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Junior Jake Hirsch spends time with the Ethiopian students on his Lighthouse trip. (Photograph by Michelle Nathan)

‘Echoes’ from across the sea

A compilation of J-term testimoniesBy Kassidy Weemhoff | Echo While some of Taylor’s students were tackling on-campus classes during J-term, many enjoyed the month traveling across the globe. One category of these endeavors is Taylor’s Lighthouse program. With opportunities to serve and learn in the Czech Republic, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Southeast Asia and […]

by · February 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Muslim students on our doorstep

Muslim students on our doorstep

Reflection on Crescent Project “Without Borders” conferenceBy Abigail Roberts | Echo **Writer’s note: A few of the names in the following story have been changed or reserved to a first name basis only for individual’s security purposes. In that moment, Fae, like so many others within the growing circle of […]

by · October 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Richard and Marilyn Perhai, Taylor’s 2017-18 missionaries in residence. (Photograph provided by Richard Perhai)

This year’s missionaries in residence

New pilot program takes offBy Abigail Roberts | Echo When Flown all the way from Ukraine, missionary couple Richard and Marilyn Perhai make Taylor their home for this academic year. In 2001, the Perhais moved from Auburn Hills, Michigan to Kiev, Ukraine with SEND International. At the time, Richard Perhai […]

by · September 22, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Senior Kat Smith enjoys the warm weather of Daytona.

Spring break testimonials

Taylor students worldwide tell their spring break storiesKat Smith – Daytona: I went to the Daytona trip, and our service involved talking to strangers and loving on them through Christ’s love for us. It shocked me how rare genuine kindness can be. My favorite parts were the morning food runs […]

by · March 31, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Hurt’s heart

Hurt’s heart

Alum Mark Hurt shows his passion for missionsBy Katherine Yeager | Echo During a recent visit to Taylor’s campus, Mark Hurt (’85) shared his Taylor experience and heart: for missions, for ministry and for Christians in the public arena. As Hurt campaigns for U.S. Senate campaign, he hopes that the […]

by · February 24, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Looking into Lighthouse

Looking into Lighthouse

J-term trips of 2017By Chrysa Keenon | Contributor Lighthouse trips just ended, but preparation for next year is in full swing. If you missed the information meetings this week, never fear! Here’s a list of the Lighthouse trips planned for next January. Greece—Partnering with Greater Europe Missions, Lighthouse will send […]

by · April 15, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
A view from the other side of the other side

A view from the other side of the other side

Short-term missions as seen by long-term missionariesBy Joseph Mosse | Contributor Every year in Ukraine as summer rolled in, so did the short-term mission teams. Their arrival always signaled an exciting departure from normal life. I didn’t often get to talk to other Americans besides the couple of local missionaries […]

by · February 19, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Reclaiming God

Reclaiming God

Through the first world focus, WOW invites students to reexamine the traditions that have become second nature.

by · November 1, 2014 · 0 comments · News