Posts by Carolyn Matthews

  • Dr. Richard Chung Adjunct at Logos Evangelical Seminary

    November 13, 2015 ~ Carolyn Matthews

    Dr. Richard Chung (1995) is an adjunct professor at the Logos Evangelical Seminary in El Monte, CA. He teaches classes on the topic of family and youth ministries. He says, “I remember with fondness all the lessons I learned at ABSW from my professors and classmates.”

  • Dr. Johnny Wilson Attends Black Theology Leadership Institute

    November 12, 2015 ~ Carolyn Matthews

    Dr. Johnny M. Wilson (1983) was selected by Black Theology Leadership Institute to attend “A Balm in Gilead: Toward a Theology of Healing and Wholeness.” The event took place July 11-18 and Rev. Dr. Wilson was one of fifty fellows selected from among 500 applicants across the country. Rev. Wilson received his MDiv from ABSW and his DMin from United Theological Seminary in Dayton, OH.


  • Rev. Robert Sturdivant Installed as Pastor of First Baptist Church of Astoria, Oregon

    November 12, 2015 ~ Carolyn Matthews

    Rev. Robert Sturdivant (1996) was installed as the new pastor of First Baptist Church of Astoria, OR on August 30. He has been busy making contacts in the community and among church members. Rev. Sturdivant writes: “I feel like what I do here is to honor the ministry of Pastor Glenn and his family who were here before me. Pastor Glenn passed away almost a year ago and the people still miss him very much. His presence is deeply felt by all. We ask that you pray for his wife Julie and the family…Keep us also in prayer as we begin a new ministry that God has blessed us with and that we have a positive impact in the lives of the church and community.”

  • Cherri Murphy Joins Sanctuary for the Arts Leadership Team

    November 12, 2015 ~ Carolyn Matthews

    Cherri Murphy (ABSW student), has officially joined the ministry team as a Co-Minister at Sanctuary for the Arts. They can be found on the web at: