As we embrace our role in God’s mission, steward his creation, and participate in his ongoing work, our role as image-bearers requires us to serve others in the name of Christ. One way we do this is through our annual Rosebud Immersion Experience, which will take place on July 8-14 this year.
This year the spring intensive of the Kairos Project falls very near the heart of the Christian calendar. Students from across America and around the globe will come to our Sioux Falls campus for a high-impact learning experience we are titling “The Centered Church.” This week, we explore the topic of being centered.
We continue on our Discernment, Call, and Discipleship series by sharing two articles from our friends at VantagePoint3. This week’s article is written by Rob Loane and looks at how honoring the particular in every person’s story can have a transformational impact. Next week's article will focus on the topic of discipleship.
Last week, we began a series of articles that we are sharing from seminary friends and partners in ministry, all of which focus on either discernment, call, or discipleship. This week we are pleased to share an article by Christy Fay, which was shared through her website. Fay feels deeply called to the study and teaching of God’s Word.
Over the next several weeks, we will be sharing a number of articles from seminary friends and partners in ministry, all on discernment, call, and discipleship. Last week we touched briefly on the importance of taking the time to listen to God. This week’s article is an e-reflection, written by Dr. Barton in December 2016.
On April 18, we will welcome Dr. Ruth Haley Barton as the featured speaker at our annual Hiller Lectureship. With Barton guiding our time together, this year’s event will focus on helping individuals embrace their roles in God’s kingdom work by forging the connection between their souls and their leadership.
In Peter’s first letter to the church abroad, he exhorts his readers, “Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms” (1 Peter 4:10). When we consider these words in light of being “fully alive” to the glory of God, we see that the spiritual gifts . . .
The first chapter of Genesis provides a wonderful picture of God’s good creation and then proceeds to grant to us a humbling task. We are to be image-bearers of the King. We are made in God’s image and asked to steward his creation and participate in his work.
Over the past six weeks, we have talked about our classic educational tracks and covered several topics. Links to previous posts are available below. Today, we give a glimpse of where we are headed. Data so far shows a few concepts that could be on the horizon
President Greg Henson and Professor Nathan Hitchcock recently collaborated with In Trust Center for Theological Education to write a piece on competency-based education. The article appeared in the New Year 2017 edition of In Trust Magazine.