Author: Keith Collier

Keith Collier serves as managing editor of the Southern Baptist TEXAN and is an elder at Normandale Baptist Church in Fort Worth. He earned both his Master of Divinity and Doctor of Philosophy from Southwestern Seminary (in 2010 and 2016, respectively). He and his wife, Amy, have three children, ages 6 to 12. Twitter: @kmancollier

The Greatest Manuscript Discovery of Modern Times

While searching for a stray goat in January of 1947 a Bedouin goat herder stumbled upon the discovery of a lifetime. The story goes that as he was throwing rocks into a cave, he heard the sound of breaking pottery. He brought his father and brother, and the th... Read More »

Through Scripture, Reformation began in Luther’s heart

Editor’s note: This article first appeared in the Southern Baptist TEXAN, newsjournal of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention. The Jan. 23 TEXAN will include a special report on the Anabaptists and their continuing influence. Martin Luther’s reforms w... Read More »

Providential Car Repair

North Texas’ blazing summer heat, which already has more than a  month’s worth of triple-digit days, all but warrants the necessity of an  air-conditioned car. In June, as temperatures consistently soared above  100, I realized I was in for seve... Read More »

Leadership Development Center accentuates seminary experience

Recognizing seminary students’ need for hands-on ministry prior to graduation, Greg Love believes churches have the responsibility to aid students during their theological training by providing ministry opportunities and practical experience in a local churc... Read More »

In Their Own Words: Patterson answers questions about the atonement, L. Russ Bush

B&H Publishing recently released Defending the Faith, Engaging the Culture: Essays Honoring L. Russ Bush, edited by Bruce Little and Mark Liederbach. Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary president Paige Patterson, a personal friend of Bush, contribute... Read More »

9Marks interview with Paige Patterson

9Marks ministry recently posted an archived interview with Paige Patterson on its blog. The interview, conducted by 9Marks representatives Mark Dever and Matt Schmucker, took place while Patterson was president of the Southern Baptist Convention and president ... Read More »

In Their Own Words: Q&A with David Allen on Hebrews Commentary

B&H Publishing recently released the New American Commentary on Hebrews by David Allen, dean of the School of Theology. The following is an edited interview with Allen about the book. To watch video of additional answers from Allen, go to www.swbts.edu/In... Read More »

In Their Own Words: Q&A with David Allen on ‘Text-Driven Preaching’

The following is from an interview with David Allen, dean of the School of Theology at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, on a new book he co-edited,Text-Driven Preaching by B&H Academic. To watch additional video clips of the interview, visit www... Read More »