Everett Piper Receives Emeritus Distinction

March 24, 2020   The title of President Emeritus was bestowed on Dr. Everett Piper by the Board of Trustees of Oklahoma Wesleyan University on the evening of March 12, 2020. Marci Piper was also honored for her work as the Director of … Continued

Dunn Institute Aids Church Leaders in Business

March 13, 2020   Oklahoma Wesleyan University is serious in its commitment to equipping leaders in the church, and one major arm of that ministry is the annual Dunn Institute. The Dunn Institute, established at OKWU in 2011 and named … Continued

OKWU Announces Give Day 2020: One Day of Extraordinary Generosity

March 9, 2020   Oklahoma Wesleyan University is excited to announce its first annual Give Day on April 2, 2020. The initiative is a virtual event that invites alumni, family, and friends of the university to take part in supporting student success through donations to scholarship funds.   OKWU’s mission – to come … Continued

OKWU Prof on the Frontier of Theology and Culture

March 3, 2020   Dr. Josh McNall, Assistant Professor of Pastoral Theology, knows that the Church needs to be asking tough questions. He’s ready to do just that. McNall is launching a brand-new podcast, Outpost Theology, in which he attempts … Continued

Painting the Campus Orange

February 19, 2020   Oklahoma Wesleyan has always taken seriously its responsibility to fight for the rights of vulnerable people across the planet. This week, that fight is taking center stage. Orange Week, an annual awareness campaign from OKWU’s Orange … Continued

OKWU Awards Follow 2019 Scholarship Winner

February 13, 2020   Congratulations to Emma Zuniga, the 2020 recipient of Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s Follow Scholarship! Emma is a high school sophomore from Spearfish, South Dakota. She, along with her youth group at Countryside Church, attended Follow 2019, The … Continued

Honoring the Life of John Dunn

February 10, 2020   John Andrew Dunn, a pillar of The Wesleyan Church and a pivotal leader in the history of Oklahoma Wesleyan University, passed away on February 3, 2020, at 85 years of age. First and foremost, Dunn is … Continued

OKWU Announces Fall 2019 Academic Honors

January 31, 2020   More than 200 students of Oklahoma Wesleyan University are being honored for their high academic achievement during the Fall 2019 semester by their inclusion on the Dean’s and President’s Honor Roll. “As Provost of Oklahoma Wesleyan … Continued

OKWU Confers Degrees to December Graduates

December 14, 2019 Oklahoma Wesleyan University conferred degrees to more than 160 graduating students over the weekend. Commencement festivities were spread throughout two ceremonies. The OKWU School of Nursing held its departmental pinning and commencement ceremony Friday, December 14, at … Continued

Tamiko Turner: To Be Useful for the Kingdom

December 12, 2019 Tamiko Turner didn’t graduate from Oklahoma Wesleyan University, but it’s her time at the university that shaped the pastor and person that she currently is. Turner now serves as the Next Gen Pastor at Cornerstone Wesleyan Church, … Continued

Of Her, Not Just In Her

This post originally appeared December 5, 2019 on joshuamcnall.com. Written by Dr. Josh McNall, Assistant Professor of Pastoral Theology   For some Protestants, Christmas may be about the only time we think of Mary—kneeling as she often is beside a … Continued