YTI is about much more than the classroom experience, as important as that is. In this section, you’ll find a variety of lectures, articles, and other resources from YTI faculty and friends.


    Renewing the Discussion Between Faith and Science

    Jay Smith, President  |  May 3, 2017 5:26 pm

    The Inaugural Klein S. Gilhousen Lecture for the Conversation Between Faith and Science God has a way of turning lemons into lemonade. Approximately one year ago this past April, the co-founder of Yellowstone Theological Institute, Klein Gilhousen, passed away from complications following a battle with lymphoma. Klein was a brilliant systems engineer; a polymath, and … MORE

    The Other Side: An Easter Reflection

    Jay Smith, President  |  April 16, 2017 8:00 am

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    Crucifixion and Sacrifice In recent years, I have encountered something very strange on Easter Sunday in churches all over the United States: pastors preaching about the crucifixion and the sacrifice of Jesus on the cross for our salvation. Don’t misunderstand me. I give God glory and honor for what was done for the world on … MORE

    Good Friday Reflection

    Bill Fowler, Provost  |  April 14, 2017 8:00 am

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    Jesus’ Last Words From the cross of Calvary Jesus uttered seven statements that are often referenced as “The Seven Last Words of Jesus.” Of course, these are NOT the seven last words that Jesus ever spoke. The risen Christ had much to say, and he continues to speak to those who follow him! But as … MORE

    What’s for Breakfast?

    Bill Fowler, Provost  |  March 27, 2017 11:46 am

    Life in the Breakfast Room Sheryl is the warm, friendly hostess for the breakfast area at a Bellingham hotel. She goes about her task with a smile, engaging the breakfast crowd with thoughtfulness and care. Her genuine concern for the folks she serves exudes in everything she does. Some guests are overnighters and only get … MORE

    President’s Travelogue: Bath Spa, England

    Jay Smith, President  |  March 10, 2017 1:08 pm

    The rolling hills of Somerset, Devon, and Gloucestershire I have landed this week in Bath Spa, England. It is located in Somerset county, the southwest of England. It is adjacent to the River Avon, and is at the southernmost corner of the Cotswolds. Other than the magnificent Georgian architecture, the historic Roman baths, and the … MORE



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    Inaugural Klein S. Gilhousen Lecture To Address the Integration of Science and Faith

    May 3, 2017

    The Yellowstone Center for Faith, Adventure, and the Arts (TYC) is pleased to announce the inaugural Klein S. Gilhousen Lecture for the Conversation between Faith and Science, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 6, 2017, at the Museum of the Rockies Hager Auditorium. Dr. Eric Priest, Emeritus Professor at St. Andrews University, Scotland, will address the topic … MORE

    The Yellowstone Center Celebrates Groundbreaking for Bozeman Facilities

    Jun 3, 2016

    The Yellowstone Center celebrated groundbreaking for its Bozeman campus at a ceremony on Thursday, June 2.Work on infrastructure improvement, including the extension of Graf Street from South 19th to South 3rd Avenue, upgrade to traffic signals, and sewer and water main extensions to serve the area, has already begun. Construction on Phase I of the … MORE

    Yellowstone Center to Celebrate Groundbreaking

    May 27, 2016

    BOZEMAN, Mont., May 27, 2016 – The Yellowstone Center for Faith, Adventure, and the Arts is excited to announce groundbreaking for a new cultural, recreational, and educational center for the Gallatin Valley community. The community is invited to a ceremony at 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 2, at The Yellowstone Center property at the corner … MORE

    Dr. Jay Smith talks about how to be a caring presence in a world that seems so ‘care-less’

    KCMM 99.1 The One  |  Feb 16, 2016

    YTI’s President Dr. Jay Smith stopped by the studios of KCMM radio in Belgrade, Mont., and chatted with Shawn Marie about how we can be truly intentional about caring for others. The topic will be addressed by Dr. Smith along with Dr. Bill Fowler in a free LCLI (Local Church Learning Initiative) class at E-Free … MORE

    Dr. Bill Fowler discusses God’s Word, evangelism, and treasure on Boise’s KBXL radio

    KBXL 94.1 The Voice  |  Oct 15, 2015

    Dr. Bill Fowler, provost of Yellowstone Theological Institute, joined Extra’s Doug Hardy of KBXL 94.1 The Voice in Boise, Idaho, for an interview that aired on Thursday, October 15. In talking about YTI, Dr. Fowler stated that, “We feel a need to prepare a group of people that can be out there listening to the … MORE