"Let us not grow weary in doing what is right, for we will reap at harvest-time, if we will not give up." Galatians 6:9



Green Tea Conversation

April 21 

Hymn Fest

April 21

Board of Trustees
April 24-26

Latinos Adelante
April 26

Dr. Carroll Baltimore, Sr.

Guest Chapel Preacher
April 28

Keaton Lectures
May 15-16 

May 17
Oakland, CA

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Come and Celebrate the Resurrection in Music on the Monday after Easter

Monday, April 21, 2014

 6:00-7:00 pm

during the ABSW Weekly Chapel Service

ABSW Claiborne M. Hill Chapel

2509 Hillegass Ave, Berkeley 94704


The HymnFest will feature multicultural selections from the recently published Lift up Your Hearts hymnal for choral (PSR Chorale), solo, duet and congregational singing and will provide a glimpse into the “whole story of God and God’s people.” 

This event is planned by representatives from the American Baptist Seminary of the West and the Pacific School of Religion and is made possible by a grant from the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship.


Latinos Adelante 2014
A dinner event for the friends of the
ABSW Latino/a Initiative

“The Good News”

Come. Listen. There is good news to share about the developing educational opportunities at the American Baptist Seminary of the West for Latinos and Latinas called to serve and transform church and community as Christian ministers of the Gospel. Be our guest. Be nourished. Be inspired.

Saturday, April 26, 2014

5:00-6:30 pm


To reserve your seat at this dinner event for supporters and friends of the ABSW Latino/a Initiative project, please contact hdavalle@absw.edu by April 15.


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The Keaton Lectures

A two-day conference to examine and discuss insights on the impacts and implications of the policies and program of the 1964 War on Poverty as well as current ideas and initiatives to eradicate poverty. 


More info coming soon… 





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ABSW NOW RECRUITING for a Specialized DMin Cohort: Pastoral Care and Counseling in Immigrant and Refugee Communities  - June 2014

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ABSW NOW RECRUITING for DMin Cohorts in the greater Denver, CO and greater Los Angeles, CA areas.  Contact the Office of Admissions for more information. 

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