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2018 Alumni Distinguished Service Award | Gary DeSalvo (ThM, 1981)

Thirty-seven years ago a group of ordinary people called Gary DeSalvo to lead Temple Bible Church in Temple, Texas, straight, “fresh out of seminary, in 1981,” DeSalvo explains. He was twenty-six years old, and he and his family “fell in love with the people.”  DeSalvo explains further, “There’s no other place we would rather serve …

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Dr. Larry J. Waters (1946-2018)

Dr. Larry J. Waters (PhD, 1998), professor of Bible Exposition, Editor-in-Chief for “Bibliotheca Sacra,” author, beloved friend, devoted husband, father of two, grandfather to five, and spiritual mentor to many passed away this morning, Tuesday, August 7, 2018, after suffering a stroke. Although we trust that his joy abounds in the presence of the Lord Jesus he …

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Dr. Robert Lightner (1931-2018)

In the early hours of Friday, August 3, 2018, Robert P. Lightner (ThM, 1959; ThD, 1964) went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. He served as professor of Dallas Theological Seminary, author, beloved friend, devoted husband, father of three, grandfather to fifteen, grandfather-in-law to seven, a great-grandfather to six, and mentor to many. Our thoughts …

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BSM at UT Dallas | Mark Warrington (ThM, 2013) and Brady Blair (MABS, MACE, 2017)

Mark Warrington (ThM, 2013) and Brady Blair (MABS, MACE, 2017) serve as the Director and Associate Director of the Baptist Student Ministry at The University of Texas at Dallas in Richardson, TX. BSM is a ministry of the Baptist General Convention of Texas (BGCT). You can read about their work with college students at www.bsmatutdallas.org. …

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Ashley Scarbrough (MAMW, 2015)

I work at Children’s Relief International, a non-profit based in Rockwall, Texas. We partner with national leaders (many of whom are DTS grads) to take the light of Christ to those in deep poverty. Like many non-profits, the employees wear many hats, but I serve mainly as the staff photojournalist. I travel throughout the year to …

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DTS Alumni respond to Hurricane Harvey

Zack McCoy (ThM, 2012) and other DTS Alumni pastoring in Houston and Corpus Christi partnered with EFCA ReachGlobal Crisis Response and local churches to reach out to those affected by Hurricane Harvey.