Archive for the Alumni Category

Church planting’s gospel impact takes time, graduate says

Posted on December 6, 2017 by

The Rev. Brooks Pipher is a Church Planting Explorer with the Florida Presbytery of the ARP Church. He graduated from Erskine Theological Seminary in 2014 with a Master of Divinity degree. He previously interned at Christ Community Church in Ruskin, Fla. At the time of this interview, Pipher and his wife Amanda resided in downtown […]

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Covington and Smith crowned at homecoming

Posted on November 1, 2017 by

Seniors Hunter Covington, a Bible and religion major from Rock Hill, and Raven Smith, a special education major from Irmo, were crowned homecoming king and queen Oct. 28 during halftime of the men’s soccer match against Limestone College. Other members of the homecoming court included Tanner Frye of Spartanburg and Hope Peeler of Due West, […]

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Former intern returns to Erskine as chapel speaker

Posted on October 25, 2017 by

The Rev. Cam Smith, who spoke at an Erskine chapel service Oct. 24 in the Due West ARP Church, is not an Erskine graduate, but his connection to Erskine began when he was a student at Penn State University and continued through his participation in a spring break ministry project at Erskine, a two-year internship […]

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SGA president reflects on Choraleers’ summer trip

Posted on October 17, 2017 by

  Members of the Erskine Choraleers traveled to Europe in June to participate in a Lithuanian-American choir, spending a week in the north of Lithuania just before the annual synod of the Lithuanian Reformed Church. With the students were the director of the Choraleers, Associate Professor of Music Dr. Keith Timms (pictured above in center […]

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Erskine hosts Homecoming and Family Day

Posted on October 16, 2017 by

Erskine’s Homecoming and Family Weekend 2017 begins Friday, Oct. 27, with highlights to include the homecoming court, presented at halftime of the men’s soccer match Saturday afternoon, and the homecoming parade, set for Saturday evening at 7 p.m. this year. Friday’s events include the Erskine Open Golf Tournament, a Baptist Collegiate Ministries Reunion Dinner, a Choraleer […]

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Homecoming Concert planned for Oct. 27 in Bowie Chapel

Posted on October 14, 2017 by

  The Erskine Department of Music will offer a Fall Homecoming Concert Friday, Oct. 27, at 6 p.m. in Bowie Divinity Hall Chapel. The concert will spotlight sacred music, with the Choraleers presenting works by Ernani Aquiar, David Haas, Lloyd Larson, Franz Schubert, and others. The program also includes Bella Voce, a women’s ensemble, singing […]

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Erskine College graduate speaks about ‘Murphy’s Lie’

Posted on October 4, 2017 by

The Rev. Zack Keuthan, associate pastor of Reformation ARP Church in Hendersonville, N.C., and a 2011 graduate of Erskine College, spoke at an Erskine chapel service Tuesday, Oct. 3. His message was entitled “Murphy’s Lie” and was based on Romans 8:28: “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those […]

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Irma takes a tree in campus garden

Posted on September 15, 2017 by

In the aftermath of Tropical Storm Irma, Professor Emerita of Biology Dr. Janice Haldeman reported the loss of a large slash pine on the Erskine campus. Nathan Guyette of Aramark Facilities said the tree, which was growing in Erskine’s Pressly Family Heritage Garden across from the science center, measures 95 feet in length and is […]

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Alumni surprise former coach

Posted on September 12, 2017 by

Richard Haldeman of Due West, an honorary alumnus who served for many years as public relations director at Erskine, contributed the following account of some grateful alumni who returned to their alma mater to honor their coach. Sixty years ago this fall Harry Stille arrived at Erskine College to teach physical education and assist Gene […]

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