Category: Christian Life & Calling

Faculty Interview – Ben Brown

Reading Time: 4 minutes The following article in part of an on-going series interviewing faculty members of Emmaus Bible College. Ben Brown currently serves as history professor and is the former men’s soccer coach at Emmaus. He and his […]

Following Christ in Freedom

Reading Time: 5 minutes The following article was written by Scott DeGroff, an alumnus of Emmaus Bible College who is currently serving the Lord, along with his wife Lynn and fellow Emmaus alumni Dan and Cyndi Williams, in Freedom, […]

Faculty Interview – Elisa Cooper

Reading Time: 3 minutes This article is part of an on-going series interviewing Emmaus faculty members. Elisa Cooper has taught as the Chair of the Music Department since 2005. She studied at Wheaton College and Indiana University. Elisa participates […]

Faculty Interview – Joel Carter

Reading Time: 4 minutes This post is part of an on-going series interviewing Emmaus Bible College faculty members. Mr. Joel Carter has attended Emmaus, Clarke University, and Liberty University. He has taught in the Teacher Education department since 2019. […]

Choosing Joy

Reading Time: 2 minutes On March 6, the Emmaus Ensemble embarked on our annual spring break tour to build up and encourage the body of Christ. We had the privilege of visiting Galena Bible Church in Illinois, Rice Lake Bible Chapel and Trott Brook Gospel Hall in Minnesota, and Country Bible Church and Wauwatosa Bible Chapel in Wisconsin.

Well Might the Sun in Darkness Hide

Reading Time: 4 minutes What is striking about Matthew’s account of crucifixion is the number of supernatural events that accompany the final three hours and the death of Jesus (Matt. 27:45-54). The sky turned dark at midday. The curtain in the temple was ripped in two. There was an earthquake. Tombs were opened and some of the dead came to life. This is what happened when the Sinless One was made sin; when the Lord of Glory was crucified; when the Author of Life died. The created order was testifying that something of unparalleled magnitude was taking place to the Creator himself. Let’s reflect on the first of these events.

The Triumphs of the Crucified Messiah

Reading Time: 5 minutes Christians linger often and long at the cross. But we should also gaze at the empty tomb and our hearts be lifted in amazement at the power of God at work on our behalf.

Observe the Clouds

Reading Time: 5 minutes After a while of staring into the heavens, it hits you… He created it all – the sun, the moon, the stars. He is higher than we are. He is greater than we are. In Him all things consist and are held together. The cosmos was created by an almighty God, a personal God, who controls all things—and that God wants to have a relationship with his creation.

Easter Cannot Be Cancelled

Reading Time: 3 minutes We live in confusing and uncertain times. Lately it seems every day we open our newsfeed or email to read about another closure, canceled appointment or postponed event. However, each one of us has an […]

Calming the Winds of Chaos and Crisis

Reading Time: 5 minutes Jesus calms our fears and speaks peace into our hearts, even (especially) in times of crisis.