Social Media Training for Clergy Jan 23, 2012

On Thursday, February 9, Northern Seminary will host a one-day social media bootcamp  for clergy and non-profit leaders in partnership with Social Phonics. Social Phonics, a division of JoPa Productions, is a premier organization training ... read more

Northern Remembers MLK, Jr. Jan 17, 2012

Chapel message preached from same pulpit Martin Luther King Jr. once spoke from. read more

Latest Food Drive a Success Jan 12, 2012

Northern's Community Grocery Shelf, an available food pantry for students in times of need, was able to be restocked again due to the generous support of the many donations made. The food drive, which ran for several weeks prior to the holidays ... read more

The Eternal Within Jan 3, 2012

Dr. Ricky Freeman interviewed by the Chicago Tribune read more

Dr. Cherith Fee Nordling, New Associate Professor of Theology Dec 9, 2011

Dr. Cherith Fee Nordling, distinguished scholar, lecturer, and theologian has been named Northern’s Associate Professor of Theology. Nordling will teach core theology beginning fall 2012. On November 17, 2011, Northern’s Board of ... read more

MDiv Graduate Raises Awareness for Foster Children Dec 2, 2011

The Illinois Heart Gallery, an organization bringing awareness to the 2,500+ children in Illinois Foster Care was on display this week. Northern MDiv graduate Don Winters hosted the gallery at First Baptist ... read more

Advancing the Missional Conversation in Churches and Seminaries Nov 28, 2011

Following the invitation we extended previously, at the end of last month Northern Seminary hosted a series of events that were attended by hundreds of students and local Christian pastors and leaders.  These events featured a mixture of ... read more

Northern Alums Blaze a Trail in Maryland Nov 21, 2011

Jermaine and Michelle Johnson had a vision: that they would birth a ministry that would be a catalyst for transformation and discipleship, inspiring cultures and influencing communities through love. After much prayer and direction from the Lord, ... read more

Northern President Addresses The International Baptist Convention Oct 28, 2011

The International Baptist Convention welcomed Northern's President, Alistair Brown this week, as featured speaker for this year's annual conference in Italy. Although originally started to minister to U.S. military servicemen and woman stationed in ... read more

Discipleship, Mission, and the Future of Theological Education: 3 Major Events Coming Up at the End of October Oct 4, 2011

At the end of October, Northern will be hosting three significant events that we believe will be of interest to students, alumni, and local Christian pastors and leaders.  Event #1 is being held at Northern's Kern Hall, and Events 2 and 3 ... read more


News & Events

Living out Missional Faith: Ben Swihart's Story

Born into a rural Kansas, Christian home with parents that required ... Read More

Living out Missional Faith: Bill Ver Velde's Story

Growing up with a mom who loved music ensured that Bill Ver Velde ... Read More

SSC and Library closed on Monday, August 25.

The Student Services Center and Brimson Grow Library will be closed ... Read More