The Good News

MTS Alumni Commissioned and Ordained in the UMC

MTS would like to recognize our United Methodist alumni who were granted provisional membership, recognized as elders, and/or ordained as deacons in The United Methodist Church. All of us at Memphis Theological Seminary are extremely proud of these talented alumni....

Freedom Faith: a new book by Dr. Courtney Pace

Raised as a Southern Baptist in Texas, Dr. Courtney Pace found herself nurtured in faith and sensing a call to ministry within a tradition that did not affirm her calling. “Though I had excelled academically, had nearly ten years of ministry experience, and written...

CFI Fellowship Now Accepting Applications

CFI will offer Fellowships to selected recent MTS graduates who are pursuing innovative ministries in under-paid or unpaid settings.  These CFI Fellows will receive practical and advisory support from Memphis Seminary, as well as a modest stipend.  CFI...

Baird-Buck CP Endowment Receives $100,000 Gift

The Leon and Alivene Harris Trust Fund recently contributed $100,000 to the Seminary to go toward the Baird-Buck CP House of Studies Endowment. Mrs. Harris was a cousin of Dr. Clinton Buck and Sondra Baird Roddy who along with their families initiated the endowment....