Dr. James Eckman, president emeritus of Grace University, has published a new book A Covenant People – Israel from Abraham to the Present. The book features a history of the Jewish people from the Old Testament through the modern period, including the creation of the Jewish homeland if Israel in 1948 and their current struggle for survival.
The publisher (Thomas Nelson) describes the book as “an indispensable handbook for understanding today’s Middle East and the importance of the Jewish people.”
A Covenant People is currently available for purchase on the West Bow Press (a division of Thomas Nelson & Zondervan) website: www.westbowpress.com, as well as Amazon.com and BarnesandNoble.com. Continue reading
Even before classes began, Grace University students made a difference in our community by reaching out and serving others.
“All for the glory of God. That’s what everything we’re doing out here is — to represent Christ well. We know that Christ served others and he served us, and we want to show others Christ’s love through our service,” said CJ Snodgrass, student body president. Continue reading
Grace University alumni and their families are invited to renew old relationships and make new ones at this year’s Homecoming celebration.
Plan now to enjoy another great day on the links at Golf4Grace on July 21 at Indian Creek. This annual tournament is a key component of funding scholarships at Grace University. Each year, golfers help raise valuable resources that empower students to reach their goal of higher education. Continue reading
Dr. Linda Vermooten has been awarded Member status in the American Psychotherapy Association® and recognition as a Board Certified Professional Counselor. Member status in the association is reserved for individuals who are devoted to the field of psychotherapy and committed to continuing their education.
Dr. Vermooten leads the Grace University counseling department and oversees the new Grace University Counseling Center located in the former St. Joseph’s Hospital building at 825 Dorcas St., Omaha. Continue reading
In an effort to share the work being done at Grace University, a speaker’s bureau has been established to reach out to business and community organizations, civic groups, churches and youth groups. The goal is to share what God is doing on campus and to develop new friends and advocates for Grace. Continue reading
The Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE) has awarded the distinguished Biblical Higher Education award to Dr. James Eckman, president emeritus of Grace University. The award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in advancing and assuring quality biblical higher education.
Dr. Eckman was recognized because of his nearly 20 years of commitment to biblical higher education and the ABHE – chairing 20 accreditation review teams, serving on the ABHE Commission for two terms and serving on the ABHE board. He served as AHBE Board chairman for three years and helped raise more than $100,000 for the ABHE’s leadership center in Orlando. Continue reading
“Oh come, let us sing to the Lord; let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation!” - Psalm 95:1
The Grace University Chamber Singers are sharing joyful music around the globe. They recently departed on a nine-day tour through the Czech Republic and Germany. They will be performing 14 concerts in Prague, Pirna, Dresden, Halle, Leipzig, Magdeburg and Berlin. Continue reading
The annual Masterworks Concert featuring the great music of Grace University choruses, Masterworks Chorus and the Masterworks Orchestra, showcases the work of Stephen Schwartz: Children of Eden. Join us Friday, May 9, at 7:30 p.m. at the Suckau Chapel (840 Pine St., Omaha) on the Grace University campus. Tickets are $5 at the door.
The event is a partnership between 70 students and staff, and more than 40 community musicians. Dr. Greg Zielke, music program director, has led the musicians throughout two months of rehearsals preparing for Friday’s Concert.
The Department of International Studies and Grace University Student Body Association are honored to host Carl Medearis as the keynote speaker of the 2014 Jared T. Burkholder Conference on Global Engagement.
The conference will be held on the Grace University campus Feb. 24-26, concluding in a Day of Prayer on Feb. 27.