JUFL Rapha International chapter fundraising almost complete

KISSIMMEE – The March for Rapha Fundraiser, organized by the Johnson University Florida Rapha International chapter, reached $1,000, meaning a string of faculty fundraising goals will end later this month. 10 minutes before the fundraiser’s end April 1, the goal was reached, sealing the fate of Assistant professor in the school of Bible and Theology … Read moreJUFL Rapha International chapter fundraising almost complete

JUFL training room completed last week by campus staff

KISSIMMEE – Johnson University Florida Athletic and Plant Services staff completed construction of a campus training room, which began in late December, on April 1. According to Bob Mehlenbacher, a staff member who has held several roles in JUFL history, players have advocated for the training room for 10 to 15 years. The athletics staff … Read moreJUFL training room completed last week by campus staff

Johnson University addresses Covid-19, steps to help students

KISSIMMEE – Following Johnson University’s decision, made on March 26, to move all remaining Spring courses online, Johnson University Florida students have been provided with a combination of campus and online resources to facilitate the transition.  Johnson University Tennessee and Florida faculty are working to be supportive as they transition students off campus and into … Read moreJohnson University addresses Covid-19, steps to help students

Community invited to attend “Jonah Movement,” 40 days of prayer

KISSIMMEE – This month, community pastor Gonzalo Venegas kicked off an event consisting of 40 days of prayer with the Kissimmee community for citizens to encounter God in a local civic office and on the Johnson University Florida campus. The first community prayer took place at city commissioner Olga Gonzalez’s office on Feb. 20 before … Read moreCommunity invited to attend “Jonah Movement,” 40 days of prayer

New JUFL chapel d-group to focus on individual spiritual growth

KISSIMMEE – A new chapel d-group, “Be Still,” in which students will practice whatever spiritual discipline brings them their own growth, will start Jan. 27.  Students can practice different spiritual disciplines, such as journaling, reading a book or scripture, praying or meditating, listening to podcasts or sermons, or anything else that develops their spiritual growth … Read moreNew JUFL chapel d-group to focus on individual spiritual growth

Church plant at JUFL focuses on community

Kissimmee — Johnson University Florida will be making its property available to the church plant Encounter Church beginning next March. JUFL faculty and staff have been praying for an increased connection to the Kissimmee community. This past summer, Pastor Gonzalo Venegas and his family moved to Florida from Western Michigan with plans for a multi-cultural … Read moreChurch plant at JUFL focuses on community