Snapshot Or Story – Matthew 13:24-30

Speaker: Jul Medenblik Chapel · September 10, 2014 Watch it on Vimeo … [Read more...]

The Best Advice I Have Ever Received


What is the best advice you have ever received? Was there a word of wisdom or an insight that helped shape your life? At the start of this new academic year at Calvin Seminary, I started to recall my markers of “best advice.” A favorite was brought to mind as I reminisced about marriage counseling. Mel and Dorothy were a retired couple that began to attend the church … [Read more...]

Dr. Justo L. Gonzalez – From the ends of the earth.


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Letters to a Young Calvinist – A Conversation with Jamie Smith

Speaker: Jamie Smith A Conversation with Jamie Smith · September 04, 2014 Watch it on Vimeo … [Read more...]

Sexy, Rich or Holy

Speaker: John Rottman Chapel · September 03, 2014 Watch it on Vimeo … [Read more...]

What Will You Need For This Journey?

Speaker: President Jul Medenblik Chapel · August 25, 2014 Watch it on Vimeo … [Read more...]

What’s in a Name?


It looks like a list. It reads like a list. At the end of his letter to the Romans, the Apostle Paul sends a personal greeting of affirmation and gratitude to 27 separately named co-laborers. Yes, the letter to the Romans is filled with memorable verses and overarching themes that were foundational to the Reformation and is still foundational to framing the theology of the … [Read more...]

D-Day and the Accreditation of Calvin Theological Seminary


Last week leaders from over 260 theological schools met in Pittsburgh for the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) 49th Biennial meeting. Together we represent God’s “big tent” of Christian traditions in North America, both Protestant and Catholic. As I prepared for this conference, Academic Dean Ronald Feenstra told me about an interesting and enlightening … [Read more...]

Legacy Society – Prof. Lyle Bierma


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“Photos and Perspective”


On May 4 Jackie and I left for a week-long visit to South Korea where we were welcomed by four different schools.  This was my third trip to Korea and Jackie’s first.  We were ably accompanied by Rev. Christian Oh from Han-Bit Christian Reformed Church (Rochester Hills, MI).  While there we took many pictures and we were in many pictures.  The key to photography is to have … [Read more...]