2015 Alumnus of the Year Awards


The 2014 Alumnus of the Year Recipients—Sandi Nihart and John Javaux

The 2015 Alumnus of the Year awards will go to a pastor and an assistant pastor. To be eligible for this award, the alumnus must

• have graduated at least 10 years prior to the year of the award
• have made a substantial contribution to the pastoral ministry
• demonstrate high Christian standards and integrity
• evidence the blessing of God on his life and ministry
• faithfully promote the college and seminary and support the Alumni Association
• be a person whose selection will reflect honor on the school

If you are an alumnus of Faith, we invite you to submit nominations for this year's awards. The Faith Alumni Association leadership has identified four pastors and four assistant pastors who are worthy of this award. Many other men are worthy of these recognitions. You may nominate one of these men in each category or any other man who meets the qualifications.

• David Burman, Jr., First Baptist Church, Niles, Ohio
• Patrick Odle, First Baptist Church, Elyria, Ohio
• Tom Robbins, Faith Baptist Church, Camp Point, Illinois
• David Tebbenkamp, First Baptist Church, Creston, Iowa

• Caleb Bowman, Calvary Baptist Church, Derby, Kansas
• Dan Fields, First Baptist Church, Creston, Iowa
• Mike Myers, Good News Baptist Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan
• James Reynolds, Nevada Baptist Church, Nevada, Iowa

Please make your nominations by April 15. We will recognize this year's recipients in the commencement service on May 8.

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Faith Pulpit Day

March 30

This year's Faith Pulpit Day will focus on exposition in theology, preaching, and counseling.

Faith Missions Conference

March 30-April 3

Finish My Work is the theme of this year's Missions Conference.

Spring Instrumental Concert

April 10

Join us for a concert of sacred and classical music presented by the Faith Community Orchestra and Handbells.

Student Leadership Summit

April 16-18

Evangelist Will Galkin and Dr. Paul Hartog will help teens confront their culture rather than conform to it.

Chorale Concert at IRBC

April 18

The Chorale will present a special concert at the Iowa Regular Baptist Camp for people in northern Iowa and southern Minnesota.

Commencement Weekend

May 7, 8

Find a full schedule of the 2015 commencement weekend events.