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Everyday Living

March 15, 2019

Be a Blogging Mega-Influencer for Christ

Communication is a gift from God, and we are stewards of that gift.

The College

March 14, 2019

Welcome Pi(e) Day

March 14 is the famous Pi (π) Day, as in the mathematical constant 3.1415926535. If math isn’t your thing don’t worry! There are plenty of ways to enjoy this fun day and have an excuse to eat a little more sugar than normal.One key way that π day is celebrated is through the eating, making and general enjoyment of a dessert known by the same name: pie. This delicious sweet treat comes in many flavors and is one of America’s classics.

Uncategorized

March 8, 2019

On International Women’s Day, We Celebrate Women Who are Willing to Serve

Annually on March 8 we celebrate the accomplishments of women and their contributions worldwide!

Faith

March 8, 2019

How God Moved Big Daddy Weave Closer to Their Fans

Mike Weaver and the members of contemporary Christian band Big Daddy Weave came to a point in which they thought it might be time to dissolve the group. Mike felt hopeless, thinking maybe the band had given all they could. One night at a concert, Mike was moved by God to do something he'd never done before.

Everyday Living

March 6, 2019

Winter Blues: Spiritual Spring Semester Slump

This is the point of the year where we are looking back longingly at Christmas vacation, feeling that our summer vacations are too far away. Every day is the same old routine; we’re exhausted and bored. But the real question is: what effect does this seasonal slump have on our spiritual lives?

Faith

March 4, 2019

On Cancer and Community: The "Almost" Solo Battle of Casting Crowns' Mark Hall

Being in relationship with God is not a solely individualized experience. Part of the call to Christian-living is being in community with other believers. Community is an easy thing to practice in times of joy, but as the lead singer of contemporary Christian band Casting Crowns learned, it can be difficult in times of suffering.

Faith

March 1, 2019

How to Maintain Your Faith in a Seemingly Faithless World

Do you ever feel like the lack of faith in the world is draining? You are not alone.

Biblical Wisdom

March 1, 2019

Proverbs 21:4 – A haughty look, a proud heart...

Everyone recognizes a haughty look. It is “looking down one’s nose” at others. People with exalted self-esteem glance at others with a look meaning, “You are nothing but vermin.” But all stand before God as equals; He is no respecter of persons.

Career

February 27, 2019

Linking College and Real-World Experiences: How to Set Yourself Up for Success Outside of the Classroom

As a student, most of your focus is on exams or organizations you are apart of. However, you need to accurately apply the knowledge you've gained in class to real-world situations.

The College

February 26, 2019

A Foundation for a Right to Education

Celebrating Black History Month - Geneva College has always had a desire to serve a vastly diverse student body. After the Civil War ended, there was push to re-open the doors of the college. This desire for re-establishment had three motivations. 

Program Spotlight

February 25, 2019

Program Spotlight: Discovering the Many Niches and Opportunities in Engineering

Whether healthcare, technology or design an engineering degree can aid in the next steps of a rewarding career.

Uncategorized

February 20, 2019

Balancing the Scales on Feb. 20, World Day of Social Justice

February 20 marks the observation of World Social Justice Day

Everyday Living

February 17, 2019

What Does Biblical Kindness Look Like?

National Random Acts of Kindness Day is observed on February 17, Kindness is a lifestyle. It is a daily practice. It is a choice. As Christians we are to grow in the fruit of the spirit – love, joy, peace, patience, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control, and kindness – and growth takes time.

Everyday Living

February 14, 2019

Don't Hate on Valentine's Day... Create!

Happy Valentine’s Day!!!! While many people say they “hate” this holiday or that it is only a commercial holiday created for sales purposes, it can also be a wonderful time to show those around you how much you care for them.  God loved us so much that he sent his son to die for us.

Campus Life

February 11, 2019

Geneva Core Values: Inspire Vibrant Hospitality

When the Geneva community gathers over a meal these days, they swallow hospitality bite by bite, cooked up by Pioneer’s Executive Chef Tom Schlotter. Meals at Alexander Dining Hall and the many banquets on campus are made with the diners in mind – colorful, nutritious, creative food served in a welcoming atmosphere.

Campus Life

February 4, 2019

Discovering the Soul of Leadership at Geneva College

Every Tuesday night, CCO staff person Caleb Musselman stands in front of 100 Geneva College student-athletes at their weekly fellowship gathering and makes this announcement. His message is intentional, its repetition underlining the priorities of athlete ministry at Geneva College.

Biblical Wisdom

February 1, 2019

Proverbs 20:4 – The sluggard does not plow in the autumn . . .

A farmer who failed to plow in the fall found plowing in Israel’s rainy winter, or in America’s muddy spring, difficult. He could not reasonably expect much of a harvest. When does a person “plow” in our society?

Study Abroad

January 31, 2019

Broaden Your Summer Horizons by Studying Abroad

Are you looking for a way to combine your love of travel with the passion of pursuing your degree? Maybe studying abroad this summer is just what you need!

Program Spotlight

January 29, 2019

Program Spotlight: How Geneva College Equips Aspiring Educators for Success in a Demanding and Rewarding Field

Why education? While it is a demanding career field, it also comes with a deeply rewarding satisfaction. Geneva's highly respected Department of Education would be happy to equip you with the skills for your career path.