My Experience

Eunho Lee, M.Div. Student in the Korean Program

After finishing my study at CBTS, I want to join the Business as Mission Agency to help those who are marginalized and poor to get appropriate jobs and become rehabilitated. I have… Read more »


Jordan Milan, WLI Program M.Div. Student

I am a part of the Women’s Leadership Initiative Program and became so through much doubt, uncertainty, and determination. I am a planner, someone who needs to know all the details before… Read more »


Andy Oh, Certificate Program Student

I will benefit tremendously from the teaching and the guidance of my professors at Central. I am longing for strong biblical foundation. I believe I will one day become the man God wants me… Read more »


Bethany Meier, M.Div Student

There was a time when I believed that God could not love me because I was gay. Today, I am proud to be at a seminary which is preparing me to share… Read more »


Mark Harmon, M.Div. Student

It was the careful and caring prodding of my professors that helped me move from envisioning ministry primarily as preaching and teaching to primarily caring for and creating community. During my journey… Read more »


Joshua Payne, M.Div. Student

I left my teaching position to help revitalize my grandfather’s farm. I asked myself, ‘If farming were to become my ministry, what would I build?’ Central is helping me consider how to… Read more »


Elizabeth Buckner, M.Div. Student

I began with the thought that maybe a friend or two would join me in my driveway for conversation and s’mores. It turned into much more than that. Neighbors I had never… Read more »


Carolyn Dugan, Alumna (M.Div. 2016)

I started with Central Baptist Theological Seminary in 2010 as a student in the MDiv program. I wasn’t sure then and I am still not sure now what God has planned for… Read more »


Gary Green, Alum (M.Div. 2012)

I am currently in my second year in Brite Divinity School’s Ph.D. program in Pastoral Theology. The program is enriching and challenging, and is allowing me to explore research questions that have… Read more »


Patricia Hernandez, Alumna (D.Min 2015)

I am a bridge builder who reaches across theological, geographical, and cultural divides to relate to people and pastors in many different kinds of situations, always bringing people closer to each other… Read more »