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Thank you for your continued interest in Northern Seminary. Below, please check out the latest news articles and blog posts from the Northern Seminary website.



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Northern Seminary News

Dear Friends, As the season of Lent begins, I want to encourage you with stories of sacrifice, generosity, and ministry of our alumni and students. One person walked in this month and donated anonymously to reduce the student loan debt of five current students. When I asked him what motivated him, he said that he […]
Posted: March 14, 2018, 9:39 pm
Meeting in February, the Association of Theological Schools Board of Commissioners voted in favor of re-accrediting Northern Baptist Theological Seminary for ten years through March 31, 2028. All current degree programs were approved including the Master of Divinity degree, Master of Arts in Worship, Master of Arts in New Testament, Master of Arts in Theology […]
Posted: March 12, 2018, 7:31 pm
Northern Seminary Announces Five-Year Bachelor Plus Master of Divinity Degree Program in Partnership with Trinity Christian College FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Students Can Enroll Beginning in Fall 2018 Lisle, IL— Northern Seminary is pleased to announce a new program in partnership with Trinity Christian College that will allow students to earn a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) […]
Posted: March 6, 2018, 11:46 pm

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How do you influence the world? The ancient Jewish group known as the zealots had a specific and violent way they thought they would win for God in the world.  Dr. Scot McKnight discusses this ancient Jewish group had a difficult time understanding Jesus’ way and the way Jesus’ follower were to succeed in the […]
Posted: March 15, 2018, 8:24 pm
You move into a new neighborhood. Now what? How would you go about discern God in that place? What do you look for? Who do you talk to? David Fitch and Geoff Holsclaw talk about the 7 P’s of cultural engagement (and yes, there are a couple of jokes along the way).
Posted: March 12, 2018, 6:32 pm
All are called to live and serve God. But only some are called to lead the church. So, how do you know if you are being called to lead in and through the church? Call of Moses Moses had a pretty confusing call to leadership.  Floated down a river to save his life, Moses grows […]
Posted: March 12, 2018, 3:40 pm

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