A Ministry of Southwestern Seminary's Women's Programs

Category: Education

Congratulations to Our Graduating Southwestern Women!

We are thrilled for and proud of our graduating Southwestern Women! Below are just a few of our female theologians who completed their seminary degrees this year.   Lizzie Carpinteyro Master of Theological Studies “Every investment w... Read More »

Why Should Women Study Theology?

I’ll never forget a poignant “question” I received from a family member when I shared how I was moving to Texas to study theology in a seminary context. This person implicitly stated his opinion about this decision in the form of a qu... Read More »

The Future of Women in Theological Education

The most empowering aspect of women’s theological education is that is for women just like you, no matter who you are, where you live, or what goal you aspire to achieve in your ministry. Our churches and seminaries are filled with women ... Read More »

What My First Week at 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 »

How You Prepare And How You Run Determine How You Finish

Every runner who trains for a race must train with purpose to run the race at her best. Whether training for a triathlon, a marathon, a 150-mile bike race, or a simple 5k, how she prepares and how she runs determines how she finishes. Paul ... Read More »

Set Apart and Sent: The Impact of Southwestern Women Around the World

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 »

Let Us Be Women: A Call for Women’s Theological Education

The incomparable Elisabeth Elliot once said, “The fact that I am a woman doesn’t make me a different kind of Christian, but the fact that I am a Christian makes me a different kind of woman.” Her words echo down through the decades as... 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 »

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 »