Jim Hutchinson

Painting an Unbidden Narrative

At its heart, Jim Hutchinson’s career in art— from illustrating maps for Abeka books as a college student, to refining his art in New York, to now serving at DBU — has this mission statement, of sorts: to cause an “unbidden narrative to unfold” in the minds of his viewers.

Bob Brooks

Dr. Bob Brooks: Glorifying Christ through the Musical Arts

“Truly, bloom where you’re planted,” Brooks said of his dizzying but exhilarating professional journey. “It’s all been an unplanned journey. After graduating from seminary, I thought I’d be a minister of music at a local church for 40 years. It didn’t happen that way. It happened a wonderful way.”

Trisha Gracy

Shining Christ’s Light through the World of Business

DBU Patriot Trisha Gracy’s love and passion for Christ radiates throughout the entirety of her story. Originally from East Texas, she is currently studying business management, with a double minor in Marketing and Spanish, in hopes to bring her faith to the world of business. 

Pilgrim Chapel

Church Fundraising During Times of Economic Hardship: A Panel Discussion

Ryan Jespersen, Director of Denominational Relations at DBU, recently hosted a virtual panel which addressed the topic of church fundraising during times of economic hardships.

Prayer Statue

Model of Prayer: Sculptor Remembers Creating Mahler Prayer Statue

Next to the Mahler Student Center on the DBU campus, a bronze sculpture depicts a man kneeling at a chair, bent over an open Bible, his head cradled in his hand as he fervently petitions God. Be it a prayer for guidance, for peace, or for healing; whichever his petitions may be, the man in the sculpture inspires the viewer with a sacred moment captured by Texas-based artist Bridgette Mongeon.

Anna Catherine

Anna Catherine Bradley: A Life Lived with an Open Heart

Anna Catherine’s story can be defined as one of passion and devotion to finding her calling in life. As she moved to DBU, she was expectant of what God would do throughout her college years, not knowing that God would exceed all her expectations.

John Lewis

The Honorable John Robert Lewis: A Statesman, Civil Rights Leader, and One Who Walked with the Wind

During the time given to him, John Lewis gave immeasurably. He did for others what they could not do for themselves, he spoke with moral clarity on the things that matter most, and his entire life became a force for good.

Micaela Lamb

The Road Ahead: Serving God’s Kingdom as an Accountant

Recruited by DBU to run for the cross country and track and field teams, Micaela Lamb has now crossed the finish line with her awarded degree but her race to continue growing in her relationship with God goes on in her new job starting this fall working for one of the four largest public accounting firms in the world.

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A Model of Leadership in Ministry

When it came time to choose his dissertation research in DBU's doctoral program, Dr. Bryan Price considered the challenges of his own pastoral context and was inspired to study the leadership of the late Civil Rights activist and pastor Gardner C. Taylor.