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.

Prospective Student Visit Day

We invite you to join faculty, students, and fellow seekers to explore ESR!  The schedule includes a campus tour, a sample class, worship, information about programs and financial aid, and time with current students, alumni, and faculty.

Prospective Student Visit Day

Spring '20 Visit Day for Prospective Students
Friday, March 6

Spirituality Gathering


2020 ESR Spirituality Gathering

The Spiritual Practice of Remembering

Featuring Summer Cushman '10

Saturday, March 7th