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    Challenged for a Lifetime

    Feb 24, 2017 11:54:53 AM

    By, Janice Lum MAT ’04

    A 20-year-old dream of traveling to Israel tugged at my heart again last spring and my husband encouraged me to “just go.” It was on a whim that I checked the Northeastern...

    Timeless Presence

    Feb 24, 2017 11:46:45 AM


    By, Valerie Hardy MAT ’17As I continue to unpack my recent experience in Israel and Jordan I am impressed by God's presence in the ordinary—like seeing again for the first time.

     Our group of 17...

    Israel, Jordan and Virtues

    Feb 10, 2017 9:03:18 AM

    In 1965 Rabbi Joseph Soloveitchik wrote “The Lonely Man of Faith.” In this piece, Soloveitchik described the tension between the two biblical accounts of Adam's creation in Genesis chapters 1 and 2.

    Wilderness Faith

    Jan 31, 2017 7:00:00 AM

    The task ahead of us is never greater than the power behind us. After my experience today, it is illogical to think in any other way. We journeyed to landmarks rich in the history of our faith. We...

    Five Keys to Success

    Jan 25, 2017 7:00:00 AM

    As the newest member of the staff at Northeastern Seminary, I have completed my first month and continue to praise the Lord for giving me the honor and privilege of working with such wonderful...

    A Time for Hope

    Jan 1, 2017 8:00:00 AM

    As you prepare your heart for the New Year let this poem reawaken the hope that comes to us as a grace filled gift in the birth, sacrifice, and resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. A New Year’s...

    Symbols of the Season

    Dec 25, 2016 10:00:00 AM


    Our prayer for you this Christmas Day.

    May the deep meaningsymbolized in the green boughs of the season

    Cause us to celebrate the promise of new life—a sign ofthe hope that in Christ all live...

    The Season of Anticipation in a Time of Wonder

    Dec 23, 2016 11:00:00 AM

    In the final entry of this blog series dedicated to the many manifestations of the season of anticipation, Dr. Elizabeth Gerhardt opens our hearts to the mystery and wonder of Advent.

    Advent is...

    The Season of Anticipation in a Time of Remembrance

    Dec 21, 2016 11:00:00 AM

    Alumnus Thomas Worth wrote this poem in 2012 as part of a personal Advent tradition. This time of year naturally invites us to reminisce on memories of seasons past. In his poem, Thomas recalls...

    The Season of Anticipation in a Time of Unrest

    Dec 15, 2016 10:53:39 AM

    This Advent reflection was originally published in the 2010 Community of the Savior’s annual Advent meditations booklet where Elizabeth Guckenbiehl-Lang attends church.

    Advent Reflection on 2 Samuel...

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