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TopDecember 2013
Final Hogan Lecture 
  • Thursday, December 5 at 2:00 p.m. in the William J. Seymour Chapel 
  • Dr. Joseph Dimitrov, the 2013-2014 J. Philip Hogan Professor of World Missions, will present his final lecture entitled, "God's Image in Man Put Against Christ, the Primal Image: Paul's Foundation for the Believer's Renewal in Colossians 3:10 and Ephesians 4:23-24."
  • Lecture will include a time for Q & A.
  • Reception immediately following the lecture in the Great Hall.
AGTS Cookie Day
  • Wednesday, December 11 in the Great Hall.
  • All students, faculty, and staff are invited
    to enjoy delicious homemade Christmas goodies to celebrate the end of the Fall semester.
Where in the World is
Dr. Klaus? 
  • December 5: Speaking at the Springfield North AG sectional Christmas banquet at Peace Chapel, Fair Grove, Missouri to Top
Academic News  


Final Exam Week  

  • Monday - Friday, December 9-13cap

Attention Fall Graduates in M.A. in Intercultural Ministries Programs 

  • Portfolios are due on December 13  

Special Opportunities!  

  • THE/MHT 639 Stu: History of Christianity in Asia
    • Taught by Dr. Paul Lewis
  • PTH/MCS 556 Field Education Research Project
    • Taught by Dr. Randy Walls and faculty team
    • Required course for M.Div., MACM, and MAIM degrees  

Improve Your Writing!  

  • Graduate work can be frustrating if your academic writing competency is not at the level it should be. We recommend the following:
    • Enroll in RES 512 Academic Writing.
    • Receive a total of 13 hours of classroom instruction in a weekend module and up to 20 hours of one-to-one coaching.
    • This one-credit course will be offered in the spring semester at half the regular tuition rate. Be sure to sign up early for spring!  

Military Chaplaincy  

  • Individuals interested in military chaplaincy should enroll in this spring course:
    • PTH 540 "Military Chaplaincy"
    • Wednesdays, 2:00-4:45 p.m.
    • Taught by Chaplain Scott McChrystal 

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  • Starting January 1, all course registration and all drops and adds must be entered through the Student Portal.
  • The Registrar's Office will no longer be accepting and processing paper forms. If you have any questions, please contact Connie Cross, the AGTS Registrar. If you have any questions about the Student Portal, please contact the Help Desk.  

Fall Grades  

  • Fall grades may be viewed through the Student Portal beginning January 2.  

Spring Enrollment 

  • Not yet registered for classes in Spring 2014?
  • See the Registrar's Page on the AGTS website for more information.
  • A $20.00 late fee will apply. 

New E-mail or Local Address?   E-mail

  • Help us keep your address, phone number, and e-mail information current.
  • Submit changes via the Student Portal or send an e-mail to Connie Cross, the AGTS Registrar.   
Graduation Deadline (May 2014) 

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Business Office News   

Account Statements   

  • Please make sure your student account is paid in full by the end of Fall 2013 term. Students whose accounts are not paid in full cannot complete registration for fDollar Signuture semesters.
  • Credit/debit card payments can be submitted by calling the AGTS Business Office at (417)268-1039 or (417) 268-1035.
  • Financial registration for the Spring 2014 semester will be accessible on the EU Student Portal on December 9.  

Spring Endowment Scholarships 

  • Award notifications will be sent out on or before December 15.

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Financial Aid NewsBullock_Amanda


Need assistance with Financial  Aid Questions?
  • Contact Amanda Teel
    by email or call 

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Library News


Modified AGTS Library Hours  

  • Mon., December 2 - Thurs., December 12:
           9 a.m.-11 p.m.
  • Fri., December 13:
           9 a.m.- 6 p.m.
  • Regular hours resume Sat., December 15.
Holiday Library Hours library
  • The Library will be open 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (when the AGTS building is open) and closed on Saturdays from December 20-January 4.
  • The Library will be closed the week of December 23-27 and on Wed., January 1.
  • Regular hours resume on Mon., January 6. 


Library Databases for Research

Featured Websites

  • MisLinksConnecting you to missions sources
  • NationMaster: Religion statistics by country (presented in bar chart format) 

In This Issue
Final Hogan Lecture
Final Hogan Lecture
Where is Dr. Klaus?
Academic News
Registrar News
Business News
Financial Aid News
Library News
LIbrary Databases
Faculty News
Events at a Glance

Faculty News


David Bundrick


October 25-26: Represented AGTS at the EU School of Theology and Church Ministries at the Church Multiplication Network Conference, hosted by North Central University in Minneapolis, Minnesota for AG deans and directors of Church Ministries departments 


Roger Cotton



September 2013: Was named Secretary for the Springfield Mayor's Commission for Human Rights and Community Relations


November 19-23: Attended the annual national meetings of the Evangelical Theological Society and the Institute for Biblical Research, 
Baltimore, Maryland


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Johan Mostert


November 1-3: Attended the board meetings of Kerus Global Education in Orange County and participated in a successful fund-raising event for their life-skills training activities in Southern Africa. He serves as a development consultant to this organization. 


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 Charlie Self


Johan Mostert 


 Deborah Gill


November 21-23: Participated in training pastoral staff in five churches from all over the nation who are participating in the application phase of the Discipleship Assessment research project sponsored by the Kern Family Foundation, Dallas, Texas. 


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Events at a Glance


December 5:
Final Hogan Lecture, 2:00 p.m. 
William J. Seymour Chapel
December 7: AGTS Christmas Banquet,
6 p.m. 
rusader Hall (Reserved for individuals who submitted their RSVP form).  


December 11: AGTS Cookie Day
AGTS Great Hall
All day
December 13:
Deadline for Portfolios for Fall Graduates with an M.A. i
Intercultural Ministries 
December 15: Scholarship award notifications will be sent out.
January 2: Fall grades will be posted and can be viewed in the Student Portal.


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