Kelley’s SBC report

NOBTS President Chuck Kelley issues his annual report to SBC messengers in Houston June 12.
NOBTS President Chuck Kelley issues his annual report to SBC messengers in Houston June 12.

HOUSTON—New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary President Chuck Kelley delivered a word of determination, innovation and growth to SBC messengers in his annual report June 12. Continue reading

NOBTS receives ‘providential gift’

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary President Chuck Kelley announced details of a $1.5 million gift to NOBTS from an anonymous donor and other scholarship gifts for bivocational and African American students during the trustee executive committee’s June meeting. Continue reading

Perseverance, partnerships impact Cuban Baptists

CubaConexionFour days before “Superstorm” Sandy roared ashore in New Jersey Oct. 29, 2012, as a Category 1 hurricane, the storm crossed Cuba, making landfall near Santiago de Cuba around 2 a.m. Oct. 25 as a Category 3 storm. Continue reading

Onassic Jones: Minister of Reconciliation

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By Frank Michael McCormack

Downstairs at Cafe Reconcile, patrons feast on traditional New Orleans dishes like fried oyster po-boys, bread pudding and eggplant Jennifer. Two floors up, students gather for a life skills training class – their first stop en route to culinary training and job placement. And just down the hall, a student, on his way to work as a server for the day, knocks on Onassis Jones’ door. He’s seeking counsel for a personal issue before he gets started in the restaurant. Continue reading