Biblical and theological studies news

John Gerhardt, executive director of Urban Impact Ministries in New Orleans, will speak in Northwestern College’s Christ Chapel on Nov. 4.

Enuma Okoro, an award-winning author of books on the call and challenge to the spiritual life, will speak in Christ Chapel on Oct. 28 and 29.

The Rev. Doug Leonard, director of Northwestern’s Oman Semester, will give a guest lecture on Christian-Muslim relations on Oct. 29.

Dr. Zuhair Fathallah, assistant professor of plastic surgery at Basrah Medical College, will speak in chapel on Monday, Sept. 30, at 10:05 a.m.

Missionaries to speak in chapel
Nathan and Brianna Martin, missionaries with OMF International in Cambodia, will speak in chapel services on Sept. 9 and 10.

The Rev. Carl Boersma, 2013–14 president of the Reformed Church in America’s General Synod, will speak in chapel on Friday, Sept. 13.

An article written by Michael Simmelink, a senior at Northwestern, was published on

The Rev. David Bast, president and broadcast minister of Words of Hope, will speak in chapel April 15 and 16.

Northwestern adds new minor
Northwestern has added a minor in Christian community development to the academic programs it offers.

Twenty of Northwestern College’s academic programs are listed in Rugg’s Recommendations on the Colleges.