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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...

    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...

    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...

    The Season of Anticipation in a Time of Joy

    Dec 13, 2016 11:00:00 AM

    For many of us, “waiting” has negative connotations. Waiting in line at the grocery store, waiting on hold as we call for a needed service or medical appointment, or waiting for a test result … the...

    The Season of Anticipation in a Time of Retreat

    Dec 9, 2016 11:00:00 AM

    Space to ask questions.Space to listen to God’s Spirit.Space to let insights, impressions, and reflectionsbump into each other and converge for discovery.Space for your own spirit to be still,...

    The Season of Anticipation in a Time of Gentleness

    Dec 7, 2016 2:53:49 PM

    In 2014, Esther Gillie first shared this poem with the Northeastern Seminary community. Since then, Esther has successfully completed both her Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees at...

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