Northeastern Seminary Blog

Advent Reflection: Holy Intervention

Sabbath-Keeping: So We Can Look For God

Second Saturday of Advent: Faithful living in an age of panic

Second Friday of Advent: Coming to terms with change

Second Thursday of Advent: Faith and politics in Advent

Second Wednesday of Advent: God's cleansing fire

Second Tuesday of Advent: God’s alien deed

Second Monday of Advent: Discerning the times

Second Sunday of Advent: A harvest of disappointment

Sabbath-Keeping: An Intentional Endeavor

The Writer's Calling: A Seminary Student's Reflections

Doing Something About Violence Against Women and Girls

Youth Ministry: Rollercoasters and Practicing Theology

No Longer Jew or Gentile: Does Paul Reject Cultural Identity?

Multi-cultural Ministry: Unity in Diversity

The Cross and Gendercide: A Theological Response to Global Violence Against Women and Girls

Preaching God's Grace

Looking for the Resurrection from the Dead, Life of the World to Come

Our Struggles—Danger, Punishment, Reward

A Call to Repentance

Growth in the Night Times of Life

The Doctor of Ministry Program Was Like a Rocket Boost

Two Ways to Make Time for a D.Min. Degree

5 Ways My D.Min. Research Added Value to My Ministry

Experiencing the Hol(istic) Package in a Doctor of Ministry Degree

The Value of a Backstory in Team Building

10 (or 11) Must-have Qualities for a Student Leader

That Just Seems Crazy To Me

He Comes Down from Heaven

Christmas Response

Swimming In Words, Then Wrapped In Warm Wisdom

The Longing of the Wait

Holy Intervention

The Gift of the Word

Free, Inordinate Gift

Immanuel, God With Us

Preparing for the Baby

God Is With Us

Anticipation

Magnificat: Meditation on The Annunciation (Luke 1:26-55)

Contented Godliness

Ordered Steps

The Changing Face of Higher Education ... Seminary Included!

4 Pastorates, One Congregation: Learnings of a Long-tenured Pastor

Re-orienting Prayer

Eschatology and Ecofeminist Theology: The Challenge of Preaching the "New Creation" in a Time of Environmental Crisis

The Cosmos or the Kingdom—Can the Church Be a Bridge?

The Earth is Full of Holy Glory

Compassion and Neuroscience—Sister, Can You Spare a Dollar?

5 Things I Learned from my Youth Pastors

Spiritual Formation for Teens is More Than Camp

Questions About a Certain "Brand" of Student in Youth Ministry

5 Back-to-school Tips for Youth Ministry - It's the Most Wonderful Time

Talking to Christian Teens About Sex

What Does Our Identity Crisis Have to Do With Sex

What Scripture Says About Sex

Going Deeper in Youth Ministry

Church Renewal - What, Where, When and How

Bringing Comfort and Peace Through Hospice

Top 3 Things I Learned at Northeastern Seminary

Rooted in Faith, Wrapped in Fun - Reforming Children's Ministry

Recovery Ministries: A Place of Trust and Safety

The Role of the Church When Faced With Victims of Violence?

Poor Health—The New Vice, or Sin, or Crime?

Stop the Language of Violence

Prepared to Be a Pastor?

Growing Oaks from Seeds

Choosing a Good Ministry Placement

Don't Lose the Mission Behind Missional (Part II)

Don't Lose the Mission Behind Missional (Part I)

Being Culturally and Biblically Literate

The Celebrated Peasant-King

"I Do!"

Beyond Disability Awareness: 4 Ways to Equip Your Church to Serve

Why Spiritual Formation is Important in Seminary [Part Three]

An Equipping Model of Ministry

Church Response to People with Disabilities: 3 Approaches

3 Reasons to Pursue your M.Div. at an Upstate NY Seminary

Misconceptions About Clergy and Laity

Is Seminary For You? 3 Things to Consider

Why Spiritual Formation is Important in Seminary [Part Two]

Like Walking on Water: A Christmas Poem by a Seminary Graduate

The Benefits of Test-Driving Ministry through Field Education

Why Spiritual Formation is Important in Seminary

Start the New Year, Start Seminary: 7 Reasons to Start in January

Rural Ministry: Rewards and Challenges

What's It Like to Be a Chaplain?

Baby Boomers Going to Seminary

7 Reasons to Consider a Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.)