by Greg Vander Horn, M.Div. “You’re gonna do what? You’ll make a great pastor!” I heard that a lot when I started here at Calvin Seminary, but at the beginning of my time here in school, my old self was still outshining my new self … Continue readingThe Seminarian: Swordsmith, Wordsmith, Aerosmith?
by Dylan Pahman, ‘012, M.T.S Abraham Kuyper famously said that “no single piece of our mental world is to be hermetically sealed off from the rest.” His conviction is grounded in what follows: “and there is not a square inch in the whole domain of … Continue readingThe Truth is One: A Reflection on the Importance of Interdisciplinary Studies
by Tyler Greenway, M.Div. ’14 My Pastoral Ministry Internship this summer took place at Wayland CRC (Wayland, MI). My internship is a little unique, as I’ve been an intern at this church since July 2011, and will continue working there until next summer. At this … Continue readingReflections on Pastoral Ministry Internships (2)
by Michael Ten Haken, M.Div. ’13 Each Master of Divinity student at Calvin Theological Seminary is required to have a 10-week Pastoral Ministry Internship (PMI) as part of their program. These PMI’s happen in a variety of geographic locations and church settings. Some churches are … Continue readingReflections on Pastoral Ministry Internships (1)
by Shannon Jammal-Hollemans, M.Div. ’13 There’s a running joke around my house. If any of my three children ever complain that they can’t fall asleep at night, just have mommy come in and preach her most recent sermon and you’ll be out in minutes. I … Continue readingMommy Goes to Neland Avenue