News at Faith
Dr. Robert Domokos Retires after 44 Years at Faith
Dr. Robert Domokos, longtime professor of Pastoral Training and former president, has retired after 44 years of effective ministry at Faith. Dr. Bob, as he is affectionately called, began teaching in 1972 and served as president of Faith from 1988 to 1993. He has been instrumental in training hundreds and hundreds of men who serve in pastoral ministries around the world. In addition to his teaching ministry at Faith, he has also served as an interim pastor 31 times over the years. We commend Dr. Bob for his long and effective service for Christ at Faith. Read more.
Dr. David Boylan Retires after Distinguished Career
Dr. David Boylan, science and math professor at Faith and former interim president, has retired after a distinguished academic career. His retirement from Faith is actually his second retirement. Dr. Boylan taugh at Iowa State Univeristy for 44 years and retired from that post in 1992. He then immeidately began teaching at Faith and has done so for the past 24 years. He also served as interim president in 1993-1994. We commend Dr. Boylan for his commitment to Faith. Read more.
Dr. Ken Rathbun Appointed Academic Dean
Dr. Ken Rathbun, a Faith grad and veteran missionary educator, has been appointed vice president for academic services and dean of the college. Dr. Rathbun has most recently served as a Baptist Mid-Missions missionary at Fairview Baptist Bible College in Westmoreland, Jamaica, where he was a professor and the academic dean. Dr. Rathbun's credentials and academic experience make him ideally suited to his new role at Faith. Read more.
Dr. Dean Taylor Named Professor of Pastoral Training
Dr. Dean Taylor has been named the new professor of Pastoral Training succeeding the retiring Dr. Robert Domokos. Dr. Taylor comes to us from two successful pastorates at Brookside Baptist Church in Brookfield, Wisconsin, and Calvary Baptist Church in Simpsonville, South Carolina. His wide experience as a pastor has prepared him to take this role of training men for pastoral ministry. Read more.
John Hartog II Recognized as Honorary Alumnus
On May 6 the Faith Alumni Assciation recognized Dr. John Hartog II, longtime professor at Faith, as an honorary alumnus of Faith. Dr. Hartog taught at Faith for 34 years. Because he taugh the freshmen Bible survey classes, he may have taught more Faith students than any other teacher. Dr. Hartog's wife and two sons are Faith alumni, and now we are pleased to make Dr. Hartog an honorary alumnus of Faith. Read more.
Jim and Joan Tillotson Made Honorary Alumni
Our president, Dr. Jim Tillotson, and his wife, Joan, graduated from Northland Baptist Bible College. However, when that school closed, the Tillotsons no longer had a school of their own. So because of their important role at Faith, the Alumni Association was pleased to make them both honorary alumni of Faith. Welcome, Jim and Joan, to the Faith Alumni Assocation! Read more.
Faith Confers Honorary Doctorate on Rev. Vernon Rosenau
During our commencement services on May 6, Rev. Vernon Rosenau, the new president of Baptist Mid-Missions, was awarded the honorary Doctor of Divinity degree. In conferring the degree, Dr. Tillotson said, "The Lord has already gifted and qualified Vernon Rosenau to be the new president of Baptist Mid-Missions. Our recognition today is meant to be a further confirmation that he is God’s man for this new ministry." Read more.
Chorale European TourMay 19–June 5
Follow the Faith Chorale on their European tour and pray for their ministry.
Faith Reception at GARBC ConferenceThursday, June 30
Connect with alumni and hear updates from Faith
Big events planned for the 2016 Homecoming! make plans now to return and be a part.
Faith Classic Golf TournamentFriday, September 16
New date for the golf tournament. Play a round of golf on a premier course and help raise money for Faith scholarships.