A Walk through African American History and Culture

Professor Todd Mangum and Dr. Larry Anderson Reflect on…


Eugene Peterson lectures at University Presbyterian Church in Seattle in May 2009. Photo courtesy of Creative Commons

Eugene Peterson: The Man Who Translated – and Lived – The Message

My wife called me Monday afternoon with the expected, but…


Learning the How-To’s of Pastoral Ministry

Several years ago, when I graduated from Biblical…


Remembering September 11, 2001

Today we remember the 9/11 tragedy of 17 years ago — the…


Can Christians Call God Allah?

Can Christians Call God Allah?

“[Christians and Muslims] worship the same God.” These…


Confessing Sexual Sin: Psalm 51

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video…


20 Questions That Shaped World Christian History

A man living on a small but significant stretch of land…


Philadelphia Seminary

Should You Get A Doctorate in Counseling or Psychology?

In recent weeks, I have had several students ask me about…


And Ain’t I a Woman

Last year I wrote about why booking too far in advance…


Considering Systemic Abuse: Impact and Response

At the 2015 Community of Practice put on by the American…