May 8, 2017
Last week I touched on the fact that, over the years, seminaries have seen a change in the individuals that they serve. We believe it is vital to understand who God is calling us to serve so that we might walk alongside those God places in our care in ways that help them “use whatever gift [they] have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms” (1 Peter 4:10).
God has provided Sioux Falls Seminary with specific resources to serve those he places in our care. We walk alongside a number of different individuals as we participate in the kingdom mission.
In relation to our work in theological education, we believe God has called us to develop servants who:
In relation to our counseling services, we walk alongside clients who are:
These categories provide clarity not only for us as we participate in the kingdom mission but also for you as you read this article. Do you know someone who fits into one of those categories? Perhaps God is nudging you to invite them to pursue theological education or counseling services. More than 85% of our students and clients come to us because they were referred by someone. Has God placed someone on your heart who might need encouragement for pursuing theological education or counseling services?