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     monthly starting Oct. 2, 12:00  "The Pulpit" centers around the joyous challenge of preaching.  Join us for conversation, collaboration, and creative learning around the topic of preaching and pastoring.  Our guide will be Anna Carter Florence’s book Preaching as Testimony. (for female students, held in Garden Level) Sign up here.  Lindsay Small or Beth Carroll Jarvis
    Thursday Oct 8 Lunch with writer-in-residence Isaac Anderson and local pastors Brian Keepers and Marijke Strong. Talk about how reading fits in with being a pastor. Sign up in Student Services. Beth Smith
    Fri-Sunday Oct 17-19 In-Residence students: looking for something to do over Fall Break? Ever wonder what it would be like to be a pastor of a small congregation? Join Stephanie Croom on an all-expenses paid weekend in Iowa where you can talk with 5 young pastors who are doing just that. Stephanie Croom
    monthly on a Friday, 4:00 Sept 26, Nov 7, Dec 5 Confessions on Tap. Students, faculty, and staff explore a particular point in the Reformed confessions in a relaxed setting. Location: New Holland Brewing at 66 E. 8th St, Holland. Come, find us there and enjoy a water, beer, or Coke while engaging in good conversation. Dr. J. Todd Billings
    Sat-Mon Nov. 8-10 Nov. 8 Pastoral Work Conference with Rev. Eugene Peterson. Student signup here. Nov. 9-10 Bast Preaching Festival with Rev. Eugene Peterson. Student signup here. Lindsay Small
    During semester

    Fridays, 4pm

    At 8th St. Grille we gather at the end of a busy week and talk about life. We reflect especially on what is important to us as pastoral leaders. All are welcome!

    TBD Occasional Fridays Parents Night Out - free babysitting for seminary students. Sign up in Student Services. Beth Smith  

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Join us for a coffee break after chapel each day in the Burggraaff Atrium. Visitors welcome! Students will lead introductions, announcements, and ask for prayer requests.

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