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Renewed Hope and Vision for Seminaries

I am writing this from the Chicago O’Hare Airport. It’s a cold and gloomy day outside, but I am anything but gloomy! This past week, the seminary was involved in gatherings hosted by the Association of Theological Schools, an organization that accredits and supports seminaries in the United States and Canada. The conversations were fruitful.

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Integrating Culture, Context, and Call into Theological Education

Greetings from Armenia, Colombia! I am here with Kairos students from across Colombia who are attending their first Kairos Gathering. The group ranges in age from early 20s to mid-60s, and the ministry contexts in which these students are engaged range from business to youth ministry and urban to rural.

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A Fresh Movement of the Spirit in Theological Education

Greetings from Palm Springs, CA, site of CBTE 2019 an international gathering of people who are leading or are interested in Competency-Based Theological Education. The Kairos Project at SFS is the largest accredited CBTE program in the world, and we have been invited to share a bit about what we are doing.

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