Alumni Day Recap

Alumni Day Recap

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha Baptist University’s annual Alumni Games featured wins by each University team, against their familiar counterparts, the alumni, on Saturday afternoon. The women’s soccer team achieved a 2-0 lead in the first period, courtesy of Anna Dahl, a freshman forward out of Woodville, Wisconsin, who scored both goals. The Alumni’s Alysha (Morris) [Continue Reading...]

Volleyball Sweeps To Open Sabercats Era

Volleyball Sweeps To Open Sabercats Era

Ankeny, IA — The inaugural season for the Maranatha Baptist University Sabercats opened up with a pair of wins from the volleyball team, who breezed through AIB College of Business, and Faith Baptist Bible College, 3-0 on Friday, at the Spikefest Tournament in Ankeny, Iowa. Maranatha eked out a 25-23 win in set one against [Continue Reading...]

Free Gift – “My Song in the Night”

Free Gift – “My Song in the Night”

Those who are subscribed to the Maranatha Musician by Monday, August 25 will be emailed the Chamber Singers most recent recording of “My Song in the Night.” This beautiful song accompanied by piano and cello was arranged by one of the choir members, Rodney King, under the guidance of Dr. David Ledgerwood, the Chamber Singers’ Director. [Continue Reading...]

Preparing Diligently. Thinking Globally.

Preparing Diligently. Thinking Globally.

“Young people are the future,” said Vice President for Academic Affairs  William Licht. And by training students to teach, Maranatha plays a unique part in shaping that future—here in the U.S. and around the world. With the ever-increasing ease of traveling cross culturally, students now have greater access into foreign countries. Opportunities for Maranatha students [Continue Reading...]

Sabercats Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

Sabercats Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University Sabercats volleyball team achieved a 3.54 team grade-point average for the 2013-14 school year, and for the second straight-year, joined 675 other schools in winning the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. Teams must earn at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average on a 4.0 [Continue Reading...]

Kennon Receives Preseason All-American Status, To Play in Bowl Game

Kennon Receives Preseason All-American Status, To Play in Bowl Game

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha Baptist University football player Ethan Kennon dominated the gridiron in 2013, and was richly rewarded with a selection to the USA College Football Division III Preseason All-American Team, earning a spot on the First Team Defense, along with 80 other Division III individuals across the nation. The award represents outstanding student-athletes [Continue Reading...]

Golf Classic 2014

Golf Classic 2014

On May 16, a group of 129 golfers gathered at the Watertown Country Club for what turned out to be yet another win for Maranatha’s Chairman of the Board Dr. Doug Jackson. The annual Maranatha Golf Classic raised over $15,000 for the Watertown Endowment. Board member Jim Heizinga said the Watertown Endowment is important because [Continue Reading...]

MBU Music Department Chair Ministers in Mexico

MBU Music Department Chair Ministers in Mexico

Dr. David Ledgerwood, Maranatha’s Music Department Chair, reflects on his recent experience below: “I was asked by missionary Dan Wokaty to teach a post-graduate course at Institutio Practico Ebenezer in Hermosillo, Sonora Mexico this past week. Dan is married to Opal Zimmer Wokaty, who studied piano with me when I first came to Maranatha in [Continue Reading...]