Author Archives: Leah Bruneau

I Love Bethlehem College & Seminary

Though I’m no longer a student at Bethlehem, I still have the privilege of being part of the community as I teach in an adjunct capacity. Each week as I walk into the building, see familiar faces, and engage with eager students, God increases my joy in Jesus. I love this school because it contributes […]

Rejoice with Us Tonight!

Tonight, we celebrate the first ten years of Bethlehem College & Seminary’s history at our Decennial Convocation. This promises to be a wonderful time of worship, inspiration, and thanksgiving for the many mercies of the Lord that have been poured out on us in these beginning years. For those of you who live in the […]


NEWS RELEASE LEWIS GUEST, IV JOINS BETHLEHEM COLLEGE & SEMINARY FACULTY Urban Neighborhood Pastor-Scholar to Teach Bible and Theology (MINNEAPOLIS, MN) – – – November 1, 2019 – – – Bethlehem College & Seminary announced today that Lewis Guest, IV has joined the faculty as Instructor of Bible and Theology. “We have had the pleasure […]

A Call to Social Media Thoughtfulness

“Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger, for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God. Therefore put away all filthiness and rampant wickedness and receive with meekness the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.” James 1:19–21   […]

History: A Narrative of Divine Providence

THE BETHLEHEM COLLEGE EDUCATION SERIES We have established that the Bible is the Greatest Book, and it informs all our courses at Bethlehem College & Seminary, including our undergraduate history courses. God is the author of history, directing the very ebb and flow of human history from the creation of Adam and Eve to the […]

The Greatest Book

The Bethlehem College Education Series At Bethlehem College & Seminary, the Bible anchors all that we do. We read many Great Books in our undergraduate programs, but none of them compares to the Word of God, the Greatest Book of all. The Psalmist says, “I rejoice at your word like one who finds great spoil” […]

Decades of Praying

Some of you have been praying since the 1980’s when Bethlehem Baptist Church began our intentional focus on raising up pastors and missionaries through our Apprenticeship Program for Ministerial Candidates. More of you were drawn into this prayer between 1998 and 2009 as we labored at a higher level in this same mission through The […]

Gospel Partnership

“I thank my God in all my remembrance of you, always in every prayer of mine for you all making my prayer with joy, because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now.” Philippians 1:3–5 The apostle’s familiar words perfectly express the exuberant gratitude to God that I feel for your […]

Cultivating Maturity

The Bethlehem College Education Series Christian discipleship is the highest aim of Bethlehem’s education, as the first article in this series explains. Stated another way, Christian discipleship is the formation of mature adults who are ready to witness with wisdom and wonder for the rest of our lives. How exactly, though, should a student coming […]


One of the things I have to fight daily is discouragement.  Mind you, this is coming from a person who is by nature an optimist!  But the shear amount of discouraging news and events on any given day is enough to dishearten even the most ardent optimist.  Part of this is fostered by the nonstop, […]