“We want to help you ‘keep the heart’—and to develop the heart from which you’ll minister. We have seven ways in mind, each an outworking of the basic premise that what believers learn about God must affect the way they live. Put most plainly, we believe the key is intimacy with Jesus within a gospel-shaped community” (p. 20).Tweet
Seminary is exhilarating . . . and dangerous.
Seminary can be thrilling, with the potential to inspire and equip church leaders for a lifetime of faithful ministry. But it’s not without its risks. For many who have ignored the perils, seminary has been crippling. But with an extra dose of intentionality, and God’s help, this season of preparation can invigorate your affections for Jesus.
How to Stay Christian in Seminary takes a refreshingly honest look at the seminarian’s often-neglected devotional life, offering real-world advice for students eager to survive seminary with a flourishing faith.
First Edition 2014
Crossway Books (Wheaton, Illinois)