Maranatha Offers New Doctor of Ministry in Preaching and Leading

Maranatha Offers New Doctor of Ministry in Preaching and Leading

Since the beginning of the New Testament church, God has called men into the ministry of shepherding local bodies of believers. Today, the world needs men who not only have pastoral experience, but who also have formal training in leading their congregations to study God’s Word, grow in deeper relationships with God and others, and [Continue Reading…]

Commencement speakers exhort graduates to be followers of Christ

Commencement speakers exhort graduates to be followers of Christ

An atmosphere of expectation and excitement filled the campus during Maranatha Baptist University’s 2015 Commencement Exercises on Thursday and Friday, May 7-8. Presided by Maranatha Baptist University President Dr. Marty Marriott, the 2015 Commencement Exercises culminated the year in a time of pageantry, recognition, exhortation, and celebration. “Following Christ” was the theme throughout as both [Continue Reading…]

School of Nursing Holds Traditional Pinning Ceremony

School of Nursing Holds Traditional Pinning Ceremony

Faculty, staff, family, friends, preceptors, and soon-to-be nursing graduates attended Maranatha Baptist University’s pinning ceremony in Burckart Hall on Thursday morning, May 7, celebrating the accomplishments of Maranatha’s School of Nursing Class of 2015. Nursing student Abigail Kobosh was honored with the Florence Nightingale Best Bedside Nurse Award for her “consistent and outstanding bedside manner, [Continue Reading…]

Maranatha Introduces its Newest Bible Faculty Member

Maranatha Introduces its Newest Bible Faculty Member

Maranatha’s College of Bible and Church Ministries is excited to announce its newest faculty member, Dr. Steve Love. No stranger to Maranatha, Dr. Love enrolled as a college freshman just three years after the university opened and graduated with his bachelor’s degree in Bible and Secondary Education in 1976. “My desire to teach at MBU [Continue Reading…]

MBU School of Nursing: Caring for the Whole Person

MBU School of Nursing: Caring for the Whole Person

When Maranatha students requested a nursing program a number of years ago, the administration teamed up with a local technical college to provide one. Over time, Maranatha’s nursing program progressed, and eventually the current Director of the School of Nursing, Kelly Crum, was hired in 2009. Then the crosstown agreement with the local technical college [Continue Reading…]

Ken Ham Visits Maranatha

Ken Ham Visits Maranatha

  Maranatha Baptist University was honored to host Ken Ham from Answers in Genesis for a morning assembly on Monday, April 13. High school guests and community families joined Maranatha’s student body, faculty, and staff to total nearly 1,200 attendees. Dr. Marty Marriott introduced Ken Ham as the “world’s leading apologist for the creation account.” [Continue Reading…]

Baseball in the Dominican as Ministry Opportunity

Baseball in the Dominican as Ministry Opportunity

While the majority of Maranatha students traveled home for spring break to sleep in their own beds and get their moms’ “home cooking,” 15 students headed to the second-largest nation and most-visited destination in the Caribbean. The Sabercats men’s baseball team spent spring break in Bani, Dominican Republic, hosting baseball clinics and partnering with a local [Continue Reading…]

Students Say Thanks to Faculty and Staff

Students Say Thanks to Faculty and Staff

Faculty and staff often say that Maranatha’s students are one of the reasons the university is such a great place. The students, however, are reversing this thought with a hats-off to the university faculty and staff, showing them that their leadership and service has shaped Maranatha and impacted individual students’ lives. Each month this school [Continue Reading…]