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Dr. Michael Milton delivers baccalaureate address

Posted on May 19, 2018 by

Graduating students and their families gathered in the Due West ARP Church Friday, May 18, for an evening service of worship in preparation for Erskine College and Seminary commencement ceremonies Saturday. This year’s baccalaureate speaker was Dr. Michael A. Milton, James Ragsdale Professor of Missions and Evangelism and director of the chaplain ministries emphasis in […]

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Florida church planter’s work gains some attention

Posted on May 4, 2018 by

A new downtown church led by the Rev. Brooks Pipher was recently spotlighted in the Boca Newspaper in Boca Raton, Fla. A 2014 graduate of Erskine Seminary, Pipher is a Church Planting Explorer with the Florida Presbytery of the ARP Church. He and his wife live in downtown Boca Raton, and the church meets at a downtown […]

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Albert Mohler to speak at commencement May 19

Posted on April 30, 2018 by

Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, will deliver the commencement address when Erskine College and Theological Seminary honors this year’s graduates Saturday, May 19 at 10:30 a.m. under the towers of the Erskine Building. A theologian and ordained minister, Mohler is a recognized leader among American evangelicals as he […]

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Conference provides rejuvenation for pastors

Posted on April 25, 2018 by

Greenville Spring Week, sponsored April 11-14 by Erskine Theological Seminary’s Greenville site, welcomed its planned maximum of 50 attendees, 45 of whom were Associate Reformed Presbyterian (ARP) ministers. The Rev. Matthew Miller, director of the Greenville site and former senior pastor at Greenville ARP Church, declared the event a success and spoke about its segue […]

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Sixth Annual Girardeau Lectures scheduled for May 2-3

Posted on April 18, 2018 by

Erskine Theological Seminary and First Presbyterian Church, Columbia, S.C., will welcome Dr. Robert Smith, Jr. as speaker for this year’s John L. Girardeau Lectures, which are scheduled for May 2-3. Smith’s first lecture, “The Neglected God,” will be delivered Wednesday, May 2, at 6 p.m. in Jackson Hall at First Presbyterian Church. The lecture will […]

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Seminary professor honored at army retirement ceremony

Posted on March 2, 2018 by

U.S. Army Reserve Chaplain (Colonel) Michael A. Milton has retired after 36 years of service. A minister in the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, Milton serves as James H. Ragsdale Chair for Missions and Evangelism and directs the chaplain ministries emphasis in the Master of Divinity program at Erskine Theological Seminary. He is founder and president […]

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Ceremony marks inauguration of Erskine’s 17th president

Posted on February 16, 2018 by

Dr. Robert E. Gustafson, who describes himself as “a newcomer” who has “grown to love Erskine in a short time,” was inaugurated as 17th president of Erskine College and Theological Seminary in a service of worship Feb. 16 at the Due West Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church. The opening procession included Erskine faculty members and administrators […]

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Erskine trustees elect officers as preparations completed for inauguration of 17th president

Posted on February 15, 2018 by

The Erskine Board of Trustees gathered on the Due West campus Thursday, Feb. 15, for its regularly scheduled meeting. “We are excited to be here at this time when we are preparing to celebrate the inauguration of Dr. Gustafson,” Board Chairman Sam James said. “The board is more unified than I have seen it in […]

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‘Is Christianity a Killjoy Religion?’ to be chapel speaker’s topic Feb. 13

Posted on February 12, 2018 by

The Rev. Matthew Miller, who serves as director of Erskine Theological Seminary’s extension site in Greenville, S.C., will examine the question “Is Christianity a Killjoy Religion?” at an Erskine chapel service Tuesday, Feb. 13, at 11 a.m. in the Due West ARP Church. He will take as his text I John 1:1-4. Formerly senior pastor […]

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