A Ministry of Southwestern Seminary's Women's Programs

Category: Education

Women’s Programs At Southwestern

When I began to develop a program of women’s studies, I knew that there were two foundational courses essential for every woman who wanted to pursue theological education. Biblical Theology of Womanhood was the one that every woman embra... Read More »

If You Had To Pick Just One…

… WHICH CLASS WOULD IT BE? With six women-specific classes online this fall, there’s something for you, no matter where you are. Click here for more details on Women’s Programs Fall 2017 Classes. Click here for more info a... Read More »

Where Do Women Serve?

Women have been created in the image of God and have been given a role to fulfill! Women can do anything they have been gifted and called to do within the boundaries and guidelines that God has placed. We serve a loving, creative God who i... Read More »

Christianity Needs More Commandos

Off the beaten path in Scotland in the shadow of Ben Nevis lies the Commando Memorial that honors World War II Commando veterans and their families. The monument was erected in 1952, and the small plaque on the front proclaims: “In memory... Read More »

What My First Week of Seminary Taught Me

I stood on the curb like a frozen statue staring at my brand new world from across the street. Less than a hundred yards away was my future. The last pieces of my previous life had just boarded a connecting flight back to Tampa, and here I ... Read More »

Why Should a Woman Pursue Theological Education?

Every woman ought to study God’s Word, seeking to know the heavenly Father, to understand His principles for godly living, to discover His solutions to problems and disappointments, and to equip herself for service in His kingdom. An educ... Read More »

The Influence of Dorothy Kelley Patterson

This week, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary installed the Dorothy Kelley Patterson Chair of Women’s Studies. For those not familiar with academic nomenclature and procedures, the importance of the establishment of such a chair me... Read More »

An Interview with Michelle Myers

Editor’s Note: Michelle Myers is wife, mom, pastor’s wife, fitness and nutrition coach, entrepreneur, and minister to women. But if that weren’t enough hats to wear, Michelle is also a dynamic encourager and a faithful f... Read More »

5 Characteristics of My Favorite Types of Students

Today school is back in session, and I have a confession to make. While I love all of my students equally, and consider it one of the greatest privileges in the world to get to invest in these women and pray for them throughout the semester... Read More »

Take Biblical Theology of Womanhood (New Testament) Tuition-FREE

Sign up to take Biblical Theology of Womanhood for free! Taught by Dr. Dorothy Patterson and Professor Candi Finch. Read More »