SES Alums and the Canadian Mission Field

Southern Evangelical Seminary is unlike any other seminary, at least of those I know: it is an evangelical, non-denominational seminary whose primary goal is to train Christian apologists and whose primary philosophical influence is Thomas Aquinas. When I first heard about SES, I was a youth pastor in Québec who was very involved in reaching […]

Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Rodney Cripps

The effect of the training and education received at Southern Evangelical Seminary has greatly impacted our 114-year-old church in Pineville, North Carolina, known as GraceLife Church of Pineville. The core values, biblical training, and apologetic emphasis at SES goes hand-in-hand with our own mission of making disciples who make disciples. One of the positive impacts […]

Philosophy, Theology, and the Local Church

By Gerard Figurelli, How should we answer the perennial question regarding the relation of “Jerusalem” and “Athens” as it pertains to the use of philosophy in the local church? At this year’s National Conference on Christian Apologetics, my presentation titled “Philosophy, Theology, and the Local Church” will address this important question. From the pastoral level, […]