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The Process of Transformation

Posted on : June 17, 2019

Long before I ever had an idea that I would be a seminary professor—let alone enroll in seminary—I was a high school chemistry teacher. Instead of beginning each year with the proverbial “BANG!” of an… Continue Reading

There’s Something about a Name

Posted on : June 10, 2019

Some years ago, I learned that a name is a powerful thing. For example, while working to complete my undergraduate degree in education, on various occasions my professor would observe us as we taught lessons… Continue Reading

Christian Worship in the Season of Civil Religion

Posted on : June 3, 2019

Every calendar year the strength of the Christian sense of time recedes just as it faces its greatest test. Christians derive our sense of time from our worship. Even where the lectionary is not read… Continue Reading
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January 23, 2023

“An abba said, ‘The prophets wrote books, then came our fathers, who put them into practice. Those who came after them learnt them by heart. Then came the present generation, who …

January 23, 2023

“An abba said, ‘The prophets wrote books, then came our fathers, who put them into practice. Those who came after them learnt them by heart. Then came the present generation, who …

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December 16, 2022

AFTE is now accepting scholarship applications for 2023. Applications and required supporting materials are due in the AFTE office no …

July 1, 2022

A Foundation for Theological Education (AFTE) John Wesley Fellowships have been awarded to six doctoral students. The John Wesley Fellows …