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Apr
17

Post-Easter Apologetic

I love Jewish people. In fact, as the bumper sticker says: “My boss is a Jewish carpenter.” One of the great privileges of my life is to have been invited to serve as a faculty member of the Moriah International Center, a program that offers a number of courses in Israel under the auspices of the […]

By Teresa Bembury | Articles
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Apr
16

If Any Man Will

Sharon Harden Program Chair Elementary Education Pillar College Who will dispute evidence from education experts that all students benefit when they are taught by teachers who look like them? Who will argue with the fact that most black students in urban schools and districts across the country show academic and social gains when they have […]

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Apr
09

New Life!

02 Corinthians 5:17- “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come.” That verse had, and still has, very special meaning to me.” I know it has been a long time, but I still can vividly remember the time that, as a teenager before I […]

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Mar
13

How You Can Graduate Early College Faster & Save Thousands

by Doug Anderson It doesn’t take a PhD in economics to know that college is expensive. With the national average student loan debt at $39,400[1] for college graduates in 2017, the question naturally arises, “is college even worth it?” The data gives a resounding YES! College graduates earn on average 32%, roughly $14,400, more each […]

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Mar
13

Honoring Our Word to God Through Our Buying Habits

By Michael Rhett Jesus called his people to serve the least of these (Matthew 25:40, NIV). Some people are without clothes and some are without food, and some don’t know the Gospel. To remedy this, Christians will often have clothing and food drives or make charitable donations. Sometimes the giving is indirect, meaning a collection […]

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Mar
01

Pillar Faculty are Experts in their Field

Mastering the Basics By Peter Amerman (D. Min, M. Div., BA) Chair and Professor of Biblical Studies at Pillar College The “Mastering the Basics” study is a study of the basics of the Christian faith- four books on the topics of what Christians believe, why Christians believe it and why it matters. Why do Christians […]

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Feb
26

God’s Values

This should not come as a great shock to anyone who believes in God – His ways are not our ways. He even told us that in Isaiah 55:9: For just as the heavens are higher than the earth, so my ways are higher than your ways and my thoughts higher than your thoughts. Amazing […]

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Feb
14

Pillar College Psi Chi Chapter becomes a part of the Eastern Region

Psi Chi, The International Honor Society in Psychology, has approved the charter application from Pillar College. With this acceptance, the Pillar College Psi Chi Chapter will become a part of the Eastern Region. The faculty advisor of the new chapter is Maxine Bradshaw, Ph.D.. Psi Chi was founded on September 4, 1929 during the Ninth […]

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Jan
30

The Importance of Goals

Photo credit: https://edubirdie.com One of the earliest profound questions asked of a child is “What do you want to become when you grow older?” The child’s typical response would be to state a profession – to become a teacher, nurse, doctor, pilot, or an engineer- or to state a longing –to be rich, or become famous, […]

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Jan
28

It’s A Love Thing: Love as a Radical Factor in Civil Rights

Fifty one years ago (1968-2019), Dr. Martin Luther King was assassinated. His assassination was one among many of the cruel events that dotted the civil rights landscape. Images that come to mind when one recalls the Civil Rights era often reflect violence. Certainly the beatings, the imprisonments, the insults, the discrimination and various forms of […]

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