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2014 Alumnus of the Year

December 22, 2014

SHARON YANCEY CHOSEN ASBURY THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY ALUMNUS OF THE YEAR Asbury Theological Seminary is pleased to announce that Sharon Yancey will receive the Distinguished Alumni of the Year award for 2014. Yancey is a 1979 graduate of the Seminary. Four years ago she began a program model that has become known as, “The Matthew Initiative,” Read More

BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEMBERS HONORED

December 15, 2014

For the first time in its history, Asbury Seminary has named an honorary Chair of the Board of Trustees. Bishop Sundo Kim was granted that honor in the Fall meeting of the Board on November 11, 2014. Bishop Kim is a world-renowned Christian leader, whose influence extends far beyond his native Korea. He is the Read More

GWINN TO BECOME NEW ASBURY SEMINARY BOARD CHAIR

December 15, 2014

The Asbury Theological Seminary Board of Trustees has elected Bishop Alfred W. Gwinn, Jr., as its new Board Chair. His three-year term will begin January 1. Bishop Gwinn is a retired bishop of the United Methodist Church, having served most recently as the bishop of the North Carolina Conference. He is one of eight Asbury Read More

Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) contest winners

November 24, 2014

Thanks to all who entered the Name our Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) contest! First place winner of $250 The Quill – submitted by Thad Hicks Honorable mention runners-up and $50 winners: Think Write – submitted by Bill CastilloWrite On! – submitted by Brad Johnson

Winter 2014 Graduation Info

November 24, 2014

Dr. Keener’s newest commentary released, Acts Vol 3

October 27, 2014

Highly respected New Testament scholar Craig Keener is known for his meticulous and comprehensive research. This commentary on Acts, his magnum opus, may be the largest and most thoroughly documented Acts commentary available. Useful not only for the study of Acts but also early Christianity, this work sets Acts in its first-century context. In this Read More

New Korean Translation of Living Into Community by Dr. Christine Pohl is now available

October 24, 2014

Living Into Community is the third work of Dr. Christine Pohl, Professor of Church in Society at Asbury Theological Seminary, that has been translated into Korean. Her previous two works in Korean Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition and Friendship at the Margins have received a great response from Korean readers. Further, in the Read More

Winfield Bevins – New Director of Church Planting

October 13, 2014

We are delighted to welcome Winfield Bevins to the Asbury community as our new Director of Church Planting.  Central to our 2023 Strategic Plan is our commitment to unleash a new wave of Wesleyan church planting here in the U.S.A. and around the world.  Dr. Bevins comes to us with extensive church planting experience. He Read More

Kingdom Conference – Oct 16-17

October 10, 2014

The Kingdom Conference is a global celebration and opportunity to unite pastors, academicians and business leaders to explore how social entrepreneurship can be adapted to carry out kingdom-minded initiatives using the business approach. Kingdom Conference is sponsored through the partnership between The Asbury Project and Kingdom Conference (asburyproject.org)​. Opportunities include an International Chapel Service and Read More