Join us on 11.29.16 for Giving Tuesday!
At Western Theological Seminary, we are called to raise up leaders in the church.
It costs us $28,705 to educate ONE in-residence student for ONE year, but the student is responsible for…
Western has become a partner organization of The Big Read - Holland Area this year. The Big Read builds literacy by bringing a community together around one book and the shared experience of reading and discussion. Although this is Western’s…
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You might not expect someone who has spent decades enjoying the distinctive landscape of New England to jump at the chance to move to West Michigan, but Alvin Padilla did just that.
“When you take into account what God is doing right…
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by Marcia Bosma
Master of Divinity Student, Middler year
This past June, I had the incredible opportunity to participate in Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE). Every year, FASPE selects small groups of…
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By Dana Daniels ‘16
Associate Director of Development
“For capital campaigns, we recommend appointing a campaign manager.” My ears perked up when I heard this advice during a presentation from The Focus Group, the firm…
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Proclamation--Celebrating God's Word Through Preaching
WITH SPECIAL GUEST REV. DR. FRANK THOMAS OF CHRISTIAN THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY
NOVEMBER 7, 2016 AT WESTERN THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY
Frank A. Thomas, PhD, currently serves as the Nettie Sweeney…
by Adam Van Der Stoep
Master of Divinity Student, senior year
“Allahhu Akbar” rang throughout the masjid’s (mosque’s) sound system as one of the Muslim men began to melodically chant the adhan, the call to worship. Those attending…
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Love Stories? Jesus did too.
Telling Stories in the Church: A Workshop about Why and How Storytelling Matters
When: October 21, 2016 8:30am-4pm
Where: Western Theological Seminary, 6th Floor Library
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The Community Kitchen is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. For the past 25 years, local volunteers, donors, and staff of Western Theological Seminary (WTS) & Community Action House (CAH) have worked side-by-side to provide the…
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What does it mean to be “Reformed” in a post Christian culture?
Thursday, October 13
7:00pm in Mulder Chapel, Western Theological Seminary
Come be part of the conversation!
Join us for a conversation between Pastor Tanner Smith of…
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Western Theological Seminary is announcing "The Luxcast," an audiovisual podcast series that features interviews with guests on various topics of faith and culture. The Luxcast engages topics like music, writing, justice, theology, food &…
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SAVE THE DATE!
From May 16-17, Western Theological Seminary and Hope College will be co-hosting a Writer's Workshop featuring award-winning author Barbara Brown Taylor.
Barbara Brown Taylor is a New York Times best-selling author,…
Marcia Bosma, a first year M.Div. student at Western Theological Seminary, is one of 12 seminary and divinity school students chosen by FASPE (Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics) to participate in a two-week program…
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Friendship House Director
Friendship House Director Melissa Conner has been intentionally ministering to andwith people with disabilities for many years, along with her husband, Dr. Ben…