Here are a few recent - and not so recent - graduates from New College to inspire you.
As you will see, their lives have developed in many exciting directions and their studies at New College were an important formative experience for each of them.
Rev Michael Gott
Before taking his ministry to Eastern Europe, or setting up Michael Gott International in Keller, Texas, the evangelist preacher came to Edinburgh in 1966 on a two year scholarship to study Theology.
Sarah Lane Richie - PhD Science & Religion
Lecturer in Science and Theology.
Paul Wilson (MTh 2016)
Paul Wilson (MTh 2016) is the coordinator of the Asylum Seeker and Refugee Project at Parkhead Nazarene in Glasgow and a part-time lecturer in Bible and theology at Tilsley College.
Rev John M MacFarlane
I was at New College the year of 1962-63. I was a student at San Francisco Theological Seminary and decided that it was time to take a break and do something different.
Josh Lojzim - MSc Science and Religion
Data analyst at Amazon Robotics.
Dr Duncan MacLaren KCSG
Alumnus of the Year 2003
Rev Laurence Twaddle - BD Hons 1976
Minister at The Calvin Auditoire, Geneva.
Lynn Gunnar Johnson, PhD
Leadership Coach and Consultant.
Rev Dr Robert (Bob) Funk
Founder of Express Employment Professionals.
Church of Scotland Minister at Greenbank Parish Church.
Professor Lee Martin McDonald - PhD 1976
President Emeritus and Professor of New Testament Studies, Acadia Divinity College, Nova Scotia
Francesca Tristan Barbini - MA Hons in Religious Studies
Director of Luna Press and RE teacher.
Chris Turpin - MA Religious Studies
Managing Director at First State Investment.
Alumnus Ellie Williams tells us about her experiences studying at New College
Elizabeth Corsar MA Divinity 2013
Elizabeth Corsar studied Divinity