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New biology professor integrates faith and science

Written on September 21st, 2016 by
Categories: Faculty, Feature, General, Programs

For the true scientist, faith is something that must be simultaneously held at arm’s length and embraced. Being in a field where knowledge is tested, retested and tested again forces the scientist to stand at a certain distance from what he or she knows. Some scientists who are perched in that place see faith as a distraction, or at worst a limitation. Some, however, see their faith as precisely the force that gives them courage to delve fearlessly into the mysteries of life. Dr. Sarah Gall, chair of the biology department at MU, is this latter type of scientist. Continue Reading »

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The journey begins

Written on August 24th, 2016 by
Categories: General
New Student Orientation begins this week, and we're thrilled to welcome a new batch of undergraduate students to our campus. Continue Reading »
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Global ministry trends and issues, part five: Human slavery

Written on August 22nd, 2016 by
Categories: Faculty, Press Releases
This is the fifth post in a series of articles on global ministry trends and issues presented by Dr. Greg Burch, Director of the Master of Arts in Global Development and Justice program and Chair of the Global Studies Department. You can read more articles from Dr. Burch on his personal site, The Burch Blog. Continue Reading »
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Global ministry trends and issues, part four: Indigenous ministries and partnerships

Written on August 15th, 2016 by
Categories: Events, Faculty, Missions
This is the fourth post in a series of articles on global ministry trends and issues presented by Dr. Greg Burch, Director of the Master of Arts in Global Development and Justice program and Chair of the Global Studies Department. You can read more articles from Dr. Burch on his personal site, The Burch Blog. Continue Reading »
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Global ministry trends and issues, part three: Discerning globalization

Written on August 8th, 2016 by
Categories: Faculty, Missions
This is the third post in a series of articles on global ministry trends and issues presented by Dr. Greg Burch, Director of the Master of Arts in Global Development and Justice program and Chair of the Global Studies Department. You can read more articles from Dr. Burch on his personal site, The Burch Blog. Continue Reading »
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A tribute to Khen Tuang (Tua Tuang) from Dr. Greg Burch

Written on August 1st, 2016 by
Categories: Faculty, Media, Students
Last week the Multnomah community lost a friend and fellow servant. Khen Tuang was killed in an automobile accident on Thursday, July 28, along with his friend Peter. Khen’s wife and daughter were also in the car accident and survived with non-life threatening injuries. Peter, a refugee from Myanmar, tragically lost his wife in a Thai refugee camp in 2008 — the couple’s three children are now orphaned. Continue Reading »