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Asbury Theological Seminary Welcomes New Trustees

Asbury Theological Seminary welcomes alumnae Bishop Linda Adams and Rev. Stephanie M. Raglin to the Board of Trustees. The Board of Trustees ensures that all Seminary policies and procedures align with the Seminary’s mission to “prepare theologically educated, sanctified, Spirit-filled men and women to evangelize and to spread scriptural holiness throughout the world.” “We are… Read More »


Asbury Seminary Trains Global Church Planting Leaders

Asbury Seminary’s Church Planting Initiative partners with Disciple 21 Church Planting Network and Church of God in Christ to plant churches and train leaders around the world with church planting institutes, conferences, training modules and certificate programs. “The Church Planting Initiative is so grateful for these relationships and the opportunity to work with these networks… Read More »


Day of Prayer for Racial Reconciliation on October 8

Join the Asbury Seminary community on Thursday, October 8 from my 7 a.m.-7 p.m. for a day of prayer and fasting as we journey toward racial reconciliation within our hearts, our communities, our country and the world. Download the Racial Reconciliation Prayer Primer that will guide you in specific prayer focuses by hour throughout the day.… Read More »


Asbury Seminary Celebrates Seven Years of Growth and Record-Breaking Enrollment

Asbury Theological Seminary announces seven consecutive years of enrollment growth with students from around the world seeking to become “theologically educated, sanctified, Spirit-filled men and women.” Asbury Seminary officially welcomed 515 new students for the fall semester of 2020 for a total enrollment of 1,806 students. The Seminary not only increased its new student enrollment… Read More »


Asbury Seminary Alum Dr. Guenson Charlot Named President of Emmaus University

Asbury Seminary congratulates Dr. Guenson Charlot (D.Min. 2019) on his recent appointment as president of Emmaus University in Haiti. Dr. Charlot has worked at Emmaus for 12 years prior to being appointed president. Emmaus University prepares Christ-like disciples, church planters, and redemptive leaders to transform Haiti, the Caribbean and beyond through higher education that is… Read More »


Asbury Seminary Launches New Location in Colorado Springs

Asbury Theological Seminary announces the opening of its newest extension site in Colorado Springs, Colo., as part of the Asbury Seminary Global Initiative. Asbury Seminary has designed this new global-learning site to make its high-quality Seminary education more accessible to co-vocational students and post-traditional learners who want some face-to-face interaction with professors and students without… Read More »


Dr. David Thompson, Former Professor at Asbury Seminary Passes Away

Dr. David Loren Thompson, Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies at Asbury Seminary, passed away July 4, 2020. The family received friends July 9 from 5-7 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home in Wilson, N.C. The Seminary extends condolences to Dr. Thompson’s family and invites all who wish to sign Dr. Thompson’s online guest book at Joyner’s… Read More »


Dr. Albin Whitworth Receives Asbury University A Award

Dr. Albin C. Whitworth, Organist of the Chapel and visiting professor of Music at Asbury Seminary, received the A Award from Asbury University during their Virtual Reunion Weekend, June 24-27. For 74 years, the A Award has been Asbury University’s highest alumni honor of distinction and is given to Asbury University graduates who have made… Read More »


Asbury Seminary Team Makes 827 Masks

Seven members of the Asbury Seminary community, led by Paula Hisel, Assistant to the Department of Advancement, joined together to make 827 masks for the Seminary community. Staff, faculty and students have the option to receive two masks free of charge. The masks meet all Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines and consist of three… Read More »


Dr. Donald Joy, Former Professor at Asbury Seminary Passes Away

Dr. Donald Marvin Joy, Professor Emeritus of Human Development and Family Studies at Asbury Seminary, passed away June 6, 2020. Graveside services will be conducted for family only Saturday, June 13, 2020. A memorial service is tentatively scheduled for September 19, 2020 at the Free Methodist Church in Wilmore, Ky. The Seminary extends condolences to… Read More »