Theological Education Requires Both Preparation & Engagement

It takes years of study and practice to become a professor, so my colleagues and I know what our graduate students are going through. We remember the challenges: what helped and what didn’t work. We try hard to integrate our knowledge and experiences into all of our interactions with students. My friend and colleague Dr. […]

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Aug 2015
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Pastor Prepares to Lead in Postmodern Culture

Self-awareness can be a beautiful thing – especially when it’s orchestrated by the Spirit. When Brandin Melton entered NNU’s Master of Arts in Missional Leadership program, he was already a leader. He’d been doing it for several years — first as lead pastor at a Nazarene church in Sarcoxie, Missouri, beginning at the age of […]

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Jul 2015
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NNU Dean Leads Through Love, Commitment

Ultimately any educational experience is only as good as the professors who guide students. For more than a century, NNU’s most valuable asset has been her faculty. Highly supportive professors who lead our students with love, compassion and knowledge have long blessed us. For the past decade, Dr. Mark Maddix has served as dean of […]

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Jul 2015
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South African Pastor Finds Community Online

Again this year, NNU’s commencement exercises reminded me how blessed my colleagues and I are. As theological educators, we’re privileged with opportunities to meld our gifts with the talents and hard work of students all over the world, including graduates like Gabriel Benjamin. Last week, Gabriel and his wife Mary traveled to Idaho to celebrate […]

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May 2015
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Books by NNU Faculty Make Great Gifts

Looking for a last-minute gift idea for the theologian in your life? Or maybe you’re the theologian and your family needs some gift ideas from you! Consider this: Books published by faculty in Northwest Nazarene University’s School of Theology & Christian Ministries. Several of my colleagues and I have had new books published in the […]

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