Category: Missions/Culture

Intercultural Studies hub, School outreach, International outlook/giving

Woodlawn offers ESL service learning opportunity

KNOXVILLE – Woodlawn Christian Church is offering service learning opportunities for volunteers as ESL teachers for international students on every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday evening. ESL classes are held […]

JUFL student starts drive to gather relief supplies for Ecuador 

KISSIMMEE – This past week, Ecuador suffered massive earthquakes and the aftershocks have been devastating. Last year, sophomore Devin Knight spent his entire summer serving in Ecuador. He has now organized […]

JU partners with KIBI for ExtendEd program in Knoxville

KNOXVILLE — On Thursday evening at The Regas Building in downtown Knoxville, representatives from Johnson University and Knoxville Interdenominational Bible Institute gathered together to celebrate the new partnership between Johnson and […]

Harvesters engages students in missions

It was Wednesday morning and Johnson University’s customary 9 a.m. chapel groups were beginning. A group of around 30 students had gathered in the Eubanks Activity Center’s lower level lounge area to hear […]

Intercultural Studies student seeks God’s call

Jonah Wahl wants to serve on the foreign mission field one day and impact the world for Christ. For now, though, he is listening for God’s call as he finishes […]

Dametraus Jaggers steps in as new director of Future of Hope Institute at JUTN Campus

KNOXVILLE– Dametraus Jaggers joins the Johnson community as the new director of Urban Alliance’s Future of Hope Institute, which is funded by the Lilly Endowment Inc. The Future of Hope […]

Student Revival Week ends with Harvesters’ generosity event

KNOXVILLE– Student Revival Week, featuring the theme “generosity,” came to a close yesterday with a major Harvesters event. Students could earn a chapel make-up by volunteering an hour and a […]

Saylors take leap of faith to bring Grayson home from China

KNOXVILLE – The Saylor family is on a mission to raise funds for the adoption of their second child from China. They have high hopes that enough funds will be […]