March 31 is the application deadline into the Doctor of Ministry program, which will start July 2017. We will be offering two tracks; Faith & Health and Preaching. Learn More about the degree program by clicking below.
Dr. Janel Bakker teaches in the areas of sociology of religion and the history, theology, and practice of mission and evangelism. Her research interests include partnership-based approaches to grassroots mission efforts, the religious dimensions of bereavement, the intersection of globalization and religion, and the restructuring of American Christianity. Dr. Bakker’s first book, Sister Churches: American Congregations and Their Partners Abroad, was published by Oxford University Press in 2014.
John Ryan McGough
Thomas G Clark
Dieu parmi nous from La Nativité du Seigneur, “God among us from The Birth of a Savior” (Olivier Messiaen) premiere 1936
Duologue for Trumpet and Organ (Dennis Janzer) premiere 1995
Winner, First Prize, 1995 International Trumpet Guild Composition Contest
Psalm 92: Flourish Like the Palm Tree (Dennis Janzer) Premiere 2010
Commissioned for the American Guild of Organists Region IV “Psalms and Palms” 2010 Midwinter Conclave, Sarasota-Manatee Chapter
Psalm Meditations (Dennis Janzer) Premiere 2004
Compositions for Native American Flute with guitar (Howard and Beverly Vance)
To educate and sustain men and women for ordained and lay Christian ministry in the church and the world through shaping and inspiring lives devoted to scholarship, piety, and justice.
The identity of MTS has been shaped by the traditions of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, its location in Memphis, a partnership with the broader Christian community, a commitment to dialogue with people of other faiths, and participation in the community of higher education.
Memphis Theological Seminary pursues its mission so that Christian leaders and the churches they serve can effectively proclaim and embody God’s mission of redemption, justice, and peace in service to the new creation in Jesus Christ.
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