Articles


Shepherds’ Conference 2017 Keynote Sessions

Last month the 2017 Shepherds’ Conference was held on our campus. The general session videos are available to you below. John MacArthur – General Session 15 Steve Lawson – General Session 14 Conrad Mbewe – General Session 13 Tom Pennington – General Session 12 Albert Mohler – General Session 11 H.B. Charles – General Session … read more »

Announcing John MacArthur’s latest book in the “The Gospel According to…” trilogy

Almost 30 years ago, our president Dr. John MacArthur released The Gospel According to Jesus. This year he concludes the trilogy with The Gospel According to Paul. The apostle Paul penned a number of pithy, focused passages in his letters to the early church that summarize the gospel message in just a few, well-chosen words. Each of … read more »

TMS Introduces the Institute for Church Leadership

  During the 2017 Shepherds’ Conference Summit on Christology, The Master’s Seminary announced the launch of a new program, the Institute for Church Leadership (ICL). Believing every pastor has a responsibility to raise up the next generation of spiritual leaders in the church, the ICL was established to support pastors as they train future elders … read more »

New Book by Dr. Michael Vlach

He Will Reign Forever: A Biblical Theology of the Kingdom of God will be officially released at the upcoming 2017 Shepherds’ Conference. The long awaited treatise by Professor of Theology Dr. Michael Vlach focuses on the Kingdom of God as the overarching theme of Scripture. He Will Reign Forever offers a biblical theology of the kingdom of … read more »

Apply to the D.Min. Program for Summer 2017

This summer, the Doctor of Ministry program will meet again for the Summer 2017 session. For some, this is the final modular session before focusing on a dissertation. For others, this marks the beginning of doctoral study. Dr. John MacArthur and Dr. Steve Lawson will teach on Doctrinal Foundations for Expository Preaching, and Dr. Dale … read more »

“Biblical Doctrine,” New Systematic Theology by MacArthur, Mayhue, and TMS Faculty

With the publication of Biblical Doctrine, we asked Dr. John MacArthur for his perspective on what this volume is all about and why it is so important. Why do we need a new systematic theology? John MacArthur: In order to answer that question, it is first necessary to explain that Biblical Doctrine does not contain … read more »

Introducing Center for Israeli Studies

The Master’s Seminary has established a new ministry—Center for Israeli Studies—with a mandate to support the work of the church in Israel. The center’s operations include: providing opportunities and scholarships for Israelis to be trained at TMS Los Angeles for pastoral ministry, as well as to be prepared as trainers of pastors themselves for when … read more »

New Dean of Faculty, Dr. Nathan Busenitz

We are honored to announce that The Master’s Seminary has appointed a new Dean of Faculty, Dr. Nathan Busenitz. Dr. Busenitz’s godly character and his experience in both the academic world and the local church give us the utmost faith in his abilities and we look forward to this new season of leadership. The following interview … read more »

New Book by Dr. Greg Harris

This December, B & H Academic will release a digital edition of Dr. Greg Harris’ new book, The Bible Expositor’s Handbook of the Old Testament. The Bible Expositor’s Handbook of the Old Testament provides a thorough introduction to the attitudes and practices required to deeply understand the message of the Old Testament. Exhorting students of Scripture … read more »

TMS Fall Picnic 2016

On September 17, 2016, TMS faculty, staff, and seminary families—new and old alike—gathered on the coast in Oxnard, CA for the annual fall picnic. It was a wonderful time of relaxation and fellowship outside of the context of the classroom. Between volleyball, soccer, and football games, bonding over barbecue, and building sandcastles on the seashore, … read more »