All RTS Events

Chapel Speaker: The Rev. Dr. Gerrit Dawson- Senior Minister of First Presbyterian Church of Baton Rouge, LA - Jackson Campus

WIM Meeting - Jackson Campus

Women in Ministry (WIM) Weekly Meeting, Patterson's Porch, 7:00-9:00 pm. Nursery provided.

Orientation - Kick Off! - Orlando Campus

4:00 - 5:00pm | Parlor

Cookout - Orlando Campus

5:30 - 7:30pm | Loggia

Faculty Forum with Dr. Michael Kruger “Is the Bible the Foundation of Our Faith? Engaging with Andy Stanley” - Charlotte Campus

Community Lunch with Andy Crouch - Orlando Campus

You are invited to a free community lunch as we start the spring semester. PLEASE be sure to RSVP to ksutter@rts.edu. 

Wednesday, February 8 at 12:00-1:00pm | Fellowship Hall

Special guest: Andy Crouch

Andy Crouch will join Dr. Scott Swain for a conversation about Christianity and culture. Andy was executive editor of Christianity Today. He will be joining the John Templeton Foundation on February 1st. His work and writing have been featured in The New York Times,The Wall Street Journal, Time, and several editions of Best Christian Writing and Best Spiritual Writing. He is the author of Culture Making and the recently released Strong and Weak. For ten years he was a campus minister with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship at Harvard University. He studied classics at Cornell University and received an M.Div. summa cum laude from Boston University School of Theology. 


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Chapel Speaker: The Rev. John Johnson - Minister of Saint Paul Baptist Church, Starkville, MS - Jackson Campus

WIM Meeting - Jackson Campus

Women in Ministry (WIM) Weekly Meeting, Patterson's Porch, 7:00-9:00 pm. Nursery provided.

Last Day to Add a Class - Jackson Campus

AALI Campus-wide Event - Jackson Campus

AALI Campus-wide Event is February 13, 5:30-8:00 pm at Patterson's Porch. The speaker is Dr. Otis W. Pickett, Assistant Professor, History and Political Science at Mississippi College. Dr. Pickett has these publications: "T.C. Stuart, The Monroe Mission and the Chickasaw Nation Prior to Removal in Mississippi: 1819-1834." Native South, Summer 2015; "Hope for Racial Healing: Rethinking Christian Missionaries Among the Chickasaw" Oklahoma Humanities Magazine, 2012; "We are Marching to Zion': Zion Church and the Distinctive Work of Presbyterian Slave Missionaries in Charleston, South Carolina,1849-1874." The Proceedings,2010.                                

This will be a potluck meal.

Chapel Speaker: Dr. Miles Van Pelt - Alan Belcher Professor of Old Testament and Biblical Languages and Academic Dean of RTS Jackson - Jackson Campus

Ministry Lunch with Brian Lowe from Acts 29 - Charlotte Campus

WIM Meeting, Speaker: Dr. J. Ligon Duncan - Jackson Campus

Dr. J. Ligon Duncan will speak on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood at WIM Meeting, Friday, February 17 at 7:00 pm at Patterson's Porch. Childcare provided by RSVP only to jmorgan@ccs.ms.

Ministry Wives Gathering - Orlando Campus

7:00 - 9:00pm | Off site location TBA

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Community Lunch with Carl Ellis - Orlando Campus

12:00 - 1:00pm | Fellowship Hall 

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Chapel Speaker: The Rev. Elbert McGowen - Senior Minister of Redeemer Presbyterian Church of Jackson, MS - Jackson Campus

Thank-A-Thon - Orlando Campus

Attention all scholarship students! Drop in between 11:30am and 1:00pm for an opportunity to write handwritten notes to thank the men and women who have donated financially to the scholarship funds here at our school. We will provide a free lunch for all who attend.

Please RSVP to Kim Mascher (kmascher@rts.edu).

WIM Meeting - Jackson Campus

Women in Ministry (WIM) Weekly Meeting, Patterson's Porch, 7:00-9:00 pm. Nursery provided.

Ministry Lunch with Jonathan Hood on Hospitality and Church Planting - Charlotte Campus

Last Day to Drop a Class - Jackson Campus

Wy Plummer and Randy Nabors will be on campus and will speak during lunch at Patterson's Porch. - Jackson Campus

HOJB Lecture Series on "Reformation Preaching and the Modern Mind" by Dr. Carl Trueman - Charlotte Campus

Spring Preview Day - Charlotte Campus

Spiritual Life Conference: The Rev. Dr. William B. Barcley - Senior Minister of Sovereign Grace Presbyterian Church in Charlotte, NC and Adjunct Professor of New Testament at RTS Charlotte - Jackson Campus

1st Session  "Learning Contentment": 12:00-1:00pm, Patterson's Porch

Spiritual Life Conference: The Rev. Dr. William Barcley - Jackson Campus

2nd Session "The Contentment of the Discontented Christian": 11:00am-12:00pm, Grace Chapel
3rd Session "Finding Contentment in Affliction":  12:00-1:00pm, Patterson's Porch

Ministry Lunch - Orlando Campus

Ministry Lunch with Nicholas Konieczny (Navy) 
12:00 - 1:00pm | Location TBA

WIM Meeting - Jackson Campus

Women in Ministry (WIM) Weekly Meeting, Patterson's Porch, 7:00-9:00 pm. Nursery provided.

