Resisting Sedentary Seminary

By on June 25, 2008

Remember the “Freshman Fifteen”? What about the “Seminary Several”? Perhaps you escaped the undergrad weight gain only to find that now seminary hits you with the one-two punch of entering your *ahem* shall we say, less than prime years, coupled with devoting an inordinate amount of time to sitting, studying, and consuming large quantities of Read More...



Sustaining Relationships

By on June 18, 2008

This is a guest post written by Mark Warnock. People wash out of seminary and out of ministry all the time. Sometimes the most promising people in ministry self-destruct, abruptly landing in the hospital, divorce court, or on the front page. Others just tire out and change careers. In every case I’ve personally observed, a Read More...





Wasting Seminary

By on May 31, 2008

I’ve been meaning to point this out ever since it was posted, but so much has been going on I haven’t had the time. So, if you haven’t already seen it by now, check out Derek’s list of 45 Ways to Waste Your Theological Education. I was digging #’s 2, 19, 20, 25, 36, 45 Read More...


The blog and a book

By on May 24, 2008

The Blog Goingtoseminary.com will be offline tomorrow afternoon as we make the final push for v2.0. For all of you who keep up with the site through feed readers, be sure to give us a real visit next week to see the new digs. A Book I read a great post the other day by Read More...


Quality Down Time

By on May 12, 2008

This guest post was written by Terry Delaney. You can read more from Terry at Diary of a Seminary Student and Said at Southern. The Semester is Over! Now what? I don’t know about you, but it seems like I spend each semester thinking about how I need to get ahead in my classes so Read More...