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APU’s Kern Center for Vocational Ministry offers guidance, resources, and scholarships designed to help students further explore and determine their calling to pastoral ministry.

Undergraduate students pursuing a call to ministry through APU’s School of Theology programs may receive a scholarship from the center to fund their education in Biblical Studies, Christian Ministries, Theology or Youth Ministry.

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News & Features

  • Jennifer Walsh Addresses Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

    Jennifer E. Walsh, Ph.D., APU's dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and professor of political science, wrote an op-ed ahead of the Supreme Court's same-sex ruling that appears in the Christian Post.

  • Reflections On Charleston

    The tragedy in Charleston forces us to agonize again over the question of why. Perhaps, a better question would be, "What should we do next as followers of Jesus Christ"?

  • A Picture of Affirmation

    Sam Louie, M.A. '09, a Seattle-based psychotherapist specializes in multicultural issues and addictions using PhotoTherapy, a therapeutic technique where photography is self-initiated as a means toward personal growth.