Upcoming Events

This page keeps you up-to-date on Alumni Association events. Click here to find the full schedule of all events at Faith. For information on any of these events, contact our Alumni Coordinator, Leanna Acree at 515-964-0601, ext. 244 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Faith Reception at the GARBC Conference 2016Thursday, June 30
Join Faith alumni and friends at our annual reception following the Thursday evening service of the GARBC Conference in Oswego, Illinois. This reception is a great time for connecting with fellow alumni and getting updated on what is happening at Faith. Our president, Dr. Jim Tillotson, plans to be at our reception. To learn more about this year's conference or to register, click here!

Alumni Work DaySaturday, July 23
Here’s your opportunity to get your hands dirty and leave your mark on the Faith campus! Volunteers will paint the Nettleton classrooms and lay river rock at the flagpole entrance. We will provide lunch for you. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you plan to participate.

"Alumni & Friends" DinnerFriday, August 5
Come to a free Faith Alumni & Friends Dinner on Friday, August 5, from 6:00–8:00 p.m. in the Nettleton Center. This dinner will be sponsored by our Faith partner GuideOne Insurance. This event will be a time to enjoy great food and fellowship, hear updates and announcements about alumni-related activities, and have an opportunity to win prizes! Because our seating is limited, the first 175 guests to RSVP will reserve a seat. Please RSVP by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by July 4 to reserve your seat! To learn more about Faith’s partnership with GuideOne Insurance, please visit our Alumni Benefits Card page.

Homecoming Weekend 2016Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, September 15, 16, and 17
Mark your calendar now for this fall's Homecoming! This year's Homecoming will start with a dedication of our sand volleyball court to Dr. Bryce B. Augsburger, who served as and president of Denver Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary with which Faith merged in 1986. Faith hopes that this tangible memorial reminds the Denver grads of their alma mater and of this man of God who was a staunch defender of the faith. There will be an alumni reception Thursday evening to honor our Faithful Servant Award recipients. Friday and Saturday will include enjoyable activities such as a campus parade and the Ya Gotta Regatta boat race. More info about Homecoming 2016 will be provided later in the summer!

Update Your Info

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Alumni Spotlight

At our 2011 graduation service the Alumni Association recognized two alumni missionary couples for their outstanding service for Christ.
Bill and Deb Edmondson:U.S.A. missionaries
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Click here for the tribute read about the Edmondsons at the graduation service.
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Tribute to Bill and Deb Edmonsdon
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John and Bev Leonard
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Click here for the tribute read about the Leonards at the graduation service.
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Tribute to John and Bev Leonard
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News at Faith

Check out also the updates about Faith, Omaha, and Denver alumni.

Domokos BobDr. 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.

 

 

 

 

Boylan DrDr. 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.

 

 

 

 

  

Rathbun 1Dr. 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.

 

 

 

 

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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.

 

 

  

 

Hartog JohnJohn 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.

 

 

  

 

 

Jtillotsonsim 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.

 

Rosenau2Faith 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.

 

News

President Tillotson Receives Honorary Doctorate

On Friday, May 6, President Tillotson was given an honorary doctorate by Bob Jones University.  Read More

Dr. Robert Domokos Retires after 44 Years at Faith

Dr. Robert Domokos, longtime professor of Pastoral Training and former president, retires after 44 years of effective ministry at Faith.  Read More

Dr. David Boylan Retires after Distinguished Career

Dr. David Boylan, science and math professor at Faith and former interim president, retires after a distinguished academic career. Read More

Dr. Ken Rathbun Appointed Academic Dean

Dr. Ken Rathbun, a Faith grad and veteran missionary educator, appointed vice president for academic services and dean of the college. Read More

John Hartog II Recognized as Honorary Alumnus

Dr. John Hartog II, longtime professor at Faith, recognized as an honorary alumnus by the Faith Alumni Association Read More

Jim and Joan Tillotson Made Honorary Alumni

President Jim Tillotson and his wife, Joan, made honorary alumni by the Faith Alumni Association. Read More

Dr. Dean Taylor Named Professor of Pastoral Training

Dr. Dean Taylor named the new professor of Pastoral Training succeeding the retiring Dr. Robert Domokos. Read More