Student Success: Rebecca Sheldon

Student Success: Rebecca Sheldon

Rebecca Sheldon entered our campus in Watertown this August as a college sophomore. She completed her first year of college at our Bridge to Campus Learning Center at Southland Christian Camp in Ringgold, LA. Bridge to Campus allowed her to take real-time college classes from a location that was close to home (Texas). She was [Continue Reading…]

Clearwater Christian Students: Complete Your Degree with Maranatha Online

Clearwater Christian Students: Complete Your Degree with Maranatha Online

When a sister institution like Clearwater Christian College closes its doors, all of us involved in Christian college education feel a strong sense of loss and disappointment. Over the years, through ministry-related endeavors and our academic and athletic programs, we’ve formed relationships with faculty, staff, and students from Clearwater. Even during the 80s, Clearwater Christian [Continue Reading…]

Maranatha Alumnus Takes Over as Head Coach at SUNY – Buffalo

Maranatha Alumnus Takes Over as Head Coach at SUNY – Buffalo

Maranatha alumnus, and former basketball player and assistant coach, Nate Oats, was recently promoted to the position of head coach at the State University of New York at Buffalo, an NCAA Division I program. Oats played under Jerry Terrill from 1993-1997, served as an assistant at both Maranatha and the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater from 1997-2002. [Continue Reading…]

Maranatha Now Offers Doctor of Ministry Degree

Maranatha Now Offers Doctor of Ministry Degree

Maranatha Baptist Seminary is pleased to introduce its new Doctor of Ministry in Preaching and Leading, designed for pastors, missionaries, and other church leaders who seek professional and personal growth. “Two key areas of pastoral ministry are the proclamation of God’s Word and leading the congregation in their path toward greater Christlikeness,” says Seminary Dean [Continue Reading…]

Nursing Graduate Ministers in Peru

Nursing Graduate Ministers in Peru

For Marea Kazarovich (’14), the choice was either nursing or teaching. When she found her heart was leaning more toward nursing, it wasn’t a choice anymore. She transferred from her online program at another university to the campus of Maranatha. With her dreams of overseas orphanage work, MBU’s nursing degree was perfect. But nursing wasn’t [Continue Reading…]

New Faculty: Spring/Summer 2015

New Faculty: Spring/Summer 2015

Michael Adkins (Digital Media) started his design career at A Beka Book, in Pensacola, Florida, creating materials that ranged from elementary to high school subject books to the start of the Joyful Life Sunday School curriculum. After relocating to the Dayton, Ohio, area, his work consisted of large-scale projects … Anne Binkley (Music) has given [Continue Reading…]

Commencement 2015

The excitement and emotion of Commencement Day at Maranatha is almost unparalleled in the lives of students and parents alike. Commencement is the culmination of an educational career and the opening of a door to the future. The Commencement activities for the 2014-2015 academic year will take place Thursday and Friday, May 7 and 8, 2015. [Continue Reading…]

WI Governor Scott Walker Speaks in MBU Assembly

WI Governor Scott Walker Speaks in MBU Assembly

Maranatha was honored to host Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker at its campus assembly on Thursday, February 5. Those attending the assembly included Wisconsin State Representative John Jagler and Watertown Mayor John David, as well as approximately 900 students, faculty, staff, and guests from the community. Walker defined leadership and offered examples of leaders in his own [Continue Reading…]