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MTS Receives Grant from UMC Earthkeepers Program

MTS Receives Grant from UMC Earthkeepers Program

Memphis Theological Seminary has received a grant from the United Methodist EarthKeepers Program. This grant will fund ongoing work in Environmental Justice and Antiracism at MTS. This grant is an endorsement of MTS’s commitment and work to teach and model care of...

Student Spotlight: Stephanie Pendleton-Dorsey

Student Spotlight: Stephanie Pendleton-Dorsey

My call to ministry came in the form of a recurring dream. The dreams started while I was living on a military installation in southern California.  I would see people crammed in my closet screaming for help and I would awaken saying, ‘I have to help the people.’...

Thinking about Auditing?

Thinking about Auditing?

Whenever members of the community choose to audit a course at MTS, their presence enriches our campus and conversations. Here are several Spring 2020 classes we think might be of particular interest to community members. If you're interested in auditing a course,...

Student Spotlight: Jacques Kambol

Student Spotlight: Jacques Kambol

I’ve known for a long time that God was calling me to ministry. But I was unsure of the kind of ministry God wanted me to be part of until I came to seminary. At first, I thought God was calling me to ministry with the poor and that my role should be limited to...

From the Director of Financial Aid, Rev. Fekecia Gunn

From the Director of Financial Aid, Rev. Fekecia Gunn

When I became the Director of Financial Aid, one of my first projects was to become familiar with and update the scholarship records. I came across some pretty amazing stories behind many of our scholarships. One of these is the Randal Leslie Endowment Fund. In a...