Blog Faith, Leadership, Students
Eagles Volleyball puts integrity first...no matter what.
“Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.” — C. S. Lewis No one may have seen the touch of the volleyball, but Coach Beth Wilmeth's team members will call themselves "out'' as they play to a higher calling than just winning a game. Find out how the UNW Women's Volleyball...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Blog Leadership, Ministry & Missions
The crucial organizational role of stories
A college degree in my hand and a burning passion in my heart, I set out to start my career. But the Lord's timing is not my timing. I remain grateful for that blessing every day. I don't want to forget it. Storytelling helps me remember His love and faithfulness by keeping that gratitude alive!
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Blog Community, Faculty, Faith
The Power of Prayer
Praying for others is one of the most powerful ways we can come together as the body of Christ. Professor Mark Muska says that as we spend our lives praying for others, we can have full confidence that God will use them to carry out His purposes and plans
Monday, July 17, 2017
Blog College Preparation, Faith, Students, The Arts
Understanding your passion and calling
In this chapel talk, Daniel McLaughlin, alum and Northwestern theatre production manager, shared the entertaining and insightful story about how he discovered the passions and calling for his life.
Monday, June 26, 2017
Blog Faculty, Faith, Leadership
The root of Uber's culture problem
“Company culture” has been a buzzword of choice for forward-thinking business leaders and has taken center stage in the Uber scandal. And that’s not the only scandal blamed on a harmful culture. You may recall last year’s debacle with financial giant Wells Fargo, who many blame on an oppressive...
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Blog Alumni, College Preparation, Faith, Leadership, Students
Change your thoughts, change your life
Steven Daggett gave this address during the 2017 spring commencement ceremony. Daggett graduated in 2017 from the adult undergraduate program with a bachelor's degree in ministry and psychology.
Monday, May 15, 2017
Blog Community, Faith, Leadership, Students
Coach Deetjen: lacrosse success starts with heart
UNW Women’s Lacrosse Head Coach Deetjen, or “Coach Deetch’’ as she’s called by her team, has coached hundreds of games in her career. But, that first game of the 2017 season against Monmouth College is one she’ll remember for the rest of her life.
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Blog Church, Faculty, Faith, Leadership, Ministry & Missions
When Easter week is your busiest time of year
For the professional minister, Easter is a busy season full of service schedules, volunteer coordination, and palm branches. Prof. of Christian Ministries Susan Payne talks about remembering the devotion in the details.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Blog Church, Community, Faith, Leadership, Ministry & Missions, Students
Inexperienced Yet Equipped - Alaska Mission Trip 2017
In the fall of 2016, I officially became a part of the Global Outreach team at Northwestern. One of the most impactful things I learned was what it means to serve well and to be a servant-hearted leader, as well as how to lead a servant-hearted team.
Monday, April 3, 2017
Blog Faculty, Faith
Ask the Professor: The birth of Jesus
The birth of Christ to a virgin mother was miraculous. But why wasn’t it talked about more in the gospels? According to professor Mark Muska, the authors of the gospels were very intentional with what they focused on in their accounts of Jesus’ life.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Blog Academics, Faith, Leadership
Seeking more than a major
The most frequently asked question for high school graduates or college students has to be "what is your major?" This isn’t always easy to answer since, according to the Department of Education, the number of majors to choose from has increased to 1,800—growing nearly 25% in the last 15 years.
Thursday, December 8, 2016
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