Westminster Seminary California
 
 

Valiant for Truth - Christian Education

Review: Logos Bible Software and Reformed Resources
J. V. Fesko

The digital age is upon us and that means that there is a publishing revolution that is afoot. It used to be that seminary students and ministers had to make a lot of space on their bookshelves for all of the tomes they wanted to own, but with the creation of the e-book, all of a sudden things have changed.

 
 
 
Women & Theology: Discipleship in South Asia
VFT

“Before the WDP [Women’s Discipleship Program], we were like dry branches. Now, we are full of leaves.”

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Do you have a nursery?
VFT

Reformed churches have a different type culture of discipleship than the broader evangelical world. In general, and there are exceptions, committed Reformed churches promote the importance of catechizing children from the earliest of ages.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: College and Church
VFT

Chances are you will have high school students in your church who grow-up, graduate, and move away to go to college. When it comes time for this stage in life, there is an important thing that you should counsel these soon-to-be college students and their parents.

 
 
 
Refreshing the Reformed Pastor

“In the Reformed tradition we have embraced the ideal of the learned pastor,” and to be “a learned pastor … requires ongoing study,” writes Dr. David VanDrunen in his Ordained Servant article, “Sabbaticals for Pastors”. VanDrunen acknowledges, however, that “it can be very difficult for pastors to find adequate time engage in the kind of reading and study that enables them to fulfill [this] pastoral ideal” - which is why churches should consider sabbaticals for their pastors.