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RTS Charlotte Graduation: See Photos



Photos from RTS Charlotte 2018...

Register for Fall 2018 Classes



2018 Fall Schedule Gospels - 3.00 Hours Dr. Michael Kruger Monday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Attention is given to each writer's literary art, theological teaching, pastoral purpose, and message for today's church and world. Register as Student  |  Register as Auditor American Presbyterianism - 2.00 Hours Dr....

Dr. James N. Anderson - Promotion to Professor of Theology and Philosophy at RTS



(Charlotte, NC) – June 1, 2018 Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the promotion of Dr. James N. Anderson as Professor of Theology and Philosophy at RTS Charlotte beginning June 1, 2018.  James earned a Ph.D. in Philosophical Theology from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and completed an M.A. in Philosophy and...

EQUIP Seminar with Dr. Jeremy Pierre



Human beings have been labeling each other for almost as long as there have been humans. Sanguine and choleric humors, introversion and extroversion, INFJs and ESFPs, and numbers on the enneagram all claim to say something about us. Christians often wonder what, if anything, the Bible has to say about such claims. How does personality shape our...

25th Anniversary



25th Anniversary Celebrating Our Past, Present and Future.   God has richly blessed our ministry. We end our 25th year and begin our 25th Anniversary Campaign in thankfulness to Him and our faithful friends. We look forward to the next 25 years. Watch our Campaign Video ( http://charlotte25years.rts.edu/#kruger) Learn...

RTS Spring 2018 Picnic and Field Day



Head over to the RTS Events page to see all the photos from this year's Spring Picnic and Field...

Register for Summer 2018 Classes



2018 Summer Schedule Master of Arts and Master of Divinity Online registration opens April 1, 2018. Register at www.rts.edu The drop deadline is Tuesday at 5:00 pm (Wednesday, August 8th, at 12:00 pm for NT502). PT522 Communication II Dr. Richard Belcher June 4-8 | 2 Credit Hours Monday 1-4:30 pm | Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9 am-4:30 pm...

New Summer/Winter MACC Degree



(CHARLOTTE, NC) - March 12, 2018 – RTS Charlotte is pleased to announce a new format available to students interested in pursuing a Master of Arts in Christian Counseling degree. Launching in Fall 2018, the Summer/Winter MACC is specifically designed to give students the ability to pursue their biblical counseling degree while living at a...

Harold O.J. Brown Lecture: Rosaria Butterfield



Rosaria Butterfield: Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert February 20, 2018 Rosaria, by the standards of many, was living a very good life. She had a tenured position at a large university in a field for which she cared deeply. She owned two homes with her partner, in which they provided hospitality to students and activists that were looking...

Providence House Scholarship



Ruth C. Samuelson loved - and served - her state, her community, her church and her Lord. On January 23, 2017, Ruth entered into the presence of her Lord. Before her passing, Ruth and her family made arrangements for a significant gift to RTS Charlotte. This commitment, one of the largest scholarship gifts in the 25-year history of RTS Charlotte,...

Spring 2018 Classes



03CO741/01 - Counseling Practicum I - 2.00 Hours Dr. Jim Newheiser February 6 - May 15 | Thursday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Students will work through case studies and small groups in order to gain practical experience. Prerequisite: CO516 Intro to Christian Counseling. Register as Student  |  Register as Auditor 03PT510/01 -Preaching...

Winter 2018 Classes



03CO516 - Acts & Romans - 2.00 Hours Dr. Robert J. Cara January 8 - January 12 | Monday 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM, TueWedThur 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM A study of Acts and Paul’s Epistle to the Romans that emphasizes both the original meaning and the modern meaning. Register as Student  |  Register as...

Rev. Kevin DeYoung speaks on why he came to RTS Charlotte



"What I want to accomplish at RTS Charlotte"   "Why I came to RTS...

Announcement of Faculty Position for Old Testament Professor



Reformed Theological Seminary  Charlotte, NC  Announcement of a Faculty Position Old Testament Professor  June 2017      Job Description Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte, NC invites applications and nominations for a full-time faculty appointment at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full...

You Never Stop Being a Parent



Watch Dr. Jim Newheiser's Equip workshop on "You Never Stop Being a Parent" ​ ​Dr. Jim Newheiser, Jr., is the Director of the Christian Counseling Program and Associate Professor of Christian Counseling and Practical Theology at RTS Charlotte. For 25 years, Dr. Newheiser served as the Preaching Pastor at Grace Bible Church in Escondido,...

How do we raise up our children in the knowledge of the Lord?



Melissa Kruger, Author and wife of RTS Charlotte President Dr. Mike Kruger, answers the question of how do we raise up our children in the knowledge of the Lord. Read more by Melissa...

Vision Banquet featuring Singer/Songwriter Andrew Peterson



Click here to view photos of the RTS Charlotte 2017 Vision Banquet held at Quail Hollow Club featuring singer/songwriter Andrew...

Kevin DeYoung Appointed as Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology at RTS Charlotte



Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin DeYoung as Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology at RTS Charlotte, beginning June 1, 2017. Kevin was formerly a Chancellor’s Professor for RTS, but will now be a residential, voting member of the Charlotte faculty, teaching several courses each academic...

Watch Dr. Carl Trueman talk on "Reformation Preaching and the Modern Mind"



Dr. Carl Trueman teaches at the 2017 Harold O.J. Brown Lecture Series at RTS Charlotte on the Preaching of the Reformation. ​ Dr. Carl R. Trueman (PhD, Aberdeen) holds the Paul Woolley Chair of Church History and is professor of church history at Westminster Theological Seminary. Read more by Dr....

