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Valiant for Truth - Christian Education

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.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: What Should I Study in College to Get Ready for Seminary?
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It always thrills my heart to see young boys and girls express an interest in going to seminary.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: How to Succeed in Class
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As a professor, one of the questions that students regularly ask me, “How can I succeed in class?” My answer is usually the same, and I suspect that most ignore it.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Preparing for Greek and Hebrew
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One of the reasons going to seminary appears to be a daunting task is because the thought of learning Greek and Hebrew strikes fear in the hearts ordinary people.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: A Church Library or Bookclub
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Everyone in the church should study the word of God. They should attend to the means of grace, sit under the preaching of the word, attend Sunday School, and benefit from the church’s teaching. There are many in the church, however, who want to go beyond the preaching and instruction the church offers but they don’t have the financial resources to invest in a good basic theological library.