February 5, 2020 — The 1970 revival that overtook Asbury, and eventually spread to other college campuses and communities throughout the country, began as a typical chapel service. It ended some 185 hours later. Classes were canceled for the week.
Christian Studies & Philosophy Department News
September 7, 2018 — Asbury University Professor Chris Bounds received the Frances White Ewbank Award for Excellence in Teaching.
March 2, 2017 — Opening the door for new opportunities to share the gospel, Asbury University’s Missions Program has been refocused as Intercultural Studies.
February 3, 2017 — A new book by Dr. David Rightmire, professor of Bible and Theology at Asbury University, explores The Salvation Army’s non-sacramental practice.
October 5, 2016 — Thanks to gifts made through “Ignited: The Campaign for Asbury University,” Chris Bounds ‘88 serves as Asbury’s new Wesley Scholar and chair of the Christian Studies and Philosophy Department.
February 10, 2016 — Youth Becoming Leaders (YBL) challenges high school students to lead in church and society.
October 15, 2015 — AU English Professor Devin Brown wrote the script and study materials for a new Zondervan DVD and study guide on C.S. Lewis’s classic book.
August 1, 2015 — From the beginning of his professional academic career, Dr. Kevin Anderson, an associate professor in Asbury University’s Christian Studies and Philosophy Department, has balanced intellectual inquiry with a sensitive awareness of his students’ personal experiences concerning the Biblical concepts on which he teaches.