A heart for teaching

A young man stood in the doorway, his curly head cocked at a rakish angle, a big grin on his face. “I’m going to grad school so that one day I can have your job,” he announced.

The teaching life

What is the vocation of the theological teacher? The “Cambridge Platform” written by New England Puritans in 1648 says, “The office of . . . teacher is to attend to doctrine and therein to administer a word of knowledge . . .