Kate Bowler: Prosperity Gospel & the Church Today

DR. KATE BOWLER THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC 3:00 p.m. Discussion with Dr. Dennis Voskuil on “The Prosperity Gospel in the American Church Today” in Mulder Chapel 7:00 p.m. Plenary address, “The Prosperity Gospel…

The Osterhaven Lecture Series on Theology

March 12-13, 2018 Monday, March 12 3:00 - 4:15 p.m. Mulder Chapel at Western Theological Seminary "What Counts as a Biblical Doctrine? Exploring the Biblically Warranted Modes of Biblical Interpretation." Matthew Levering Chair of Theology…

Discipleship and Disability: A Baptismal Approach

When: Wednesday, February 28, 1:00-2:00 pm Where: Mulder Chapel at WTS Join Western Theological Seminary as we continue the conversation about disability and ministry.  In November, Lennard Davis helped us to think through how disability…

How do I find my way around during construction?

During the construction phase of "Our New Day" for Western Theological Seminary, a large portion of the campus will be inaccessible. The diagram below shows which areas are under construction. The available walkways are in yellow and may change…

The Gifts of Rome

By David Stubbs Professor of Ethics and Theology   Last year I was given a treasured gift: time off from teaching and administrative work in order to devote myself to research and writing. My main project was writing a book…

The Kingdom of Heaven

Senior student Shaelee Boender reflects on her summer internship: “Miss Shaelee,” she said, holding out a tan piece of construction paper, “I drew this for you!” I put my arm around her little shoulder, looked over the ice cream…

Hebrew Camp

For eleven days each summer, students taking Advanced Hebrew immerse themselves in Hebrew at the Hermitage, a retreat community in southwest Michigan. According to professors Pam “Qiqayon” Bush and Travis “Moshe” West, the class is…

Suddenly the Pastor!

Middler student Alex Regets finds his dreams coming true sooner than he imagined. I am someone who never expected to end up in ministry, but God does unexpected things. I had started out in a pre-law program in college, but early on…

Holiday Hours

December 15 is the last day of the semester for In-Residence and Distance Learning Students. Western Theological Seminary including Beardslee Library will be closed beginning on Saturday, December 23 and will reopen on Tuesday, January 2. The…

Dr. Lennard Davis- Disability as an Aspect of Diversity

At 2:00 P.M. on Thursday November 2, the public is invited to join Lennard J. Davis, author and professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago for a lecture in Mulder Chapel. Davis will be presenting an all-day training to the staff…

2017 Bast Preaching Festival with Dr. Richard Mouw

NOVEMBER 6, 2017 at the Haworth Inn and Conference Center "How do we preach effectively about faithfulness to the Gospel in today's complex culture? People in our congregations don't even know how to talk calmly with each other about…

Where passion meets need

Senior M.Div. student Kristen Uroda was studying illustration at Massachusetts College of Art & Design in Boston when God called her to ministry. “My plan was to be a famous artist, live in the city, and do mission trips,” she says,…

2017 Stoutemire Lecture with Rev. Dr. Soong-Chan Rah

The 7th Annual Leonard F. Stoutemire Lecture in Multicultural Ministry “Evangelicalism and the Failure of Racial Reconciliation” with Rev. Dr. Soong-Chan Rah The Milton B. Engebretson Professor of Church Growth and Evangelism North…

Take a 3-weekend course at Western!

MN575: Theology and Philosophy of Youth Ministry with Dr. Gabriel Veas WEEKENDS: September 22-23, October 20-21, November 10-11 Course held on campus at Western Theological Seminary About Gabe Veas: (from http://www.drgabeveas.com/) As…

2017 Distinguished Alum The Rev. Dr. Samuel Solivan ‘76

Rev. Dr. Samuel Solivan calls himself Pentecostal and Arminian—not exactly a run-of- the-mill Western graduate! From the moment he was born, this year’s distinguished alum has lived a life full of surprises and God’s miraculous intervention. When…