Dies Natalis – If You Missed It…

If you weren’t able to make it to Dies Natalis (The Seminary’s Birthday Party) here is what you missed: Grant Hofman instructing the group in Seminary calisthenics: stand, sit, pick up your … [Read more...]

Surprise – A Call Story

What brought me to Calvin Seminary? Honestly, in a name, God. I remember one day in November, walking on the Calvin College path between the library and the Commons Annex, and looking out onto … [Read more...]

Going Deeper – A Call Story

I was asked to write a piece for Kerux about my previous career and how it shaped me for seminary. Well, that is not a simple question. First of all, I have had a couple of careers, the first one was … [Read more...]

Where Do We Go From Here?

The date is April 3, 1968.  The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, having arrived only a few hours earlier in the city of Memphis, hoped to retire to his hotel room for the evening. He is weary.  At just 39 … [Read more...]

Unchanging Love – A Call Story

I was born in China. In my hometown, although people don't really know who God is, they still see their lives as precious gifts. They have a deep appreciation for the world we live in and live their … [Read more...]