Registration for Winter Classes Opens

Chapel Speaker: Dr. Ligon Duncan, Chancellor, Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology

WIM

Women's in Ministry Weekly Meeting, Patterson's Porch, 7:00-9:00 pm

Women in Ministry Retreat

Women in Ministry Retreat is Saturday, November 8, 2014, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
at Patterson's Porch/WIM room.

John Reed Miller Lectures

John Reed Miller Lectures with Dr. Tim Keller

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
3:00 - 4:30 pm      Preaching Lecture/Q&A Session 1    Chapel
6:00 - 7:30 pm      Prayer book launch event at Lemuria Bookstore, Jackson, MS

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
9:30 - 11:00 am     Preaching Lecture/Q&A Session 2    Chapel
12:00 - 2:00 pm     Lunch with Q&A on Prayer Book      Patterson's Porch 
Reservations need to be made for the lunch...RSVP at admissionsjackson@rts.edu.
3:00 - 4:30 pm       Preaching Lecture/Q&A Session 3    Chapel

Thursday, November 13, 2014
9:30 - 11:00 am     Preaching Lecture/Q&A Session 4    Chapel

In 1989 Tim Keller planted Redeemer Presbyterian Church in Manhattan with his wife, Kathy. Today Redeemer serves more than five thousand regular attendees at five services throughout the city. In 2001 Keller started Redeemer City to City which planted over 300 churches in 45 cities. He has written numerous books including The Reason for God, Skepticism, The Prodigal God, Counterfeit Gods, and Center Church.    

Visitors-and especially area pastors- are welcome to join us. The lectures are free to those who want to attend. For more information about attending these lectures, please contact the Admissions office at 601-923-1672 or admissionsjackson@rts.edu 

Dr. Keller will be preaching an evangelistic message at First Presbyterian Church Wednesday, November 12. The service will start at 6:30 pm in the sanctuary.



WIM

Women in Ministry Weekly Meeting, Patterson's Porch, 7:00-9:00 pm

ST504, History of Philosophy/Christian Thought with Dr. Andrew Hoffecker, Friday, November 14, 5:00-9:00 pm, and November 15, 9:00 am-3:00 pm, Dean Center Room 2

AALI Hosts "Ministering to the City"

AALI will be hosting a campus-wide seminar on the topic of "Ministering to the City" on Monday, November 17 from 5-8 pm in Patterson's Porch with Steve Lanier and Neddie Winters.

Steve Lanier serves as the Assistant to the Pastor at Redeemer Church in Jackson. He spent more than 20 years with Youth for Christ before he joined the ministry staff at Trinity Presbyterian Church. When Trinity planted Redeemer in 2004, Steve went with the church plant to serve Redeemer. He earned his Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy from RTS Jackson in 1988.

Neddie Winters serves as the President of Mission Mississippi and has served as the Senior Pastor of Voice of Calvary Fellowship Church.  Mission Mississippi is a ministry committed to racial reconciliation and healing in the Gospel through personal relationships here in Mississippi and around the world. In 1962 John Perkins founded Voice of Calvary Ministries as a non-profit Christian Community Development organization in Mendenhall, MS. In 1975 Voice of Calvary Ministries expanded to Jackson and Voice of Calvary Fellowship Church was planted.

Join us Monday, November 17 from 5-8 pm in Patterson's Porch as Steve Lanier and Neddie Winters host a training session and Q&A.

All RTS students are welcome!

Chapel Speaker: Brian Gault, Adjunct Professor of Old Testament, Director of Admissions

Thanksgiving Holiday: November 27-28, 2014

Registration Opens for Spring Classes

Last Day of Class

Term Papers Due

Session with Keith Getty

Keith Getty will be at Reformed Theological Seminary Grace Chapel on Monday, December 8, at 11:00 a.m.  He wants to meet with local ministers of music and pastors to talk about congregational singing. After his presentation, he will open the floor up for discussion. This will continue over lunch at Patterson's Porch. Please sign up for lunch.

The link for signing up for the lunch is:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hymns-worship-and-the-christian-life-lunch-and-conversation-with-keith-getty-in-jackson-ms-tickets-12943814297

Getty's Irish Christmas Concert at First Presbyterian Church, 1390 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39202

The Gettys will sing their Irish Christmas Concert at First Presbyterian Church, December 8, at 7:00 p.m. Admission is free. All are invited and the doors will open at 6:00 p.m.

Final Exams

Final Exams: December  9, 10, and 11

Christmas Holidays: December 12, 2014- January 4, 2015

Winter Classes Begin

Last Day to Add

A student may add a course on the first day of class

Clinical Practicum

PSY6561, Clinical Practicum with Dr. William Richardson/ Mrs. Barb Martin is scheduled for January 5 - 23, regular clinic hours in clinic (1 hr).

Educational Ministry of the Church Class

CE514, Educational Ministry of the Church with Dr. John Kwasny is scheduled for January 5-9, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Room DC2 (2 hrs).

American Presbyterianism Class

HT607, American Presbyterianism with Dr. Sean Lucas is scheduled for January 5-9, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm, Room BS1 (2 hrs).

Theology of Ministry Class

DM801, Theology of Ministry with Dr. Charles Wingard is for scheduled January 5-9, 9:00 am- 5:00 pm in Room DC3, (3 hrs).

Last Day to Drop

A student may drop a course on the 2nd day of class

Leadership Class

PT512, Leadership with Dr. Joseph Wheat is scheduled for January 12-16, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Room DC2 (2 hrs).

Reformed Creeds/Confessions Class

DM830, Reformed Creeds/Confessions with Dr. Carl Trueman is scheduled for January 12-16, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (3 hrs).

Systematic Theology II Class

ST512, Systematic Theology II with Dr. Derek Thomas is scheduled for January 12-16, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Room BS2 (2 hrs).

Hermeneutics for Contextualized Ministry Class

PT739, Hermeneutics for Contextualized Ministry with Jarvis Williams is scheduled for January 19-23, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Room DC2 (2 hrs).

To audit this course, contact Kim Lee, our Registrar, at klee@rts.edu. If you are attending another seminary and wish to take this course for credit, you may apply as a visiting student by contacting our Admissions office at admissions.jackson@rts.edu.

Deep South Founders Conference, January 22-24, 2015, Grace Chapel, RTS Jackson

Thursday, January 22 Registration starts at 4:00 pm, Chapel
                                Debate 6:00-9:00 pm, Chapel

Friday, January 23, Conference 9:00 am-12:00 pm, Chapel
                            Lunch 12:00-2:00 pm, Patterson's Porch
                            Conference 6:00-9:00 pm, Chapel

Saturday, January 24, Conference 9:00-11:30 am, Chapel

Winter Session Ends

Spring Classes Begin

WIM

Women in Ministry Weekly Meeting, Patterson's Porch, 7:00-9:00 pm
 
Ben Kappers

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