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Phoenix Seminary at the Denver Meetings

By Phoenix Seminary | November 1, 2018

On November 12–20, the annual meetings of the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS) and the Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) will gather in Denver, CO. Researchers and theologians from across the globe will attend these meetings to present their research and engage one another at the highest levels of academic scholarship. Several members of the Phoenix…

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Chuck Newkirk on the Ministry Apprenticeship Alliance

By Phoenix Seminary | October 8, 2018

Pastor Chuck Newkirk is lead pastor at Church on Mill in Tempe, AZ and was an early adopter of our Ministry Apprenticeship Alliance (MAA) program. Below, he explains the relationship between the traditional seminary education and Phoenix Seminary’s MAA, through which a student may earn up to 18 hours of MDiv credit in the local…

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Lessons from Failure in Ministry: Part 2

By Phoenix Seminary | September 17, 2018

Failures are going to happen. This is a life-reality “no brainer”! Still, we struggle mightily whenever we say or do the wrong thing, make the wrong choice, or pursue the wrong path. One of the most difficult consequences of our failures is how it affects other people. None of us starts off in ministry wanting…

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Three Lessons from Failure in Ministry

By Phoenix Seminary | September 3, 2018

We are not as eager to learn from our failures as from our successes. In fact, I would argue that success often (not always!) keeps us from learning anything. But failures have the unique ability to drive us to humility. And this is a very good experience from which those of us who serve in…

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Special Discount for the TGC West Coast Conference

By Phoenix Seminary | August 29, 2018

This October, The Gospel Coalition is hosting a special conference to encourage faithfulness in pastoral ministry and Phoenix Seminary is pleased to offer students and friends of Phoenix Seminary a special discount. This first-ever “Enduring Faithfulness” conference is happening October 16–18 in Los Angeles and Phoenix Seminary will also be on the exhibit floor with…

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Josh Vincent on the Ministry Apprenticeship Alliance

By Phoenix Seminary | August 27, 2018

In this post pastor Josh Vincent explains the value of Phoenix Seminary’s new Ministry Apprenticeship Alliance in partnering local churches with the seminary to train students for ministry. The MAA program enables students to learn about ecclesiology, preaching, and pastoral care in the context of a local church where they observe and work with their pastor…

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Ten Tips for New Seminary Students

By Phoenix Seminary | August 20, 2018

With the start of a new school year, we thought it would be helpful to hear from one of our current students on how to thrive in seminary. Edwin Smith started his MDiv at Phoenix Seminary last fall and these are his top tips for making your first year a success. When I had entered…

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We Have a Winner!

By Phoenix Seminary | August 16, 2018

Congrats to David Dittmer who won our recent book giveaway! His copy of Christian Ethics by Wayne Grudem will be in the mail soon. For those who didn’t win but still want the book, it is now available on Amazon. This was the last round our summer Faculty Book Giveaway. Thanks for all who entered!

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New Book: Prayer, Middle Knowledge, and Divine-Human Interaction by Kyle DiRoberts

By Phoenix Seminary | August 14, 2018

Dr. Kyle DiRoberts, Adjunct Professor at Phoenix Seminary, has recently graduated with the PhD degree from Dallas Theological Seminary, and a revision of his dissertation was published by Wipf & Stock Publishers. Below, Kyle tells us about his new book and why he wrote it. I wrote Prayer, Middle Knowledge, and Divine-Human Interaction out of…

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Win a Copy of Christian Ethics by Wayne Grudem!

By Phoenix Seminary | August 6, 2018

The seventh and final book in our Faculty Book Giveaway is Wayne Grudem’s brand new book Christian Ethics: An Introduction to Biblical Moral Reasoning. Dr. Grudem says of this book, “I hope it will be useful for all Christians who seek to experience the great blessing of God that comes from walking daily in paths of…

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