, 1994) pastors one of the fastest growing Asian-American churches in America.…
January 14, 2016
DTS alum Kat Armstrong seated at table

DTS Grad Kat Armstrong Creates Ministry for Young Professional Women

While attending DTS, Kat Armstrong (MACE, 2011) found there was a void in ministries geared for…
December 16, 2015

Dr. Elliott Johnson honored with Festschrift

During the DTS alumni breakfast at the ETS annual meeting, Dr. Elliott E. Johnson, senior professor…
December 11, 2015
DTS alum Dorothy Burton seated during a conversation

Meet Dorothy Burton, Founder of Christians in Public Service

Dorothy Burton (MACL, 2013) has a wealth of experience from a successful career in local politics.…
October 29, 2015

In Memoriam, Eddie B. Lane (1939-2015)

Dallas Theological Seminary (DTS) professor Dr. Eddie B. Lane, Sr., one of DTS’s first African American…
October 16, 2015
Joe Stowell seated at his desk studying the Bible

Cornerstone University President Joe Stowell Guides Students

DTS graduate Joe Stowell (ThM, 1970) serves as President of Cornerstone University in Grand Rapids, Michigan.…
September 29, 2015
Wendy Miller listening to someone out of view

Counseling Grads Robert Rowling and Wendy Miller Bring Healing

Robert Rowling (MABC, 2011) and Wendy Miller (MABC, 2004) exemplify the vast work our counseling graduates…
August 31, 2015
DTS alum Matthew Williams walking with former child soldiers

Matthew Williams Ministers to Former Child Soldiers

Exile International has worked with over 3,000 child victims of war in Uganda and DR Congo.…
July 14, 2015
Dr. Frank Glover speaking into a microphone during a hearing

Dr. Frank Glover's Plans to Build Liberian Medical School

What separated Dr. Frank Glover (MABS, 2010/ThM, 2018) from other DTS students this spring was his…
June 9, 2015

Dr. Frank Glover's Plans to Build Liberian Medical School

What separated Dr. Frank Glover from other DTS students this spring was his weekly commute to…
June 9, 2015
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