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Alumni couple prepares for service with Greater Europe Mission

Posted on April 1, 2014 by

Tina and Jodie Gaston report that they have been accepted as missionaries with Greater Europe Mission (GEM) and hope to serve with church planters in England following a time of intercultural training in Canada this summer. Tina, a 1999 Erskine College sports medicine graduate, said she and husband Jodie, a pastor and 2003 Erskine Seminary […]

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Connecting with digital generation essential for the church

Posted on February 20, 2014 by

Professor of Systematic Theology Dr. R.J. Gore has taught at Erskine Seminary since 1996. He served as vice president and dean from 1998-2003, and dean of the seminary from 2003-2006. His wealth of experience as a U.S. Army chaplain includes service as Group Chaplain, 172d Corps Support Group in Balad, Iraq, from December 2003 to […]

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Thabiti Anyabwile to deliver Second Annual Girardeau Lectures Feb. 26

Posted on February 17, 2014 by

Erskine Theological Seminary and First Presbyterian Church, Columbia, S.C., will present the Second Annual John L. Girardeau Lectures, with the Rev. Thabiti Anyabwile, Wednesday, Feb. 26, in Jackson Hall at First Presbyterian Church in Columbia. The topic of this year’s lectures is “Bondage or Freedom? Questions in Early American Theology.” The first lecture, “Reformed Theology […]

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Trustees respond favorably to Alumni Board resolution

Posted on November 8, 2013 by

When the Erskine College and Theological Seminary Board of Trustees met in October, one item of business was of particular interest to many alumni. In July, the Erskine Alumni Association Board had passed a resolution that sought to encourage improved relationships between the alumni association, trustees, and the ARP Church. At the October meeting, Erskine […]

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Acting president delivers address at Formal Opening

Posted on September 13, 2013 by

Students, faculty, staff, and community members heard about true abundance from Acting President Dr. N. Bradley Christie Sept. 12 at Erskine College and Theological Seminary’s Formal Opening Convocation in the Due West ARP Church. [Watch the video] “You have the opportunity while you study here not to despise instruction, to learn, to experience even the […]

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Erskine trustees extend Christie’s term as acting president and affirm presidential search committee

Posted on August 20, 2013 by

The Erskine College & Theological Seminary Board of Trustees voted during its meetings August 15-16 to extend Dr. Brad Christie’s tenure as acting president while the presidential search committee moves forward to identify Erskine’s sixteenth president. Christie assumed the role of acting president in July upon the departure of David Norman from the president’s office. […]

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Christie to serve as acting president

Posted on July 1, 2013 by

The Erskine College & Theological Seminary Board of Trustees announced today that Dr. N. Bradley Christie will serve as acting president effective July 1, 2013, until an interim or permanent president is appointed by the Board. Christie currently serves as senior vice president for academic affairs and has fulfilled various roles in his 22 years […]

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ARP General Synod affirms relationship with Erskine

Posted on June 14, 2013 by

At its 2013 annual meeting earlier this week, the General Synod of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church voted to approve several recommendations that reaffirmed the historic relationship between Erskine and its founding denomination. The primary motion under consideration was a proposal to adopt language for an amendment to the Erskine charter. The proposed change language, […]

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Trustees offer modified charter language to ARP General Synod

Posted on May 30, 2013 by

An announcement from the Erskine College and Theological Seminary Board of Trustees: As part of its meetings May 23-24, the Board of Trustees of Erskine College and Theological Seminary voted to approve language for a proposed charter change regarding trustee removal. This proposed language addresses three important standards for trustee removal: cause, due process, and […]

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