Raquel P. Wroten (MAMC, 2012) served as editor-in-chief of “DTS Magazine” and voice.dts.edu from 2016–2020. A proud native Texan, she and her husband, Rick (ThM, 1994), live in McKinney, Texas. Raquel is an advocate for others to love God through the faithful study of His Word. She loves people and is passionate about writing. Raquel especially loves to listen to others tell their stories of redemption, God's grace, and mercy.
Building Leaders: Profile of Aubrey MalphursFifty-six years ago, a freshman at the University of Florida ate lunch with a couple of friends who took the trouble to share a tract with him. That freshman, Aubrey Malphurs (ThM,...
Fishers of Men: Pursuing a Unique CallingRecently, Pine Cove announced its founder, William T. (Bill) McKenzie, went to be with the Lord. In their tribute to him they wrote, “He was a man full of vision and action, and...
Jul 19, 2019
Raquel P. Wroten
A Reflection of God's GraceThe pastor’s message on this particular Sunday morning had opened a floodgate of emotions my fourteen-year-old self had so carefully kept at bay. “He loves you—exactly the...
What Kind of Character Does a Leader Need?When Drs. Howard Hendricks (ThM, 1950) and Don Campbell (ThM, 1951; ThD, 1953) founded The Center for Christian Leadership (now the Hendricks Center) in the 1980s, the character...
A Prayer's LegacyI don’t remember a day without prayer.
As a young girl growing up, my parents Dr. Rudolf (ThM, 1939) and Dr. Mary Emma Renfer taught me to pray. Over the years my family...
Jul 7, 2017
Aaron SchubertRaquel P. Wroten
Prayer and the PhD StudentI wanted to find a ministry that would help me stay grounded amidst the mass of theological ideas. I wanted those ideas to pour into the rest of my life.
Mar 22, 2017
Gloria FurmanRaquel P. Wroten
How I Write: Gloria FurmanGloria Furman (MACE, 2007) who serves with her husband, Dave (ThM, 2007), at Redeemer Church in Dubai, shares her insight into the craft of writing.
Jan 9, 2017
Raquel P. Wroten
How I Study: Kevin PerryYou probably think many DTS students come to study God’s Word to go into ministry. But what about those who God has already placed in leadership and who are looking to expand...