So What’s Happening With My Thesis?

Personal Reflections

I have been in the Doctor of Ministry program at Acadia Divinity College for some time. Some people have asked is happening with my research and thesis. My original thesis was on faith questions of […]

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Good News: First Draft In

Good News

For the past number of years I have been working on my Doctor of Ministry degree at Acadia University. The truth is that I should have graduated a couple of years ago. But between some […]

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Why I Don’t Regret Not Getting a PhD

PhD

I’m in the final stages of my Doctor of Ministry degree. I frequently get asked why I didn’t do a PhD since I seem to have an academic bent. That’s a good question. I was […]

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Good News: Thesis Writing

Good News

My Good News for this week is that I took a week off work. This was no vacation but time for me to work on my thesis. I am in the Doctor of Ministry program […]

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5 Things I Got Out of Seminary

Leadership and Ministry

What is a seminary? First, I will tell you what it is not. It is not a Religious Studies department at a university. Religious Studies is about studying religion (not just Christianity), from a non-religious […]

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Wholistic Apologetics

I have not been blogging much lately because I am at Acadia Divinity College, taking my last two courses for my Doctor of Ministry degree.  The course I just finished was “A Theology for Holistic […]

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Religion Soup

Acadia Divinity College, were I study, has a series called Religion Soup.  These include debates featuring Craig Evans, Bart Ehrman, Mike Licona and Dale Martin.  You can find these debates on Youtube at this playlist.

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Where’s There a Good School?

I am a firm believer in good theological education.  Quality varies from school to school.  How can you know if the school you are applying to is any good?  The best thing to do is […]

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Doctor of Ministry

I am excited to start my Doctor of Ministry program at Acadia Divinity College next month.  Some people have wondered why I am doing a D.Min. rather than a Ph.D.  That is a good question.  The […]

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Arrow Leadership Ministries

Last night I attended an event for Arrow alumni.  A few years ago I participated in the Arrow Leadership Program.  It was a life changing experience.  Unlike most seminars and workshops, the lessons from Arrow […]

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