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Apr
29
2020
COVID-19
Dr. Alan Strange reflects on the impact and relationship between the current pandemic and the church.
Mar
24
2020
News
An address from President Dr. Cornelis Venema on Mid-America Reformed Seminary and its operation during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jan
21
2020
The
Could the Canons be guilty of failing to emphasize the church’s responsibility in proclaiming the joyful message of the gospel to the nations? This is a question that has to be honestly confronted.
Dec
14
2018
Definite
Dr. Venema enlightens us on what is, undoubtedly, the most controversial of the five points of doctrine affirmed by the Synod of Dort: definite atonement.
Nov
12
2018
Commemorating
This year of our Lord, 2018, marks the four hundredth anniversary of the convening of the Synod of Dort in Dordrecht, the Netherlands. Dr. Venema helps us explore this Synod and its significance in Reformed theology.
Oct
15
2018
The
In this and subsequent articles in "The Messenger," Dr. Venema will consider the five main points of doctrine that the Synod of Dort adopted in their response to the Arminian view of election. In the First Main Point of Doctrine, the Synod set forth the Scriptural teaching of “unconditional election.”
Jun
20
2018
Ministerial
Prior to the meeting of the Board, the Faculty passed a motion at its regular meeting in April that “in view of impending retirements and current need, the Board approves commencing a formal search for a faculty member in the position of ministerial studies.”
Feb
22
2018
Capstone
Every spring at Mid-America Reformed Seminary, a specific group of students is immersed in a different set of tasks apart from the M.Div program. Enter: the Capstone Projects.
Jan
26
2018
Am
Rev. Jeff DeBoer helps us consider the following information which seeks to answer the question: "Am I called to pastoral ministry. How do I know?" Plus, watch three testimonials from three of our students as they reflected upon this call on their lives.
Dec
21
2017
The
A Spanish edition of our December issue of The Messenger is now available for those in our Spanish speaking community!