Center for Church Planting



Hear from Rev. Tom Hawkes, Director of the new Center for Church Planting on, 3 Common Dangers Church Planters Face. Learn more about the program...

How wisdom protects you from sexual sin



Dr. Jim Newheiser, Associate Professor of Christian Counseling and Practical Theology at RTS Charlotte, preaches in Chapel from Proverbs 2:16-19. ...

Equip Workshops



Did you miss an Equip workshop? Watch or listen to them here. The Equip workshop series was created to assist the Charlotte community by bringing in scholars and speakers to address important issues in counseling and beyond. The hope is that workshop attendees will walk away more equipped to be a minister of Christ in the church and the world....

Is seminary necessary to be in ministry?



Dr. Ligon Duncan, Chancellor and CEO of RTS, addresses the necessity of seminary for ministry. Apply to RTS...

The Disciple Investing Life



Dr. Rod Culbertson, Associate Professor of Practical Theology and the Dean of Student Development, has recently written a new book: The 'Disciple Investing' Life: Helping Others Grow in Their Relationship with Christ. This new book is written to help you invest your life in another person who wants to grow as a Christian. Read it and discover how...

A song in the midst of doubt



Are you doubting God and finding it hard to praise him as you see others prospering?  Listen to Rev. Dave Latham, Director of Admissions at RTS Charlotte, preach from Psalm 73. ...

Register for Spring 2017 Classes



NT506 Greek Exegesis Dr. Robert Cara Mondays 1-3pm By studying the text of selected passages students learn grammatical analysis, apply hermeneutical principles, and develop exegetical skills. Register as Student  |  Register as Auditor NT522 Hebrews-Revelation Dr. Mike Kruger Mondays 1-4pm An introduction to the General...

Watch Dr. Heath Lambert discuss Transgender Confusion and Transformational Christianity



Watch Dr. Heath Lambert's lecture on the assertions of transgender proponents against the unchanging Word of God.  Dr. Heath Lambert is the Executive Director of the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors, Associate Pastor and Executive Pastor for Discipleship and Family Life at First Baptist Church in Jacksonville, Florida,...

Spring Preview Day



Spring Preview Day is coming soon! If you are considering RTS Charlotte this is a great way to see the campus, meet with our professors, and sit in on a class. Details and registration info...

Dr. Michael J. Kruger Appointed Vice-President of the Evangelical Theological Society



Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce that Dr. Michael J. Kruger, President and Samuel C. Patterson Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at RTS Charlotte, has been appointed as the vice-president of the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS). 

 The appointment took place during the annual ETS business meeting on...

“Thinking Biblically About Transgenderism" with Dr. James Anderson



Watch Dr. James Anderson, Associate Professor of Theology and Philosophy at RTS Charlotte, speak on thinking biblically about...

Nancy Guthrie on what grieving people wish you knew



Nancy Guthrie, Author, Teacher, and Speaker, lectures at RTS Charlotte on "What Grieving People Wish You Knew." Watch it...

Center for Church Planting Reception



On November 2nd RTS Charlotte invited staff, faculty, and friends of the seminary to Quail Hollow Club to introduce the new Mdiv emphasis on Church Planting. This event featured guest speaker Andy Lewis, Senior Pastor at Mitchell Road PCA in Greenville, SC.   To see pictures of the event, click...

Does the Bible have mistakes?



Dr. Michael J. Kruger, President and Samuel C. Patterson Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at RTS Charlotte, answers the question of does the Bible have mistakes in this week's Wisdom Wednesday. Wisdom Wednesday is a weekly video series where relevant matters of the Christian faith are addressed by RTS faculty and friends...

Fall Festival



Students, faculty, and staff enjoyed food and fellowship at the annual Fall Festival at RTS Charlotte! See the fun photos...

Book Release: Prophet, Priest, and King by Dr. Richard Belcher



We are excited to announce the release of Dr. Belcher’s new book Prophet, Priest, and King: The Roles of Christ in the Bible and Our Roles Today published by P&R Publishing. Dr. Richard P. Belcher is the John D. and Frances M. Gwin Professor of Old Testament and the Academic Dean at Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte, NC....

Why Should I Believe Christianity?



Dr. James Anderson, Associate Professor of Theology and Philosophy has recently written a new book Why Should I Believe Christianity?  This new book explains what the Christian worldview is and why in the end it’s the only reasonable worldview to hold. Written in an engaging style, avoiding Christian jargon and technical...

Watch the Convocation Lecture



Dr. Jim Newheiser delivers the Fall 2016 Convocation Lecture on "The Relationship between Biblical Counseling and Preaching in the Local Church."  Dr. Jim Newheiser is the Director of the Christian Counseling Program and Associate Professor of Christian Counseling and Practical Theology at RTS Charlotte. For 25 years, Dr. Newheiser...

"Liberty in Non-Essentials" by Dr. S. Donald Fortson III



EPC history published in honor of denomination’s 35th anniversary In celebration of the 35th anniversary of its founding in 1981, the EPC has published Liberty in Non-Essentials: The Story of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church. Written by Don Fortson, Professor of Church History and Practical Theology at Reformed Theological Seminary,...

The Gospel Promised and The Gospel Realized



Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of RTS, we present our faculty's two-volume set on a Biblical Theological Introduction to the Old Testament and New Testament.  This gospel-centered two-volume set titled: The Gospel Promised, edited by Dr. Miles Van Pelt, and The Gospel Realized, edited by Dr. Michael J. Kruger, published by...

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