Northeastern Seminary Blog

To Thrive In A Foreign Land: The Faithful Service of Northeastern Seminary Students and Alumni

Posted on Tue, Apr 14, 2015 @ 10:37 AM

Sadly, refugees are often a misunderstood people notes Rev. Bob Tice (D.Min., ‘12) senior pastor at River Rock Church. “At worst, many think of them as rejects and outcasts, poor, and a strain on America; and some a bit better think of them as just strange.” What is more alarming is that many people do not understand the unique needs of refugees.

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Tags: community, ministry, compassion

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

Posted on Tue, Sep 17, 2013 @ 02:21 PM

A guest post by Diane Stephens, a keynote speaker at the McCown Symposium on September 23

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Tags: spiritual formation, compassion, neuroscience