Category : Homecoming

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Our Compass is the Word of God: James Jackson

By: Noelle Beans — Reverend James Jackson is this year’s recipient of the Distinguished Wesley Seminary Alumni Award. Rev. Jackson is not a stranger to authoritative positions. Throughout his ministerial career, he held many positions of authority and performed with great esteem and with great integrity. The positions Jackson has held include the following: Director

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Living by Faith Outside the Comfort Zone: Joel Herzog

By: Kendra Housel — At the age of 39, Joel Herzog found himself going back to school, surrounded by others who were about a decade younger than he was. He originally came to Indiana Wesleyan University to complete his associate’s degree, and then he went on and to get his bachelor’s degree in management in

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Encouraging Others through Victory: SaLisa Flagg

By: Dezaray Barr — SaLisa (Lisa) Flagg is this year’s recipient of the IWU Distinguished National and Global Alumni Award. “I’m very excited and very honored to receive this award,” Flagg said. She graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2010 with her bachelor’s degree in nursing and in 2014 with her master’s degree in management.

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Using Your Gifts for God’s Purpose: Jacob Lapp

By: Kendra Housel — When Jacob Lapp began his college search, he knew that God was calling him to attend a Christian university. Given his family background, he assumed his journey would lead to a Nazarene college. He had never heard of The Wesleyan Church, but decided to check out Indiana Wesleyan University after he saw

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Alumni Art Exhibit: 1920 Gallery

By: Emily Neideck — The 1920 Gallery, located in the Indiana Wesleyan’s Barnes Student Center, hosted an Alumni Exhibit Friday October 6 from 8:00PM-9:30PM. The gallery held pieces created by various alumni from different career paths and backgrounds. Sophie Stewart, The 1920 Gallery Fellow, wrote in her Curatorial Note, “Working from a variety of media

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Homecoming Reunions

By: Dezaray Barr — Today, October 6, 2017, we have the opportunity to celebrate the Marion College/ Indiana Wesleyan University classes of 1952,1957, 1962, and 1967. We began at 11:30 with a Prelude by IWU student, Jonah Hartsburg, on the piano. We were welcomed by 1967 graduate, John Earnest. Rev. Jim Blackburn, who graduated in

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Homecoming 2017 Collection

By: Dezaray Barr — It’s officially homecoming! Be sure to check out all of our homecoming 2017 stories!     Phill Tague is the lead pastor at The Ransom Church in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He and his wife, Stephani, planted the church in 2009, and the church has flourished since. Pastor of the Week:

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Pastor of the Week: Phil Tague

By: Emily Neideck — Phill Tague is the lead pastor at The Ransom Church in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He and his wife, Stephani, planted the church in 2009, and the church has flourished since. Tague attended Wesley Seminary’s online program for his Master in Ministry. His group was one of the first cohorts to

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Pastor of the Week: Garrett Howell at Awaken Ministries

By: Dezaray Barr — Garrett Howell is the Founder of Awaken Ministries. He graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in Christian Ministries and in 2016 with a graduate degree in Practical Theology. “Being an IWU student taught me the importance of seeking God’s presence in my everyday life,” Howell said.

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Homecoming 2017: Phil Talbert

By: Dezaray Barr — Each year, Indiana Wesleyan University awards a Distinguished College of Arts and Sciences Alumni Award. This award is granted to an alumnus or alumna of the College who has exhibited excellence in serving his or her profession, community, church, or alma mater in the spirit of Jesus Christ. This year’s recipient

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