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This Treasure in Clay Jars: 2 Corinthians 4:7

A treasure contained in a clay jar may be an unsettling image at first glance. One would think a treasure would be contained in an impermeable, permanent vessel. This is the opposite of what Paul is stating. The treasure of the Gospel is contained in jars that will crack, crumble, and no longer exist.


Our Desire to Create Fresh Expressions of Theological Education

We have been looking at the history of theological education. Sioux Falls Seminary is building on that history, our history, and the biblical foundations for such education. Our work is rooted in scripture, enriched by our history, and extended through a commitment to innovation.


Exploring the Move Toward “Modern” Theological Education

In 2012, Dr. Larry Caldwell, Chief Academic Officer and Dean of Sioux Falls Seminary, and Enoch Wan, Director of Intercultural Studies at Western Seminary, published an article that describes the development of the “modern” seminary and the assumptions that come with it.


Exploring a History of Faithful Participation

While numerous persons associated with the seminary, faculty, and students alike, have shared deeply in the mission of God’s redemption of the world, we cannot find a better example of the variety and scope of this mission than in August Rauschenbusch. He was a man of incredible intelligence.


The Role of Education in Mission, Part 2 of 2

In June of 1793, William Carey and his family set out for Calcutta, India. Baptist missions had begun. He founded a school to teach native children, and began studying the local language so he could translate Scripture. He put many great works of native literature into print for the first time.


The Role of Education in Mission, Part 1 of 2

Missions seems to be a part of most Baptists’ DNA. Though Baptist theological education has been primarily for training pastors, education has always been part of Baptist mission work. It has been since the rise of Baptist missions with William Carey, father of the modern Protestant missions movement.


Connecting Mission, Theology, and Praxis

Sioux Falls Seminary is trying to take the Great Commission seriously as it develops innovative, contextual, biblically faithful platforms for theological education. But we are by no means the first! Let us remember one outstanding seminary from the Christian past: Halle University.


The Biblical Context of Theological Education, Part 2 of 2

Our faculty and administration have written on the topic of theological education, its history, and its biblical foundations. As we look at the history of theological education, especially in light of the Great Commission, we continue a series through which we’ll share these works.


End the Silence: Domestic Violence in Faith Communities

Join us Friday, October 16, and learn how to serve the silent victims of domestic violence that are in your midst. Our one-day training event will prepare you to respond to the needs of those around you in a helpful way. Together, we can help end the silence!


Syllabus Integration Plan Recognized by Oikonomia Network

The Oikonomia Network recently recognized our syllabus integration plan as a "helpful model" for integrating work and economics in theological education. Professor Nathan Hitchcock shares how the plan helped empower us to explore economics in the classroom.

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