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  • Biola Magazine Staff — 

    On first impression, junior Robert Bolgeo is a stereotypical Biola under grad. He’s an outgoing film major from Nashville with a Southern Baptist...

  • Biola Magazine Staff — 

    Senior Meleca Consultado wasn’t supposed to come to Biola. Even though she grew up 10 minutes away in Fullerton, Calif. Meleca was from birth...

  • Kingdom Glimpses

    They came from all over the world. They will go out to all of the world. They seek to build the kingdom, not a fortress. They are Biola in 2009.

    Brett McCracken — 

    In the 2007 book, unChristian , Biola alumnus and Barna Group president David Kinnaman (’96) presents a startling array of statistics about the...

  • Biolans Up Close: Fall 2008

    Tim Bedley’s Real-Life ‘School of Rock’

    Biola Magazine Staff — 

    To help his elementary school students learn their three Rs — reading, ’riting and ’rithmetic — Biola graduate Tim Bedley (’87) recently decided to...

  • Biola Magazine Staff — 

    Biola’s Web site for prospective undergraduate students has stirred up considerable buzz and earned the University a slew of design awards over the...

  • Biola Magazine Staff — 

    Lee Strobel'sbest–selling book, The Case for Christ , was recently released as a feature–length DVD documentary, produced by La Mirada Films and...

  • Jenna Loumagne — 

    Television images of the devastating aftermath of last spring’s 7.9-magnitude earthquake in China that killed nearly 70,000 people left viewers...

  • Brett McCracken — 

    The summer of 2008 was not a pleasant one for the American economy. Gas prices skyrocketed from one all-time high to another, the stock market...

  • Jason Newell — 

    About five years ago, Biola professor J.P. Moreland touched down in Tennessee for a brainstorming session with some of the nation’s leading...

  • Betsy Barber — 

    When I was a little kid of 3 or so, one of my very favorite Bible stories was that of God, Samuel and Eli found in I Samuel 2–3. You know the...

  • Biola Magazine Staff — 

    Who would’ve thought you could eat potatoes with potatoes? But that’s exactly what you can do at Biola now, thanks to Bon Appétit’s adoption of...

  • Biola Magazine Staff — 

    Biola’s latest campus building project is not only the most ambitious in its history; it’s also the greenest. The planned “campus within a campus”...

  • Biola Magazine Staff — 

    In the mid ’90s, New Zealand native Chris Elisara was working towards his Ph.D in cross-cultural communication at Biola, preparing for a life in...

  • Brett McCracken — 

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  • Biolans Up Close: Summer 2008

    Jake Weidmann (’08), bodybuilding penman

    Biola Magazine Staff — 

    If it’s true that the pen is mightier than the sword, it’s especially true when Jake Weidmann (’08) is the one doing the writing. Not only is the...

  • God’s Word or Paul’s Personal Opinion?

    1 Corinthians 7:12 in Context

    Kenneth Berding — 

    In 1 Corinthians 7:10, Paul writes: “But to the married I give instructions, not I, but the Lord, that the wife should not leave her husband.” But...

  • Seeing Disabilities Through God’s Eyes

    Biola ‘Suffering’ Class is First of its Kind in the Nation

    Lisa Hill — 

    At night, when visiting hours were over, a paralyzed Joni Eareckson Tada wrenched her head back and forth against her pillow, hoping to break her...

  • June Hetzel — 

    When I was a young child, one of my favorite Old Testament stories was how God fed the Israelites with manna as they wandered in the wilderness...

  • Biola Magazine Staff — 

    For decades, universities across the nation have seen achieving greater campus diversity as a noble goal. But now — with a significant shift...

  • Jason Newell — 

    Clyde Cook could not stop preaching the gospel, even after he was gone. A week after his death, he was at it once more — this time in a taped...

  • Unknown — 

    Clyde Cook’s last message was delivered eight days after his death, in a recording made specifically for his memorial service. Here is the full...

  • Remembering a Man of God

    Clyde Cook touched countless lives with his wisdom, humor and love for the Lord. Here, Biola alumni, staff, faculty and friends share their memories.

    Biola Magazine Staff — 

    Lunch With a Stranger I was at the Café senior year and Dr. Cook was in line behind me. We made typical conversation and jokes. He then pointed...

  • Adam Pivec — 

    You might not think that something as colossal and as well known as Nehemiah’s wall would be hard to find. But this 15-foot thick stone wall...

  • Jason Newell — 

    Most soldiers who serve in Iraq are never injured by bullets or roadside bombs. But that doesn’t mean they return unscarred. For about one in five...

  • Joe Hellerman — 

    Next time you go to church try not to think about me and God. Think about us and God instead. Why? Because that’s how the early Christians...