At Gordon we like to say that victory isn’t about winning; it’s about finishing well . . . The Lord has given each of us a unique platform, not for our glory, but to glorify Him.
Gordon College plans to launch a new Bible Translation Initiative, designed to prepare students from all majors to join in the completion of Scripture translation, in the spring of 2019.
On location in Sweden for the Frontier Filmmaking Seminar this past summer, Rachel Baldwin ’17 helped Create International film a modern retelling of the story of Ruth from the perspective of three Syrian women who had recently arrived in Sweden.
Feeding students’ intellectual appetite took on a new meaning when a 44-foot trailer, outfitted with advanced physics instruments, visited campus in late October.
Bringing together more than 350 contributors—all of them native Africans, including Gordon’s very own Dr. Dan Darko (biblical studies and Christian ministries)—the Africa Study Bible is designed to offer a translation and commentary of God’s Word that specifically relates to African cultures and values.
“My latest visit to Beijing fell just a week before the start of the China’s Communist Party’s quinquennial congress. Preparations were in full swing as shop-owners hung flags and plastered banners, and an army of maintenance people worked around the clock to prepare the city for the arrival of President Xi Jinping.”
In honor of his grandfather’s work in academia, Princeton University Professor Eric Gregory will speak on Augustine and politics followed by a rededication of Gregory Auditorium—a popular lecture hall on Gordon’s campus named for Dr. Carlton Gregory, the speakers grandfather.
When Tim Walker began teaching fifth grade at a public school in Helsinki, Finland, he was surprised to discover how seriously recess was taken.
These days, a modern family is more complex than the screen-written characters seen on TV. Many families now include a loved one who came to the United States from another homeland. So when President Obama announced a new immigration policy in a televised address Thursday, we went straight to Ruth Melkonian-Hoover, chair of Gordon’s Department of Political Science, for comment about the nature of Obama’s announcement and the impact it might have on the future. Read her “Reflection on the News” here >>
R. Judson Carlberg, who served Gordon College for 35 years, including nearly 20 years as its president, died early Thursday morning, November 20, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, Massachusetts, after a battle with cancer. He was 74.