Author: SWBTS

John Cortines to lecture on “God and Money”

On March 29th, John Cortines, co-author of God and Money, will join the Land Center on the campus of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary to discuss the topic of generous giving. This event will be held from 11:30AM-12:45PM in the Seelig Banquet Room on t... Read More »

Astrophysics and Fantasy: What is it all about?

Listen to our friend Daniel Ray of the “Good Heavens!” podcast tell about the backstory to an upcoming exciting event featuring the Hubble Space Telescope and the writings of C.S. Lewis. Astrophysics and Fantasy – Hubble Meets Narnia When: Tu... Read More »

Dr. Craig Bartholomew: Artisan’s work is a window to the soul

By Julie Owens Originally appeared at https://swbts.edu/news/releases/artisan-s-work-window-soul-author-says/ Working at a craft reflects the crafter’s spirituality and worldview, Craig G. Bartholomew told students and faculty at Southwestern Seminary’s f... Read More »

A Theology of Craft

Dr. Craig Bartholomew, Director of the Kirby Laing Institute for Christian Ethics at Tyndale House Cambridge, lectures on “A Theology of Craft” at the Land Center Lecture Series on January 25, 2018. Read More »

Dr. Craig Bartholomew to Lecture on “Developing a Theology of Craft”

The Land Center will host Dr. Craig Bartholomew, director of the Kirby Laing Institute for Christian Ethics (KLICE) at Tyndale House, Cambridge, on January 25 for our first Land Center Luncheon of the spring semester. Dr. Bartholomew will lecture on the topic ... Read More »

Spring 2018 Land Center Luncheon Events

Mark your calendar for three luncheons this spring. The Land Center will continue our Lunch Lecture Series on January 25th, March 29th, and April 17th from 11:30AM-12:45PM in the Seelig Banquet Room on the campus of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. A... Read More »

Dr. Ethan Jones: Book of Ruth is a tribute to the value of hard work

By Julie Owens Originally appeared at https://swbts.edu/news/releases/book-ruth-tribute-value-hard-work-speaker-argues/ The book of Ruth tells the story of loyalty in the face of tragedy, and the hand of God at work in the lives of everyday people. But Ruth al... Read More »

Dr. Ethan Jones to Lecture on “Women, Foreigners and Famine: A Theology of Work in the Book of Ruth”

The Land Center will host Dr. Ethan Jones, Assistant Professor of Old Testament at Scarborough College, for the final Land Center Luncheon of the fall semester on Wednesday, November 29 at 11:30 am in Seelig Banquet Room. Dr. Jones will lecture on “Women... Read More »

Land Center Lecture Series Videos Now Available

Dr. W. Bradford Wilcox, Professor of Sociology and Director of the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia, visited Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary on October 19-20, 2017, to deliver the inaugural Land Center Lectures. Videos of the l... Read More »

Religion is strengthening marriage and families, sociologist finds

By Julie Owens Originally appeared at https://swbts.edu/news/quick-takes/religion-strengthening-marriage-and-families-sociologist-finds/. Are marriages rooted in religion a pathway to a fulfilling and stable life, or encouragement for domestic violence? Studie... Read More »