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A Pastor’s Reflections: Buy A Dictionary
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One of the most challenging things I encountered when I first attended seminary was the number of new terms and words. I think terminology, whether the technical terms of theology, or the fancy fifty-cent words scholars like to use, can be intimidating.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Swagger
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At seminary I always look forward to May because it means graduation! I’m excited for the students who have worked hard for a number of years and finally reach the end of their goal—they are the proud owners of a shiny new masters degree!

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Straight from the Source
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I can remember in seminary dueling with a number of different critics regarding Reformed theology. God’s sovereignty was a regular topic of debate.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: The Hunted or the Hunter?
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Each year it usually happens around the middle to the latter half of the semester—I see students start to drag their feet, they start looking stressed out, they have large circles under their eyes, and have a look of dread.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: College vs. Seminary
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A regular question we get here at the seminary is, How is college different than seminary? In many respects they are quite different. There are certain similarities—you go to class, do reading assignments, write papers, and take tests.