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  • Freshmen Move into CIU | Columbia International University
    five colleges introduce them to available programs August 16 2012 Columbia International University welcomed the Class of 2016 on Aug 15 That was the day that freshmen emptied their belongings from the stuffed hatchbacks and trunks of the family car and moved into their new home away from home the residence halls of CIU Dozens of upperclassmen were on hand to help with the heavy lifting of suitcases foot lockers

    Original URL path: http://www.ciu.edu/newsstory/freshmen-move-ciu (2016-01-26)
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  • CIU Alumnus Named Denominational Head in Nigeria | Columbia International University
    native of Nigeria who graduated from CIU Seminary School of Ministry in 1993 was elected president of Evangelical Church Winning All ECWA in April He comes to the key position of the large Nigerian based denomination at a time when attacks from Muslims against Christians are increasing in West Africa and some Christians talk of retaliation But in an email interview from Jos Nigeria Gado said that while some Muslims kill in the name of Allah retaliation and revenge are not an option for Christians Christians die for their faith that others may live and be given the chance to receive Jesus Gado said Gado also refers to the tensions as a sign that the gospel is making inroads into regions that are heavily populated by Muslims As the churches of Christ storm into Satan s kingdom the tension is to be expected Gado said I urge believers to fast and pray that God would use the tension to open the eyes of those who are truly seeking Him At the same time Gado says it is his responsibility to alert members of ECWA churches to protect themselves by speaking up for the rule of law and getting involved in public policy at the national state and community levels The price honest men pay for keeping quiet is the rule of the wicked Gado said For too long Christians in Nigeria have been silent and passive Gado s return to Nigeria comes after living in the United States for 20 years He and his wife Grace have five children At least one of them Samkon who was born in Nigeria plans to return to his home country in the future Samkon a 2001 high school graduate of Ben Lippen CIU s Christian school played in the National Football League for

    Original URL path: http://www.ciu.edu/newsstory/ciu-alumnus-named-denominational-head-nigeria (2016-01-26)
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  • CIU Athletic Teams Prepare for Season, History | Columbia International University
    a larger version CIU cross country runners from left Dianna Gentry James Gentry sister and brother and Jack Lewis August 09 2012 The Columbia International University Rams soccer team is getting ready to make history Even though it s a typical Columbia S C summer temperatures in the 90s and high humidity the Rams have been on the practice field anticipating the first intercollegiate athletic contest in CIU s 90

    Original URL path: http://www.ciu.edu/newsstory/ciu-athletic-teams-prepare-season-history (2016-01-26)
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  • Pine View Apartments Accepting Applications for Latest Addition | Columbia International University
    view a larger version Inside an efficiency apartment at Pine View Click image to view a larger version Kitchen in a one bedroom apartment Fresh baked brownies on the stove do not come with the apartment but are often offered during open house August 03 2012 Building 500 the newest addition to Pine View Apartments at Columbia International University is on schedule to be completed before classes begin on Aug 21 This building features one bedroom efficiencies and one and two bedroom apartments for a total of 48 new bedrooms Applications are now being accepted for all available Pine View apartments including three bedroom apartments Pine View Apartments is a community offering the convenience and safety that comes with on campus housing as well as an atmosphere that encourages spiritual development among believers Amenities include kitchen appliances such as refrigerator stove and dishwasher Other popular features include washer and dryer cable and high speed Internet Furnished apartments with bedroom and living room furniture are available The new Pine View Community Center is scheduled for completion by late September or early October providing the ideal atmosphere for spiritual enrichment and the development of relationships Plans call for a business center conversational

    Original URL path: http://www.ciu.edu/newsstory/pine-view-apartments-accepting-applications-latest-addition (2016-01-26)
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  • CIU Soccer Field Scoreboard Goes Up | Columbia International University
    Center under construction in the background Click image to view a larger version Bleachers under construction on the west side of the soccer field Pine View Apartments are in the background August 03 2012 Final touches are being made to the Columbia International University soccer field An important element was added on Aug 3 when workers hoisted the scoreboard into place and continued building bleachers along the sidelines The pace

