Hobbs College presents honors theses

By Kedrick Nettleton, Faith Editor As the school year rapidly comes to a close over the next few weeks, the hard work and dedication of honors students across the campus is coming to fruition. Students from different disciplines across campus are presenting their honors theses at various afternoons in the months of April and May, … Continue reading Hobbs College presents honors theses

OBU offers faster pathways for MDiv

By Kedrick Nettleton, Faith Editor For students of the Hobbs College of Theology and Ministry, there’s a new reason to celebrate. The department, which is headed by Dean Heath Thomas, has instituted partnerships with several seminaries across the country to provide a shorter pathway to a Master of Divinity. The idea allows students to skip … Continue reading OBU offers faster pathways for MDiv

Student preacher excited for opportunity

By Kedrick Nettleton, Faith Editor For Thomas Shroder, the comparison between the preaching pulpit and the pitching mound is an apt one.   A Pastoral Ministries and Apologetics major here at OBU – as well as a pitcher on the baseball team – he has been caught in a balancing act between his call to ministry and his competitive fire ever since stepping foot on … Continue reading Student preacher excited for opportunity