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RTS Jackson Video Collection
There are many videos throughout the RTS Jackson website. In order to help you reference the video you want to see, we’ve gathered them all here on one page. We’ve also included a “Context Link” after each video listing so that you can see where that video fits within the context of the website, in case you want to learn more about that particular topic.
It has been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. These videos help tell the story of what it is like to be a student at RTS Jackson. Enjoy.
Videos About Our Campus
Meet Our Students: Ever wonder what our students are like, where they come from, and what they did before they got to RTS Jackson? We hope you enjoy the first of many videos introducing you to our students. You can also learn a little bit more about them on the Testimonials page, or check out the other Videos from the "Meet Our Students" series:
> Why RTS Jackson? Our students comment on why they chose to study here at Jackson.
> Community Life at RTS Jackson: Students discuss their experiences within our campus community.
>God's Provision: Our students answer the question, "How has God provided for you during seminary?"
> Churches: What are the churches like in Jackson? Here is a sampling of just a few of the bigger churches in one of the most common denominations at RTS, the PCA.
> Internships: Hear from a few of our students as they describe their internship experiences, and how their service to the church has expanded their seminary education and prepared them for ministry.
> Graduation: Our students express what their time at RTS Jackson meant to them.
> Bloopers: We are, after all, human! Enjoy some of our sillier moments.
> More videos to come!
Summer Institute for Biblical Languages with Miles Van Pelt: Our language program allows RTS Students to study Biblical languages by immersion, thus enabling them to be better exegetes. Read more about our Summer Institute, as well as our MDIV Curriculum with a Biblical Exegesis track option.
The African American Leadership Initiative is open to anyone, but particularly to full-time African American seminary students demonstrating leadership potential who are pursuing an MDIV or MA degree. Through multiple platforms members of AALI will learn how to apply the Gospel to the unique challenges and circumstances of ministry in a multi-ethnic, urban setting. Read more about AALI.
Preaching on the Circuit with Ben Kappers: MDIV students at RTS Jackson have many opportunities to practice not only what they preach, but how. Ben Kappers (MDIV '11) shares his experience preaching on the circuit. Click here to read more about the circuit and our preaching-focused MDIV curriculum.
Professors Discussing Topics of Study at RTS
Systematic Theology with Ligon Duncan: John E. Richards Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology Dr. Ligon Duncan explains the importance and relevance of systematic theology.
Apologetics with Bruce Baugus: Our professors are passionate about what they teach, in and out of the classroom. Dr. Bruce Baugus discusses the importance of apologetics for the believer as well as the unbeliever.
Christology with Derek Thomas: Dr. Derek Thomas, Distinguished Visiting Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology, speaks about the importance of Christology, our understanding of who Christ is.
Covenant Theology with Ligon Duncan: What is a covenant? What role do covenants play in the Bible? Dr. Duncan explains why covenant theology helps us understand the Bible's message.
Biblical Studies with Guy Waters: Dr. Guy Waters emphasizes the importance of studying Scripture and the Biblical languages, as well as understanding the science of interpretation (Hermeneutics).
Church History with Sean Lucas: This course emphasizes the importance of gleaning wisdom from God work in His Church throughout history.