What Should Ministry Look Like?

As ESR prepares students for ministry we’re obligated to continually consider what ministry looks like and respond accordingly. Since our founding in 1950 ministry has evolved, and our attitudes toward and preparation for ministry

Alumni Stories

After ESR, God became bigger and more inclusive to me." Vivian Wyatt, Minister of Care and Business Administration, M.Div. 2011. After growing up in a conservative denomination, Vivian Wyatt was certain of one thing: Church should be inclusive.

Mass Incarceration and Overcriminalization

Dr. Anthony Bradley lecturing on Finding a Solution to the Mass Incarceration Crisis. Includes panel of local organizations engaged in helping to change the culture around overcriminalization and an experiential Alternatives to Violence Project mini-workshop.