Connecting the classroom to the unbelieving world by training and mobilizing students to be relentless in evangelism, committed to missions, and deployed in church planting.
Establishing a scholarly Christian understanding of the many strands of Islam in order to boldly and respectfully proclaim the gospel to our Muslim neighbors to the ends of the earth.
Providing pastoral resources and training to help pastors in the work of recovering and revitalizing the most at-risk churches in the Southern Baptist Convention.
Engaging the church and the broader culture from a theological worldview and posture. It is our desire to speak wisdom in a confused age, to offer what Henry called “true Christian hope that is Christological in its foundation.”
Promoting the study of Baptist history as well as theological reflection on the contemporary significance of that history.
Articulating the message of the gospel through the corporate worship gathering by training the next generation of worship pastors and fostering a community of scholars and worship practitioners for the glory of God.
Modeling and promoting expository preaching because we believe that something happens when God’s Word goes forth.
Facilitating training opportunities for students preparing for urban ministry and promoting healthy local church growth that reach cities for Christ.
Encouraging and equipping church leaders involved in biblical counseling by providing resources, hosting events, and more.