• “Christianity in Business: Applying Biblical Values to the Marketplace”: A Review

    The first book by the Center for Christianity in Business at Houston Baptist University, “Christianity in Business: Applying Biblical Values in the Marketplace,” is truly a read for every stage of life and background. As it says in the introduction, “This is a book for all Christians who interact with the world of commerce, and …

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  • HBU Piper Professor Nominees

    The Piper Professor Award, given by the Minnie Stevens Piper Professor Award Foundation, recognizes outstanding achievement in teaching in colleges and universities throughout Texas. Established in 1958, the foundation gives 10 awards annually to teachers who are devoted to their professions and have made a special impact on their students and their community. Each year, …

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  • HBU Serving Hispanic Students and Families

    HBU faculty and staff members desire to reach all students and help them achieve at their highest potentials. For students of Hispanic heritage, higher education can come with unique challenges at times. Many students experience conflict between their role as a student and their place within their families, say Cristina Nader, HBU director of Student …

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  • Dr. Jerry Walls Completes Book in Honor of Admired Philosopher Alvin Plantinga

    In 1986, Christian philosopher Alvin Plantinga presented a lecture entitled, “Two Dozen (Or So) Theistic Arguments.” Given in a summer seminar on philosophy of religion in Bellingham, Washington, the ideas that Plantinga presented were both fascinating and profound. The message he shared spread far and wide. Plantinga wrote 20 years later in an appendix to …

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  • Becoming a Christian Psychologist

    By Eric Johnson, Director of the Gideon Institute of Christian Psychology and Counseling at Houston Baptist University Understanding human beings and how to address their psychological and spiritual problems is a massively complex project. Such complexity has led to some sharp disagreements among Christians about counseling and psychology, and my story strangely reflects some of …

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  • A Message From the President

    When you’re with a group of people, or are part of a club or organization, and you feel particularly warm toward it, there’s usually no greater compliment to pay than to say something like, “This feels like family to me.” It’s a meaningful expression because it says the people involved are close and that they …

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  • HBU’s Center for Christianity in Business Equips Business Leaders

    The Center for Christianity in Business at Houston Baptist University is dedicated to challenging and equipping present and future business leaders to integrate biblical values and principles in their personal and professional lives. The Christian Business Review is an annual publication edited by Center director, Dr. Ernest Liang. The organization is also known for a …

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  • Southland Gives Back: HBU student-athletes once again partner with Special Olympics Bowling

    There were 45 HBU student-athletes who volunteered at the Special Olympics Bowling event in December at Copperfield Bowling Center on the city’s northwest side. The Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) coordinated the Huskies’ participation for the fourth time in the past five years. The student-athletes escorted the participants in the opening ceremonies, provided moral support and …

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  • HBU is Home; Huskies Are Family

    A home is a place for spending formative moments, learning values, growing and creating strong bonds. Likewise, HBU has become that place for so many. It is a setting in which students have discovered their callings, grown their gifts, matured, committed to the Christian faith and made lifelong friends. For many, HBU isn’t just a …

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  • Fall Awards

    Senior middle blocker, Kayla Davenport, was named to the Google Cloud CoSIDA Academic All-America Volleyball Team, earning the 11th such honor across all sports in HBU history. The Columbus, Texas, native was also a Google Cloud CoSIDA Academic All-District and Academic All-Southland Conference selection. Sophomore outside hitter, Mikayla Vivens, and senior setter, Madison O’Brien, were …

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