Spirituality with Clothes On – Book Launch

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

“There is no such thing as a naked spirituality.”  Gareth Brandt, who teaches Practical Theology at Columbia, has just released a new book called  Spirituality with Clothes On:  Explaining What Makes Us Who We Are. At a special celebration held at Columbia today, Gareth shared how the book is the culmination of years of reflection … Read More

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Praxis in New York City

Friday, March 6, 2015

Praxis had an exciting and insightful trip to New York City over reading break. A few highlights included: NYC Churches Praxis visited several churches from Trinity Grace Church’s parish network as well as attended Hillsong NYC. A highlight was Rashad’s story (pastor at Trinity Grace – Crown Heights) as he described the practices of sacrifice in planting … Read More

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A Call Back to Move Forward: The Metzger Collection’s Call to Remember our Biblical Heritage

Monday, February 2, 2015

  In March 2015, Columbia Bible College will hold a grand opening for the Metzger Collection, an intriguing collection of artifact replicas that sheds light on the biblical past. The Metzger Collection was born in 1967, when Reverend Dr. Fred Metzger – a missionary and pastor – began collecting replicas of artifacts that he came … Read More

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Service Through Presence

Friday, January 30, 2015

Service is a big part of discipleship at Columbia Bible College. After all, we believe and follow a God who embodies service in the person of Jesus. As Jesus taught, “Whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be your slave— just as the Son … Read More

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Two Powerful Lessons about Prayer

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

  There’s a simple word that’s been rattling around in my brain for months: thriving.   I really believe that God intends for His children to thrive. Jesus said, “I have comes that they may have life, and have it to the full.” I want that to be the experience of every member of the Columbia … Read More

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