Rejoicing in Lament with Dr. J. Todd Billings

With the upcoming release of his new book, Rejoicing in Lament: Wrestling with Incurable Cancer & Life in Christ, Dr. J. Todd Billings reminisces on how the community at Western Theological Seminary supported him during some of his darkest…

Welcome to Hebrew Class!

One of the things that makes WTS distinctive is how we teach Hebrew. Learning Hebrew doesn’t have to give you an ulcer. It can be fun and formative, and at WTS it is both!

A Brewmaster and a Brother

Distance Learning through WTS fits all sorts of schedules and lifestyles -- just look at Jordan and Jason White. These brothers take classes online from their homes in New York, but when they're not studying, Jordan and Jason serve at their…
Jeffrey Hubers, a Master of Divinity degree graduate at Western Theological Seminary, had an an internship at Riverview Reformed Church in Yankton, South Dakota.

More Than He Bargained For

The internship that M.Div. student Jeffrey Hubers had at Riverview Reformed Church in Yankton, South Dakota was no summer vacation—but the relationships he made and the ways he experienced God’s love will affect him forever. Jeffrey had…

Fresh Energy in the Friendship House

It’s not every day that the students, staff and faculty belt out “Father Abraham” in chapel, but when the Friendship House friends help lead the service, anything can happen! This year marks a shift in the integration of Friendship House…

“Missional is…” by Rev. Dr. George Hunsberger

After 25 years teaching Missiology at Western Theological Seminary, Rev. Dr. George Hunsberger is retiring. Please join us for his last lecture, as he discusses what difference it makes when you put the word “missional” in front of the word…

Western Theological Seminary welcomes Rev. Eugene Peterson to Bast Preaching Festival

The Bast Preaching Festival 2014 Fall Festival (Nov 9-10) with Rev. Eugene Peterson Be inspired and renewed at the Bast Preaching Festival as we engage our vocation of preaching, our call as pastors and our lives as disciples. This…

Western Theological Seminary Welcomes New Faculty

Han-luen Kantzer Komline Han-luen Kantzer Komline is a PhD candidate in theology at the University of Notre Dame and Faculty Fellow for the academic year 2014-2015 at Western Theological Seminary. There she is teaching two sections of Church…

Multicultural lecture offered through Journey Center for Learning

Dr. Willie Jennings is Associate Professor of Theology and Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School and the author ofThe Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race. The Leonard F. Stoutemire Lecture in Multicultural Ministry…