Habit-Making, Habit-Breaking

"By servitude to passion, habit is formed, and habit to which there is no resistance becomes necessity." - Augustine, Confessions Who hasn’t struggled to gain and...
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Experience: Faith & Science

April Maskiewicz Cordero, Ph.D., PLNU biology professor, interviews author, journalist and host of "On Being" podcast, Krista Tippett, during Writer's Symposium by the Sea. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQIV3JNm7jI Watch...

Window & Puzzle: The Dead Sea Scrolls

Their accidental discovery has provided scholars with a peek into the practices of at least one Jewish group during the era in which Jesus...

Fully Becoming Who We Are Called to Be

Parker J. Palmer refers to the human soul as a wild animal — an entity that’s “tough, resilient, savvy, self-sufficient, and yet exceedingly shy.”...

Jared Callahan: Taking Back Sabbath

Jared Callahan is one alum who decided to take Sabbath seriously.

Talking Point: Q&A with George Williamson

We sat down with PLNU’s director of worship ministries to discuss his views on effective worship and what he hopes students take away from...
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A Ministry of Presence: Corbyn Small Fosters Community in His Own...

It was during a vision trip with Plant with Purpose to the Dominican Republic when Corbyn Small (08) began to hear God’s answer to...

Across All Barriers: Choosing Risk & Vulnerability Over Differences

“The world has never been an easy place, but the past decade has been traumatic for so many people that it’s made changes in...
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Losing Sabbath

Explore the roots of Sabbath and how our culture has shifted away from keeping it holy.

Lessons in Love from the Persecuted Church

2014 was reported to be the worst year in history for persecution worldwide. Read astounding stories from PLNU members working on the front lines—powerful testimonies of Christ's love shattering darkness.
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A Frightening New World? Contemplating The Role of Tomorrow’s Technology

A capacious laboratory swarms with workers in white overalls, their hands gloved with “pale, corpse-colored rubber.” There are several work tables inside, each accompanied...
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Experience: A Light Shining in the Darkness

Jamie Gates, Ph.D., director for justice and reconciliation at PLNU, interviews Shelly Rambo, Ph.D., theology professor from Boston University at Brewed Awakening. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_X5HlLUjCbc&t= Watch Now: How can...

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