Criswell College graduate shares how the College’s community shaped his educational experience

Denis Reyes | May 11, 2022

James Mayville, a 2022 graduate of Criswell College, shares how the College’s community shaped his educational experience. It is a privilege for us to share James’s story.   As I have quickly approached the moment for which we all work so hard—graduation—I have had a lot of time to reflect… Read More

Criswell College trustees approve budget, elect faculty, and endorse President’s bestowal of emeritus status

Kendall Lyons | May 10, 2022

The Criswell College board of trustees received an update on the college’s strategic plan, approved the 2023 fiscal year budget, approved the 2022 graduates, elected a new faculty member, and endorsed President Barry Creamer’s bestowal of emeritus status upon Dr. R. Alan Streett.   Dr. Creamer shared progress the college has… Read More

Meet Faculty Dr. Steven Sanders

Denis Reyes | April 5, 2022

Criswell College President Barry Creamer has appointed Dr. Steven Sanders as the college’s new Assistant Professor of New Testament and Greek. Sanders earned a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology (2003), as well as a Th.M. in Pastoral Leadership (2007) and Ph.D. in New Testament Studies (2019) from… Read More

Meet Faculty Dr. Ty Kieser

Kendall Lyons | March 11, 2022

Criswell College President Barry Creamer has appointed Dr. Ty Kieser to Assistant Professor of Theology. Dr. Kieser will also serve as the Program Director of the Master of Arts in Theological and Biblical Studies. Dr. Kieser earned his Ph.D. in Biblical and Theological Studies from Wheaton College in 2020. Prior… Read More

Criswell Graduate Goes from Student to Servant

Kendall Lyons | December 22, 2021

Criswell graduate Jeff Fair visited Criswell College in 2000, attended a special chapel, sat through two courses, and concluded that Criswell College was the place for him. “My time at Criswell College began in the fall of 2002. I graduated in 2006 with a BA in Biblical Studies. My first… Read More

Criswell College holds prayer service for Veterans Day

Kendall Lyons | November 18, 2021

Criswell College held a Veterans Day event, inviting current and retired service members to campus to join in prayer for our nation and for those serving in every branch of our military. Vice President of Advancement Dr. Joe Wooddell, whose office hosted the event, shared that he came to Christ… Read More

Sophomore Summit marks first-year experience with community connecting event

Kendall Lyons | November 18, 2021

Students at Criswell College will spend the second year of their experience on-campus connecting as a community. This year, a group of sophomore students packed their bags and rode together to Camp Bonita in New Mexico to participate in “Sophomore Summit,” an off-campus event that gave students a chance to… Read More

Criswell Hosts 2021 Homecoming

Kendall Lyons | November 8, 2021

Criswell College held its inaugural homecoming celebration, inviting alumni to celebrate their legacy and witness firsthand the changes happening on campus. Alumni gathered Saturday morning to attend a special chapel, tour the campus and residence hall, and celebrate newly retired Distinguished Senior Professor H. Leroy Metts. The morning began with… Read More


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