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When We Face Loss

When We Face Loss

Message from the Alumni Director

“You intended to harm me, but God intended it all for good. He brought me to this position so I could save the lives of many people.” Genesis 50:20

Have you ever experienced a time of loss? The loss of a job, your health, a committed relationship, a marriage, a dream, a child, or a loved one? Throughout life’s journey the road is often met with hardship — difficult seasons that seem unjust and unfair.  Read the rest of this entry »

Cultivating a Heart After His Own

Cultivating a Heart After His Own

Message from the Alumni Director

“Thy Word have I hid in my heart that I might not sin against Thee.” Psalm 119

I love the eager anticipation a New Year can bring. For me, it is often the feeling of a fresh start, along with the expectation of the unknown that makes this opportunity for reflection and the consideration of new goals so exciting. Read the rest of this entry »

Anticipating the Messiah

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Categories: Alumni, General
Anticipating the Messiah

Message from the Alumni Director

I’ve been re-reading the Old Testament, the Gospels, and Paul’s epistles this year. Through this, I’ve gained a deeper appreciation for the weight of the disappointment that must have been experienced both by God and His people when Israel failed to recognize the gift of the promised Messiah. In spite of such clear prophecies, Israel let the most momentous event in history go by unnoticed. Talk about anti-climactic! Read the rest of this entry »

Rehearsing God’s Story

Rehearsing God’s Story

Message from the Alumni Director

“As the people of God, we are to live, to eat, and to breathe the story of God… We are to know it and to be transformed by it. It is to give us language and vocabulary to explain what is happening in our lives and what we are living for.” Dr. Mike Roth (M. Div ’03, BS ‘00) Read the rest of this entry »

75th Anniversary Convocation Chapel

75th Anniversary Convocation Chapel

 

Message from the Alumni Director

“In the same way, let your light shine before others so they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven.” Matthew 5:16 Read the rest of this entry »

Grace in a Paperweight

Grace in a Paperweight

Message From the Alumni Director

"He who is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much; and he who is unrighteous in a very little thing is unrighteous also in much." Luke 16:10 Read the rest of this entry »

Ambassadors Carry Hope to the World

Ambassadors Carry Hope to the World

Message From the Alumni Director

"I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus." Philippians 1:3-6 Read the rest of this entry »

Of Bible Marathons and Galaxies

Of Bible Marathons and Galaxies

Message From the Alumni Director

"When I look at Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, the moon and the stars, which You have set in place, what is man that You are mindful of him, and the son of man that You care for him?" Psalm 8:3-4

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A Message from the Alumni Director

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Categories: Alumni, General
A Message from the Alumni Director

Person to Person

“I know your deeds, your hard work and your perseverance…You have persevered and have endured hardships for My name, and have not grown weary. Yet I hold this against you: You have forsaken the love you had at first.” Revelation 2 Read the rest of this entry »

A Message from the Alumni Director

A Message from the Alumni Director

Person to Person

“A sign of spiritual maturity is when God’s primary concerns become our primary concerns…” Dan Kimball

This past month, we welcomed over 1,100 students and youth leaders from around the Pacific Northwest onto Multnomah’s campus for our Spring Thaw high school theology retreat. Dan Kimball, seminary alumnus (Grad Cert ’89), was our keynote speaker for the weekend. Read the rest of this entry »