Coin of the Realm: Questions About Luxuries and Wealth

Recently, Bethlehem College & Seminary Vice President of Advancement Rick Segal posed two questions to Chancellor John Piper related to the handling of our wealth. In two recent “Ask Pastor John” podcasts, Chancellor Piper responded with helpful guidelines and challenging prods to our thinking about our material treasure.

Update on Accreditation

Update on Accreditation

The Association of Higher Biblical Education (ABHE ) accreditation visit team left on October 10th, and they have given us their preliminary assessment of our institution. Continue to read

The Call to Eldership

The Call to Eldership

"For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake and the gospel’s will save it."—Mark 8:35. Continue to read

Flesh and Spirit

Flesh and Spirit

The New Testament writers frequently contrast flesh (Greek sarx) and Spirit/spirit (Greek pneuma). But the contrasts are not all the same. It may be helpful to distinguish ten different contrasts (though some of them overlap).

The Peril of Institutional Drift

The Peril of Institutional Drift

"For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake and the gospel’s will save it."—Mark 8:35. Continue to read