For This We Stand: (part 2)

 Values Underlying Church of the Nazarene College, University and Seminary Faith Communities   Affirmation #2 As I mentioned in the previous blog post, I have been asking myself throughout the… Read More


Values Underlying  Church of the Nazarene College, University and Seminary Faith Communities   Throughout the past few years I have been asking myself some fundamental questions about our Nazarene colleges, universities and seminaries globally: (1)… Read More

Nazarene Student Leadership Conference – 2010

Nazarene Student Leadership Conference 2010 Incoming and outgoing elected student leaders of the Church of the Nazarene colleges, universities and Nazarene Theological Seminary traveled to Trevecca Nazarene University (TNU) April 9-11 for the annual meeting of… Read More

Everything I needed to know about leadership . . . I learned as a university president

Several months ago, two former senior executives with whom I worked at Mount Vernon Nazarene University talked to me about “one liners.” I used these statements with the administrative cabinet of the university. These two leaders, who both now serve… Read More

South Asia Nazarene Bible College

From Eurasia Regional News   Dinajpor, Bangladesh – One hundred and ninety-four graduates – including 30 women — received their diplomas in South Asia Nazarene Bible College’s (SANBC) graduation March 23 as part of the Bangladesh 17th… Read More


In the December blog, “Creating Space and Making Room,” a reader, after commenting on the article, asked me the difference between hospitality, as I was defining the term in the article, and compassion. Thoughtful question. I have not worked out… Read More

2012 Global Conferences

  The initial planning meeting for the 2012 Global Theology Conference and the Global Faith, Learning, and Living Conference was held on Thursday afternoon and evening, February 18, in conjunction with the International Board of Education… Read More

Quality and Missional Review and Consultation in Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico

  January 2010 Quality and Missional Review Seminario Nazareno Dominicano, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Students, Alumni, Faculty, Administrators, Board, Regional Education Coordinator, Review Team and the Education Commissioner… Read More