Professors Dr. Ted Faszer and Dr. Del Donaldson will retire on June 30, 2013. Please join us in thanking them for their service at a public reception on Friday, May 17, from 4-6 p.m., at Sioux Falls Seminary. Combined, they have dedicated over 55 years to teaching and mentoring.
A presidential search committee has been formed and work is underway to find the seminary's next president. Read on to find out the search committee's plans to move the seminary forward in this time of transition.
We invite you to learn more about the upcoming credit hour reduction for the Master of Divinity, development of a social entrepreneurship program, addition of numerous class offerings for summer, and non-degree certificates by reading these brief academic updates.
Sioux Falls Seminary will be closed on Friday, April 12 due to weather and outdoor maintenance needs. Note: for Thursday, April 11, Gary Strickland's Pastoral Care class will NOT meet. John Madvig's Supervised Ministry will meet unless otherwise notified.
Due to the great response to hear the Rev. Dr. Will Willimon speak, Sioux Falls Seminary's Hiller Lectureship is being moved to Oak Hills Baptist Church in Sioux Falls, which is located at 6201 S. Lyncrest, just west of Minnesota Avenue on 69th Street. Parking available on the southeast side.
In January 2013, Sioux Falls Seminary alumnus, Dr. Roger E. Olson, was awarded the newly established Foy Valentine Endowed Professorship in Christian Ethics at Baylor University.
Sioux Falls Seminary is pleased to bring the Rev. Dr. Will Willimon to campus for the 2013 Hiller Lectureship: Proclaiming the Risen Christ in Today's Culture. The event will be held on Tuesday, April 9, 2013. Cost to attend is $30 per person.
Sioux Falls Seminary and the Luther House of Study hope to provide care packages for a unit in Afghanistan that is led by the son of Sioux Falls Seminary student Alan Blankenfeld. Donations of goods and cash are being collected for the project.
Sioux Falls Seminary will live stream the memorial service of Adjunct faculty member Richard Twiss on Sunday, March 10, in the chapel at 6:30 p.m. A potluck and time for fellowship will begin at 5:30 p.m. The event is open to anyone who is interested, but an RSVP is requested.
It is with great sadness that the Board of Trustees announces that Dr. Mike Hagan plans to conclude his service to Sioux Falls Seminary as President and Professor of Hebrew Bible on December 31, 2013. Looking forward, Hagan will continue to pursue teaching and writing.