Erskine seminary graduate speaks about ‘twisted tongues’

Posted on October 16, 2018

The Rev. Andrew Di Iulio, a 2017 graduate of Erskine Seminary who is now pastor of Devenger Road ARP Church, spoke at chapel Oct. 16 on “The Tale of Two Twisted Tongues,” based on James 3:1-10. With winsome and sometimes self-deprecating humor, he explained why controlling the tongue is so important in the Christian life. […]

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Gem and mineral exhibit returns to Bowie Arts Center

Posted on October 15, 2018

Erskine’s Bowie Arts Center welcomes the Upper Abbeville Gem and Mineral Exhibit as it makes a return visit to Erskine. The show continues through Wednesday, Nov. 7 and is free and open to the public. Four local mines—the Ellis Mine, the Cunningham Farm, the Diamond Hill Mine, and the Ashley Farm—are represented in the exhibit. […]

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Trustees make plans to ensure alumni voices are heard

Posted on October 15, 2018

A clean audit report, progress in the enrollment plan, and action to strengthen relations with alumni highlighted a one-day gathering of the Erskine Board of Trustees Friday, Oct. 12. The trustees came to the campus a day later than originally planned, allowing time for Tropical Storm Michael to exit the Carolinas. Greg Griffin, Executive Vice […]

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Idea of covenant fundamental to U.S. Constitution, speaker says

Posted on October 1, 2018

“The U.S. Constitution did not develop in a vacuum,” Cameron Runyan told Erskine College students Sept. 27 in Lesesne Auditorium. From the fervent faith of Christopher Columbus on display in the explorer’s journal to the profound covenantal influence of the Mayflower Compact, Runyan traced documents and developments that helped shape the U.S. Constitution. Runyan stressed […]

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Seminary co-sponsors ‘An Evening with C.S. Lewis’ Oct. 12-13

Posted on September 14, 2018

Erskine Theological Seminary is co-sponsoring, with the C.S. Lewis Institute, An Evening with C.S. Lewis Oct. 12-13, featuring British actor David Payne presenting in character the Life of C.S. Lewis. “Greenville, South Carolina is now the 13th city in the world to have a C.S. Lewis Institute,” says the Rev. Matt Miller, director of Erskine […]

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President’s address at Formal Opening focuses on God’s peace

Posted on September 3, 2018

Erskine College and Seminary President Dr. Robert E. Gustafson spoke about peace and wholeness from God, shalom, as he addressed students, faculty, staff, and community members at this year’s Formal Opening Convocation August 30. He took as scripture texts Jeremiah 29:4-7 and Philippians 4:4-9, both of which refer to peace. Gustafson began by recounting his […]

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Trustee chair talks about August board meeting

Posted on August 31, 2018

Erskine College and Theological Seminary trustees, led by incoming Board Chairman Jill Gazzaway of Davidson, N.C., gathered for the first time this academic year on August 23. Describing the meeting as “defined by hard decisions in the ever-changing climate of higher education, but also by a board seeking both the good of Erskine and decisions […]

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For the first time since 1951, football to return to Erskine

Posted on August 24, 2018

Erskine President Dr. Robert Gustafson met with faculty and staff members today to announce plans to bring football back to the college. Director of Athletics Mark Peeler comments on plans for football in a press release sent out today. Read more here.

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‘Discover who you are in the light of God’s love and truth,’ first lady tells freshman women

Posted on August 22, 2018

The women of the Erskine College Class of 2022 participated in the 95th annual Signing of the Book ceremony August 17 in the Bowie Arts Center, reciting the school’s honor pledge and adding their signatures to those of generations of Erskine students. This year’s speaker for the traditional event was Beth Gustafson, wife of Erskine […]

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