Over 200 Regent alumni maintain blogs on every conceivable subject: Christianity and pop culture, sermon reflections, theology and the arts, daily family life, book reviews and more.
These links do not imply Regent College’s endorsement of all the views on these blogs, and we are not responsible for the content of external websites.
This Mosaic Blog is simply the collected morsels from the daily blogs of Regent alumni, faculty and students, highlighting a recent selection of best of blogs—keeping in mind that there is much more than we could possibly share!
Featured Alumni Blogs
This is a selected list that we refresh every six months.
Several Regent alumni (Matt Mattoon, David Benson, Jeremy Kidwell, Ben Edsall, Jessica Hughes, Matt Gray, and René Breuel) and Prof. John Stackhouse have created an apologetic forum that seeks to articulate the Gospel to a secular audience in a thoughtful way. Updates three times a week, and includes guest articles.
Soul Food Vancouver by Ron Reed (DipCS ’82)
Includes updates on Pacific Theatre in Vancouver, as well as notices and reflections on other drama and music happenings in the area.
Diary of an Arts Pastor by David Taylor (ThM ’00)
“A diary of ruminations and happenings of an arts pastor who never wanted to be a pastor and never thought he could be an artist.”
Fellow Traveler by Rob Haskell (MCS '98)
Rob is a web designer and member of the World Evangelical Alliance Theological commission, where he enjoys the opportunity to dialog with Christians from other parts of the world.
Unfolding Forms by Brett Potter (MCS ’10)
The intersection of theology, art, and culture in the twenty-first century, from the perspective of a PhD student at the Toronto School of Theology who also spends his time writing poetry and making experimental films.
Rumblings by Ryan Dueck (MCS ’09)
“The kinds of things that occupy me here are ‘rumblings’ in one form or another—things that make me uncomfortable or force me to pay attention to God and the world that he has made in a way that I previously hadn’t.”
4th Point by Stan Groothof (MDiv ’03)
“Sermons traditionally have 3 points. Pastors traditionally have more than 3 points. Here is a place for some ‘fourth points’ that…I feel still should see the light of day.”
Emmanuel Mennonite Church by April Yamaski (MCS ’88)
April blogs as pastor of Emmanuel Mennonite Church in Abbotsford, BC.
Faculty blogs and websites
As alumni, we know you love to follow the activities of your former faculty members. Here are some quick links to a few faculty blogs and websites.
John Stackhouse (Professor, Theology and Culture)
Professor John Stackhouse “draws on history, sociology, theology, and philosophy to explore the intersection of Christian faith and contemporary culture in North America and beyond.”
Iain Provan (Professor, Biblical Studies)
Iain Provan maintains a website about his research, teaching, and speaking engagements.
Maxine Hancock (Professor Emerita, Interdisciplinary Studies and Spiritual Theology)
Maxine Hancock writes from her new home, the Annapolis Valley in Nova Scotia.
Paul Stevens (Professor Emeritus, Marketplace Theology)
Paul Stevens maintains a website about his teaching, coaching, advocating, and publishing activities, focusing on faith and social enterprise.
John Dickson (Sessional Lecturer)
John Dickson's blog is entitled "Speak Think Write Sing."
Paul Helm (Teaching Fellow)
Paul Helm writes about philosophical theology.
Larry Hurtado (Sessional Lecturer)
Larry Hurtado’s blog “comments on the New Testament and Early Christianity (and related matters).”
Glen Scorgie (Sessional Lecturer)
Glen Scorgie's blog includes posts on various current controversial issues such as the proposed Keystone pipeline and the budget deficit in the United States.
GORDON SMITH (SESSIONAL LECTURER)
Gordon Smith maintains a website about his various activities, with a focus on theological education in the developing world.
FEATURED Student blogs
This is Regent’s own student newspaper, published weekly September to April by the Regent College Student Association.
Carolyn is a singer, songwriter, speaker, and author.
Naomi Lippett's blog is about "A conversation about creativity and life."
James blogs about his experiene of living in Vancouver while studying at Regent.
Carolyn Watts is a former obstetrician/gynecologist who blogs on "longing and life and the joy that seeps into places of brokenness."