Coming Together to Honor God in Convocations

“We have all known the long loneliness and we have learned that the only solution is love and that love comes with community.” Dorothy Day “Healing is impossible in loneliness; it is the opposite of loneliness. Conviviality is healing.” Wendell Berry Four times a year the university has the tradition of coming together—two commencement services […]

A True Community of Learners

As we all filed out from the University Assembly onto the Green to view the solar eclipse, I was inspired and energized by the excitement I felt around me at the wonders of God’s creation. I truly felt that we were a “Community of Learners” as we shared our gadgets, glasses and enthusiasm. I’d like […]

How Firm a Foundation? The Case for the Annual Fund.

It’s August, and across the length and breadth of North America, admission officers and senior university administrators are anxiously holding their collective breadth, waiting to see just how many students will arrive (and return) to their hallowed halls. Such is the life of the tuition/fee-dependent higher education institution and, let’s face it, with only a […]

God’s University

A little over a year ago, Yvette and I visited several South Korean Christian universities. Our university in Pakistan had developed partnerships with several of these institutions, and my job was to broaden opportunities for collaboration. Handong Global University was particularly impressive. Though all these institutions were Christian, we were stunned by a message that […]

The Deeper Dimension of Business Ethics

The traditional semester for undergraduate and graduate courses begins in just two weeks. I and my fellow professors are now finishing revisions to our courses. This happens often for me, as it does this year, after reading new material, new scholarship, or catching up on topics we have felt some weakness in. I know others […]

Believe in God’s Faithfulness

“How long will they refuse to believe in me, in spite of all the miraculous signs I have performed among them?” Numbers 14:11 “If we are faithless, he will remain faithful for he cannot disown himself” 2 Tim. 2:13 The only way I was able to embrace God’s call for Joe and me to shine […]

Full-Time MFT Intern Position

Marriage & Family Therapist Intern  Blair Marriage & Family Therapy Inc Fresno, CA Share: Blair Marriage and Family Therapy, Inc. DBA Alpha Behavioral Counseling Center offers professional and personable counseling services with the mission to provide a confidential and safe place to help children, adults, and families. We have a staff of competent, culturally diverse therapists […]

Fantasy or Imagination

The night before his reluctant conversion to Christianity, C.S. Lewis walked for several hours with J.R.R. Tolkien, author of The Lord of the Rings. Tolkien, a deeply committed Christian, was doing his best to convince Lewis of the credibility of both Christ and the church. All along the way, Lewis spouted out one objection after […]