Theological School of the
Protestant Reformed Churches in America
4949 Ivanrest Ave SW
Wyoming, MI 49418
Phone: 616-531-1490 ~ Fax: 616-531-3033
Charles Terpstra, Registrar (email@example.com)
Judi Doezema, Secretary (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Thou therefore, my son, be strong in the grace
that is in Christ Jesus.
And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses,
the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.
2 Timothy 2:1,2
Special Issue of The Standard Bearer (Jan.15, 2006)
devoted to the PR Theological School
|A quick glance at the Seminary building||Description of Seminary courses and requirements|
|Learn about our professors and their labors||Read the Seminary's Theological Journal|
|A look at our current student body||Writings & speeches of past & present professors|
|See the others who work in our Seminary||Listen to sermons by our PR ministers & professors|
The 2014-15 Faculty and Students
Key to picture:
Back row (l-r): Profs.R.Dykstra, R.Cammenga, B.Gritters. Sems. David Noorman (Faith PRC), Justin Smidstra (Hudsonville PRC), Jon Langerak (SW PRC), Matt DeBoer (Hudsonville PRC)
Front row (l-r): Sems.Aaron Lim (Covenant ERC, Singapore), Brian Feenstra (Hope PRC, Grand Rapids), Joe Holstege (SE PRC), Nathan Price (SW PRC), Stephan Regnerus (Doon IA PRC)
Missing: Senior Ryan Barnhill (Hudsonville PRC), currently completing his internship at Edgerton (MN) PRC (see below).
Latest Seminary Notices
We extend hearty congratulations to Sem.Nathan Price and his wife Nicole on the birth of their fifth child and second son - Bartholomew Daniel - on Wednesday night, Sept.17 - just after Seminary Convocation! All is well, for which we give our covenant God thanks.
The Seminary's annual Convocation was held Wednesday, Sept.17, 2014 at Grandville PRC. Prof.B.Gritters delivered the message under the title "Who Trains the Churches' Preachers?" For more information, visit this news item on the PRC website.
Our Seminary faculty participated in the Classis West Officebearers' Conference on preaching on Tuesday, Sept.23, 2014 at Peace PRC in Lansing, IL. *Note: The four speeches of this conference are now available in audio form on Peace PRC's Sermonaudio page. The links are provided here:
Once again the Seminary is inviting those who are interested to attend selected classes this coming school year. The classes that are open to auditors the first semester are the following: the first locus of Dogmatics, Theology, by Prof. Cammenga, and Medieval Church History, by Prof. Dykstra. If you are interested in attending either or both of these classes, please call the Seminary at 616-531-1490 to find what times they meet (or check the PR web site for the class schedule) and to “register” for the class(es). Classes begin on Tuesday, August 26.
Sem.Ryan Barnhill, his wife Miranda, and daughter Mya are currently in Edgerton, MN as Ryan has begun his internship in the PRC congregation there. He will be performing a variety of pastoral labors under the mentorship of Rev.Doug Kuiper. May the Lord richly bless him and his family as he goes through this special part of his ministerial training.
Recent graduate and ministerial candidate Joshua Engelsma recently responded to the three calls he had received from PRC congregations (Doon (IA) PRC, Faith PRC (Jenison, MI), and First PRC (Grand Rapids, MI), announcing August 24, 2014 that the Lord led him to accept the call from Doon PRC. On Sept.24, 2014 he was examined at the meeting of Classis West held at Peace PRC, Lansing, IL, successfully sustaining this exam and being approved for ordination and installation. This is to take place on Friday night, Oct.3, in Doon PRC.
Our latest Seminary Journal (April 2014) is now available. If you would like to be added to our mailing list (no charge, although we do accept gifts), contact the Seminary office. The digital copies of this issue are also now available. Visit the Journal page to download these. For a PRC news item on this issue, visit this page. Look for the November 2014 issue soon!
For other Seminary news, visit the
section on the PRCA website.
For other Seminary news, visit the Seminary section on the PRCA website.
Schedule/Calendar (Cf. the Google
calendar below also.)
2014-15 1st Semester Schedule/Calendar (Cf. the Google calendar below also.)
Special Seminary Notices
The Seminary-sponsored Conference commemorating the 450th anniversary of the Heidelberg Catechism was held the weekend of October 17-19, 2013 at Hudsonville PRC. For all the news, pictures, and links to the speeches from this wonderful conference, visit this "Seminary News" page on the PRCA website. For videos of the conference speeches, visit the Seminary's YouTube channel. And, for the full text of the speeches, see our latest PR Theological Journal, which features three of the HC lectures.