The Early College Experience

by Kimiko Gray   Not long ago, Nathalie Fletcher realized she wanted to pursue vocational ministry. To receive the necessary theological training, Nathalie turned to Manna University. She is currently in her second semester, and she has found the experience to be incredibly rewarding. “It was really, really fun,” she said, describing her time at … Read more

Program Highlight: Worship Ministry

Program Highlight: Worship Ministry by Jennifer Poling Bachelor of Arts in Worship Ministry student intern with theExperience College Internship There is a presumption that surrounds the idea of worship ministry; that those who are involved in the ministry are something like rock stars. But what if I told you that at the core of it … Read more

Intercultural Studies Degree

Intercultural Studies Degree By Frank Brazell, Director of Enrollment Management “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of … Read more

Five Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started College

Five Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started College by Frank Brazell When I look back on my four-year, undergraduate education, I am left with many fond memories: meeting my wife, forming lifelong friendships, and the spontaneous road trips associated with being young and free. At the same time, there are just a few … Read more

Charisma Media interview with Dr. Crowther: Training Emerging Leaders

  ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP TELLS US WHAT WORKS – THEOLOGY TELLS US WHY IT WORKS Leadership development is a growing need in the twenty-first century. “Many times, the problems we have in organizations actually can be traced to ineffective leadership or mistaken concepts of leadership.” This applies to followers of Christ in any role where they … Read more

Devotional: Jessica Fletcher

______ Jessica Fletcher is a Manna U alumna, who earned her Bachelor of Arts in Divinity degree in the Fall of 2017. ______ Scene: Africa. Subjects: wild dogs and wildebeests. The only way the wild dogs have the advantage is if the wildebeest run. However, if the wildebeests have the courage to stop running and … Read more

Alumni Highlight: Adriane Harrington

What brought you to Fayetteville?   My husband, Clayton, is a retired service member and we’ve lived in Fayetteville for more than 20 years. We’ve been members of Manna for about 12 years.   What made you decide to take classes at Manna U?   Off and on, I’d hear about the college, but at … Read more

Bachelor of Divinity Degree

<h2>Bachelor of Divinity Degree</h2> The Bachelor of Divinity program is a four-year course of study suited to the student who desires extensive training for the purpose of leadership in the local church. The program consists of 96 credit hours of required courses and 24 credit hours of elective study, relevant to leadership and educational ministries. Courses … Read more