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Considering seminary? Ask yourself these questions

By Kenda Creasy Dean, Special Contributor Right about now, my inbox starts to fill up with inquiries about seminary. Here’s what I usually tell people who are in the seminary discernment process. It’s true what they say: What you get out of seminary depends mostly on what you put into it. There are superb faculty—and […]

Educated for a life of faith

The 13 United Methodist seminaries together graduate about 330 UM ordination candidates a year, as well as other graduates who plan a career in religious work. Here are capsule stories of a handful of spring 2012 graduates: For the last three years, Adam Love has preached at small UM churches in Chuckey and Limestone, Tenn., […]