Faculty

‘We’re here for you’: MU Faculty Welcomes New Students

'We're getting to know one another'

MU's four-day student orientation was a flurry of activity. Newcomers eagerly greeted fellow classmates, toured campus and explored Portland under the guidance of some seasoned MU students. But one aspect that truly stood out was the time spent with MU's faculty. Our university has several differentiators, but its emphasis on solid student-professor connections is one of its strongest. Read the rest of this entry »

A God of Surprises: How the Lord Reminds Us of His Holiness

Dr. Roy Andrews, Academic Dean of MU's seminary, shares how being taken off guard broke him out of a relational rut with His Creator.

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Mission of Multnomah: Equipping Minds, Strengthening Hearts

Dean of Students, Jon Mathis, shares  MU's unique approach to building a compassionate community.  Read the rest of this entry »

New Wine, New Wineskins To Host Health Care Conference Oct. 19

The current health care reform debate has not only caused tension, but it’s also raised a question within the Christian community: How does the Bible bear upon issues like these?

An upcoming conference hosted by New Wine, New Wineskins will address this question and explore other dimensions related to health care. The conference will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, October 19, at Multnomah University. Read the rest of this entry »

Thinking Beyond Ourselves

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A gray sky and thin veil of rain greeted more than 180 Multnomah University students as they left campus to participate in Day of Outreach on September 24.

Once every spring and fall, students volunteer at several locations in the Portland community in need of their time and energy. A volunteer site can be anywhere: a nonprofit organization, a nursing home, a school, a community center. MU cancels classes for the day so students can devote their whole morning to service. Read the rest of this entry »

All College Retreat 2013 in Photos

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Categories: Faculty, General, Students

MU student and photographer Anthony Beatty Tinsay returned from the 2013 All College Retreat with an impressive collection of photographs. In this post we offer you the chance to experience the excitement through a slideshow of the photos he gave us. Whether you're an alum remembering your own college retreats, a student reliving the experience of the past weekend, or a future student who wants to know how Multnomah kicks off the school year, take a look! Read the rest of this entry »

Satan. What Does the Bible Say? – Angelology Video Series (Part 3/3)

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Theology Outside the Walls

In this 3rd and final installment of our new 3-part mini series of videos on Angelology, we ask the question "What does the Bible say about Satan?" You might be asking, "Why is Satan in a series about Angelology?", "Who is Satan in the Bible?" Watch the video and find out.

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What Do Angels Look Like? – Angelology Video Series (Part 2/3)

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Theology Outside the Walls

In this 2nd of our new 3-part mini series of videos on Angelology, we ask the question "What Do Angels Know and What Do They Look Like?

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Do We Each Have A Guardian Angel? – Angelology Video Series (part 1/3)

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Do We Each Have A Guardian Angel? – Angelology Video Series (part 1/3)

Theology Outside the Walls

We're launching a new mini series of videos that seek to help answer some of the questions we all hear about. It's a process we're calling "Theology outside the walls." And we figure, why not just jump right in to the big ones we've all wondered about since we were small children.

Professor of Bible and Theology Dr. Joseph Zichterman will kick us off on a 3-part series of videos on Angelology.

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MU Plays a Key Role in Reno’s Fight Against Sex Trafficking

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Director of MU Reno-Tahoe John McKendricks and Awaken, Inc. saw some of the fruit of their labor this past week when Nevada's Governor Brian Sandoval signed a bill in support of sex-trafficking prevention. What began as an effort by Multnomah to minister to their community in Reno has continued to grow and flourish with real, tangible results in view. Read the rest of this entry »