Open MTS: Lifelong Learning for Everyone!

MTS is excited to announce we will offer three courses with Dr. Mitzi Minor during the fall semester specifically for community members! We call it, “Open MTS: Lifelong Learning for Everyone!”

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Musicians Doing Ministry for the Real World

MTS Alums John Kilzer and Kirk Whalum were moved to write “Until We’re All Free” after the annual Dr. Henry Logan Starks Scholarship Dinner & Awards Ceremony. Click below to watch the inspiring music video and be sure to check out both artists on iTunes! Click here to listen to Kirk and John on the Commercial Appeal’s Talk, Memphis podcast.

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Our Mission

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.

Our Values

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.

Our Vision

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.

Scholarship • Piety • Justice

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