Peter, Paul, and PhDs: Reframing Educational Diversity as an Asset

By Alyssa Q. Johnson and Shawn D. Johnson  “My name is Alyssa, and I’m a PhD candidate completing a dissertation about representations of religious fanaticism in nineteenth-century British Gothic literature.” When this is how you introduce yourself, you get used to a lot of responses. Typically, people mention books they think I’d like, make a […]

ACU Summit 2017’s Innovative Approach to Highlight Pressing Issues of the Day

This year, Summit will offer two new and innovative experiences: the Global Refugee Medical Missions Experience and the inaugural Summit Film Festival. The Refugee Experience will be a self-guided event during which participants can encounter a simulation of the sights and sounds of the refugee experience. Entering the refugee camp will lead to insights from […]

ACU Summit Speakers 2017

ACU Summit 2017 is pleased to welcome various distinguished speakers to campus. Returning to campus is Landon Saunders, who will present “From Memory to Hope,” based on Deuteronomy 1:1-8 and 4:1-40, on Sunday night at 7:00 p.m. at University Church of Christ. Just as God’s history with Israel informed his promises for their future, God’s […]

ACU Press at ACU Summit 2017

Note from Matt: There have been some truly ambitious and much needed books written over the last year. We hope this post familiarizes you with some of the best content out there and highlights ACU Press’ & Summit’s role in providing quality content. Thanks to Alyssa Johnson for catching us up on what is out […]

Ancient Scripture, Future Church: The Choices We Make and the God We Serve

In the book of Deuteronomy, Israel’s choices are laid before them. They stand at a crossroads where they can choose death and destruction or life and prosperity. But what does it mean to truly choose life? Like Israel, we also choose for ourselves whom we will serve. We can turn away and worship false gods […]

Come Experience Love for God and Neighbor at Summit

Every year since 1906, speakers, listeners, and students have come together in Abilene to hear the word of God proclaimed in what ACU Provost Dr. Robert Rhodes calls “perhaps the single event that best tells our story.” Summit at ACU is an event where Christians connect to hear the word of God preached, fellowship together, […]