Preview Day - Jackson Campus

Chaplain Ministry Lunch - Jackson Campus

For those interested in Chaplain Ministry there will be a Chaplain Ministry Lunch presented by Mack Griffith, Chaplain and Retired Colonel. It will be March 7, 12:00-1:00 pm at Patterson's Porch.

Faculty Forum with Rev. Ken McMullen “The Pilgrim’s Progress – why it still matters that you read it” - Charlotte Campus

Chapel Speaker: The Rev. Dr. J. Ligon Duncan, III - Chancellor, CEO, and John E. Richards Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology of RTS - Jackson Campus

Spring Break - Jackson Campus

Spring Break, March 13-17, 2017

Kistemaker Academic Lecture Series (KALS) - Orlando Campus

LECTURE 1 - Erasmus: Philosophia Christi in a Vanishing Golden Age
Tuesday, March 14 at 11:00am

LECTURE 2 - Luther at the Lectern: Reading Romans, Finding Grace
Tuesday, March 14 at 1:00pm

LECTURE 3 - Suddenly Calvin: Reformer on the Boundary
Wednesday, March 15 at 11:00am

LECTURE 4 - If God Spare My Life: William Tyndale and the Making of the English Bible
Wednesday, March 15 at 1:00pm


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Community Lunch with Timothy George - Orlando Campus

12:00 - 1:00pm | Fellowship Hall

WIM Meeting - Jackson Campus

Women in Ministry (WIM) Weekly Meeting, Patterson's Porch, 7:00-9:00 pm. Nursery provided.

Storytime - Orlando Campus

10:00 - 11:00am | Library

Join us for a fun time in the RTS Library as we read stories, sing songs, and make a craft! The time is planned for ages 2-5, but all are welcome. Bring your family and invite friends! For more information or to RSVP (not required), contact Lisa Oharek, loharek@rts.edu.

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EQUIP Seminar with Dr. Jim Newheiser on "You Never Stop Being a Parent" from 6:30pm-8:30pm - Charlotte Campus

Ministry Wives Gathering - Orlando Campus

7:00 - 9:00pm | Off site location TBA


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Biblical Theology Conference: The Rev. Dr. Dennis E. Johnson - Professor of Practical Theology at Westminster Theological Seminary in Escondido, CA - Jackson Campus


March 22, 2017        11:00 am-12:00 pm     Grace Chapel
                                   12:00 pm-1:00 pm       Patterson's Porch

March 23                   11:00 am-12:00 pm     Grace Chapel

WIM Meeting - Jackson Campus

Women in Ministry (WIM) Weekly Meeting, Patterson's Porch, 7:00-9:00 pm. Nursery provided.

Ice Cream Social - Orlando Campus

12:00 - 1:00pm | Student Commons

Ministry Lunch with Wes Andrews on Youth Ministry - Charlotte Campus

Ministry Lunch with Mike Jones on the Center for Church Planting - Charlotte Campus

Chapel Speaker: The Rev. Dr. Guy L. Richardson - President of RTS Jackson - Jackson Campus

WIM Meeting - Jackson Campus

Women in Ministry (WIM) Weekly Meeting, Patterson's Porch, 7:00-9:00 pm. Nursery provided.

Chapel Speaker: The Rev. Dr. Gabriel N. E. Fluhrer - Minister of Discipleship at First Presbyterian Church in Jackson, MS - Jackson Campus

Faculty Book Signing Event - Orlando Campus

11:00 - 11:30am | Loggia

Cookout - Orlando Campus

5:30 - 7:30pm | Loggia

Ministry Lunch with Lowman on the Caledonian Call - Charlotte Campus

Center for Church Planting Seminar 10AM-1PM, RTS Dining Room - Charlotte Campus

Faculty Forum with Rev. Blair Smith “The Trinity and Gender in Recent Debates” - Charlotte Campus

Chapel Speaker: The Rev. Dr. Elias Dos Santos Medeiros - Harriet Barbour Professor of Missions at RTS Jackson - Jackson Campus

Good Friday - Jackson Campus

AALI Cohort III Recap - Jackson Campus

Chapel Speaker: The Rev. Dr. John McCarty - Minister of County Line Missionary Baptist Church in Jackson, MS and Library Circulation Specialist at RTS Jackson - Jackson Campus

WIM Meeting - Jackson Campus

Women in Ministry (WIM) Weekly Meeting, Patterson's Porch, 7:00-9:00 pm. Nursery provided.

WiM Dessert Night - Orlando Campus

7:00 - 8:30pm | Fellowship Hall

Campus Picnic - Charlotte Campus

Senior Wives / Women Recognition Dinner - Charlotte Campus

Community Forum - Orlando Campus

12:00 - 1:00pm | Fellowship Hall 

Chapel Speaker: Mr. Brian Gault - Director of Financial Aid of RTS - Jackson Campus

Women in Ministry (WIM) Senior Recognition Reception, Patterson's Porch - Jackson Campus

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