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Deanna Gemmer

Alumnus Kevin Wade Dispenses Wisdom to the Next Generation

Kevin Wade, DMin class of 2018, has had a very busy spring. Not only did he graduate from Dr. Sweet’s “Preaching as Story” Doctor of Ministry program and took a job as senior pastor at Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Ypsilanti, Michigan, he also released his seventh book: A Daughter’s Book of Secrets: Things a […]

Checking-In Post Harvey and Irma

As you likely know this late summer brought utter devastation to communities throughout South Texas and Florida due to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, and the flooding aftermath as well. Associate Director of Portland Seminary Master’s Programs John Regier and Community Life Outreach Coordinator Deanna Gemmer reached out to a few of our Seminary students who […]