This is the essence of our experience—to stretch the mind, deepen the faith and elevate the contribution that Gordon students and graduates make to the world around us.
Stretch the Mind
At Gordon, faith and knowledge are complementary, not contradictory.
We stretch the mind through a challenging education that is both broad and deep, and one that offers the freedom to ask and explore tough questions.
Gordon biology professors team up with the BioLogos Foundation to bridge the gap between science and religion through an ambitious new scientific literacy curriculum.
Deepen the Faith
What profits our young people to gain a degree and lose their soul?
We deepen the faith by integrating Christian beliefs and practice into all aspects of our educational experience. This is a vibrant community of believers, one where faith transforms us as individuals and collectively.
Pastor and award-winning author Jim Belcher ’87 speaks on the enduring power of the gospel through moments of great turmoil and transition. Read story ➔
Elevate the Contribution
In the words of A. J. Gordon: “Service overflows from us.”
We elevate the contribution—to the common good, to our communities, to developing the next generation of Christian leaders—through programs and outreach that emphasize service over self and that span the globe.
Through Chikumbuso Widows and Orphans Project, Linda Wilkinson ’78 has empowered some of Zambia's most marginalized citizens—gaining the recognition and support of a US president along the way. Read story ➔