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Lessons from Failure in Ministry: Part 2

By Phoenix Seminary | September 17, 2018
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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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