Should Christians use psychiatrists? Good question. A good question that requires a deep biblical response. Columbia International University Counseling Professor Dr. Seth Scott provides an answer beginning with the sinful fall of man in...
In the first full season of Columbia International University baseball, the CIU Rams snagged the first team national championship in school history at the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) World Series held in Easley, South Carolina. The Rams defeated Southwestern Christian (Oklahoma) 11-2 in the title game.
The Rams swept their way through the Series, going...
In the heat of battle, it is comforting to have “the bearer of the presence of God” nearby.
“The bearer of the presence of God.” That’s how Columbia International University Chaplaincy Professor Dr. Mike Langston describes his role. Langston is a former U.S. Navy chaplain who has been ministering...
Columbia International University President Dr. Mark Smith is on a 20-mile hike along the South Carolina coast with Tom Mullikin, the president of Global Eco Adventures (GEA) just ahead of World Ocean Day on June 8. Mullikin is a CIU doctoral student developing what he calls,...
A trio of CIU students joined with a group of senior service businesses in the Columbia area to show seniors some love for Valentine’s Day. Roses were the order of the day as the flowers were... Read More
Dr. Benjamin Noonan’s book “Advances in the Study of Biblical Hebrew and Aramaic,” is a finalist for best books in Old Testament Studies awarded by the Center for Biblical Studies Book Award. The... Read More
Columbia International University scores high in multiple degree programs in new 2021 college rankings released by the Seattle-based research group Intelligent.com. The comprehensive guide is based... Read More
By Joshua Ford and Bob Holmes
Columbia International University sophomore Tavarres Berrian says CIU’s commemoration of Black History Month means to him a celebration of his culture and the trials and... Read More
A Columbia International University student is asking the question: How can we ignore the suffering of men, women, and children who are forcibly displaced worldwide?
Jairo de Oliveira is an ordained... Read More
The commemoration of Black History month is underway at Columbia International University with a challenge from a state denominational leader to “Do Hard Things.”
Pastor Alex Sanders, the first... Read More
Columbia International University’s first national athletics champion was recognized in a special athletics chapel service as he was presented with his NAIA championship ring.
As a freshman with the... Read More
Influential leadership expert Dr. John Maxwell returns to Columbia International University on March 23 for his fourth Leadership Forum in the Midlands of South Carolina. The event takes place from 1... Read More
First “Church Refreshed” conference hosted on campus
By Bob Holmes
As leaders of two different Columbia-area churches stood outside the doors of Shortess Chapel, they excitedly chatted about what... Read More
Graduate of Diploma in Women’s Leadership ministers to women in jail
By Bob Holmes
Patricia England says the Columbia International University Diploma in Women’s Leadership “takes you to another... Read More
By Bob Holmes
Amidst a pandemic, racial and political tension and disunity in our country, a Columbia International University freshman is heading a new initiative called “Right Words @ CIU,” an... Read More
God is a missionary God. God is also hospitable in his nature. He makes His enemies friends and invites them to intimate communion.
That’s the basis for a new book by CIU dean of Intercultural... Read More