Opinion: Faithfulness creates transformation

Embrace SFOs for contributions to overall development, not individual programs I cannot identify a single spiritual formation opportunity that changed the course of my faith irrevocably. I cannot recall a quippy catchphrase from community worship. I cannot name a song that brought me into intimate worship of my creator. What stands out when I think…

Opinion: Malone Voices Matter: Part 2 Examining a candidate

  Continued from April 11’s part one Last week I wrote about the presidential election. This week it is all about one candidate and the multitude of problems that come with the topic: Donald Trump. Donald Trump has little knowledge about and experience in government and political policies. During a recent CNN town hall interview…

Devotional: Shared laughter

By Ann O. Lawson I believe laughter has the power to connect us. I’ll run into someone and perhaps can’t remember her name or where we met, but I’ll recall that we shared laughter. It was 2013 and I was in Rome with Malone students on a service-learning trip working with refugees. One student was lightheartedly…

Devotional: Treasures and Education for Eternity

Show me where you spent your money last year, and I’ll show you what you value. If you could produce a paper trail of all the transactions where you spent money in 2015, what would we find? Late-night trips to Taco Bell? Gas for your car? Movie tickets? If you’re a student at Malone, we…

Devotion: There is something about that name

By Marva Hoopes   What’s in a name? In Shakespeare’s play “Romeo and Juliet,” Juliet ponders the significance of a name and asks, “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” Juliet points to the fact that she loves the person who is Romeo, not…

Devotional: Navigating God’s plan

He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly[a] with your God. Micah 6:8 (NIV) When I was in college, I lost a lot of sleep over trying to figure out God’s “perfect plan” for my life. What if…I was…

Watch: Cafeteria Survey on Little Saints’ cancellation

Little Saints has been cancelled this year in order to re-evaluate the program. This decision has received a number of different responses from students who we asked the question “what do you think about this year’s cancellation of Little Saints?” Watch as students share their opinion of what they think about this year’s cancellation.  …