    Original URL path: http://www.ciu.edu/newsstory/ciu-soccer-field-scoreboard-goes (2016-01-26)
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  • CIU President Bill Jones Contributes to New Study Bible | Columbia International University
    as if they are on a mission the mission of God The Mission of God Study Bible published by B H Publishing Group is interspersed with essays by dozens of Christian leaders thinkers and theologians who challenge readers to consider that wherever they are they are on the mission of sharing the good news of what God has done through the death and resurrection of His Son Jesus The essay by Jones titled Developing Missional Leaders is appropriately found at chapter four of Ephesians Jones describes four stair steps of spiritual maturity The first two steps are when a person becomes a genuine follower of Christ and helping the new believer establish and grow in their walk with Christ A critical third stair step is equipping believers by training them for ministry to others 11 And He personally gave some to be apostles some prophets some evangelists some pastors and teachers 12 for the training of the saints in the work of ministry to build up the body of Christ 13 until we all reach unity in the faith and in the knowledge of God s Son growing into a mature man with a stature measured by Christ s fullness Ephesians 4 11 13 Jones describes the final stair step as mobilizing Christians as goers or senders to reach the hundreds of millions of people without access to the gospel He says declaring God s glory among all peoples requires the mobilization of firmly established and effectively equipped believers By wisely selecting properly training and strategically launching missional laborers the Church can fulfill the task of taking the gospel to all the nations of the world Jones concludes The Mission of God Study Bible also includes the essay The Kingdom of God by CIU alumnus Tullian Tchividjian senior pastor of

    Original URL path: http://www.ciu.edu/newsstory/ciu-president-bill-jones-contributes-new-study-bible (2016-01-26)
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  • CIU Alumnus, Mayor, Rally to Preserve Historic Church | Columbia International University
    Church Click image to view a larger version Charleston Mayor Joe Riley left and Redeemer Presbyterian Pastor Craig Bailey photo Charleston Preservation Society Click image to view a larger version Redeemer Presbyterian Church photo Kate Dellas Preservation Society of Charleston July 30 2012 Call it collaboration between church and city But in a place like Charleston S C where historic preservation makes the city what it is a plea from the mayor to save a 172 year old church building is no small matter Mayor Joe Riley is asking the community to help the congregation of Redeemer Presbyterian Church to raise 1 6 million to buy the property where the church meets to ensure the church building will not be converted into a home Redeemer Presbyterian built around 1840 is led by the Rev Craig Bailey a 1993 graduate of Columbia International University where he earned his Master of Divinity Degree His wife is Kathryn Cottle Bailey who earned her bachelor s degree from CIU in Bible Teaching in 1983 Check out media coverage of how the city of Charleston and Redeemer Presbyterian Church are working together http www live5news com category 240206 video landing page clipId 7526803 autostart true

    Original URL path: http://www.ciu.edu/newsstory/ciu-alumnus-mayor-rally-preserve-historic-church (2016-01-26)
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  • CIU Expands Prison Initiative to Women | Columbia International University
    of Corrections The mission of the CIU Prison Initiative is to train inmates to live in accordance with biblical principles and to equip them for the unique ministry opportunities afforded by their incarceration Since its inception in 2007 the CIU Prison Initiative has graduated three cohorts of 15 men each They earn an accredited Associate of Arts degree from CIU and are then assigned to prison facilities throughout the state as chaplain s assistants A program for women has been envisioned for some time but was not feasible until a recent financial gift provided sufficient resources to make it a reality The initiative is entirely donor funded as the law prohibits inmates from receiving state or federal aid CIU professor Dr David Osterlund who has led the men s Prison Initiative since its inception is spearheading the women s initiative alongside Associate Warden Stanley Leaks Classes will be held at the Camille Griffin Graham Correctional Institution part of the sprawling men s and women s prison facilities directly across the Broad River from CIU Osterlund says the value of the Prison Initiative is twofold as it focuses on educating inmates and preparing them for a unique ministry within the walls

    Original URL path: http://www.ciu.edu/newsstory/ciu-expands-prison-initiative-women (2016-01-26)
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