It is no secret that reading is a means through which we initiate and maintain personal growth. We read to know God, and we read to grow in our ability to honor Him in every area of our lives. There are many areas of a Christian's life that need growth. We also know that the Bible is the most important book and covers every area of our lives. As C.H. Spurgeon said, "visit many good books, but live in the Bible." Watch your inbox for more book reviews from Fairhaven. If you are not subscribed to our email [...]
The latest edition of the Fundamentalist, Always Abounding, is complete and will be arriving in mailboxes soon. If you are not on our mailing list and would like to receive a copy, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The digital copy can be viewed on our website.
Are you considering Bible college? Or do you know someone who is? Look no further! Fairhaven Baptist College was founded 41 years ago to train young people for God's service. Hundreds have been prepared for full-time service as pastors, assistant pastors, missionaries, secretaries, and school teachers. Others have attended Fairhaven to become better-equipped laymen. Go here to see all of the courses of study that Fairhaven Baptist College offers and to view the catalog. Take a campus tour here. Applicants who complete their application online by July 16 will receive a $50 book credit*. Take advantage of this offer and apply [...]
Mark your calendars for God & Country Sunday on August 5 at 10:30 a.m. We love the principles on which America was built and are thankful for God’s blessing on this great land of ours. We also appreciate those who give of themselves to serve our country in an official and service capacity. We want to honor veterans, military service members, elected officials, law enforcement officers, and emergency service personnel. Each honored guest will receive a special gift and is invited, along with their families, to a luncheon following the service. Interested? but want more information? Go here, and we'll be [...]
We were blessed with another wonderful graduation service. This year Dr. Ben Jaquith from Tigard, Oregon, was our commencement speaker. What a joy and privilege to see young people going out to serve the Lord!
College students enjoyed a fun day at the Turkey Run State Park near Rockville, Indiana. Enjoy the video highlights and picture slideshow below!
Our Dean of Music and his wife, Jeremiah and Kara Mitchell, have recently released their first recording, Grace Greater. The vocal duet recording with piano and string accompaniment is comprised of music meant to highlight God’s goodness extended to the undeserving. The CD is available for purchase at cdbaby and Facebook. It is also available for download and streaming on Amazon, Spotify, Apple Music, and iTunes. For bulk orders, email the Mitchells.
What a wonderful week God gave for Preaching Conference & College Days 2018! We are grateful for all those who joined us. The Lord spoke to many hearts about the overriding theme of the conference which was to separate ourselves for service to Him! If you weren't able to make it, you can order an MP3 of all the services here for only $12. Just follow the link and email us. You can also view videos of the services here.Enjoy the highlight video of College Days and a picture gallery of Preaching Conference below. [...]
Each year Fairhaven Baptist College hosts a Sustainers' Club Banquet. Financial supporters of the college enjoy Christian fellowship, a wonderful meal, student testimonies, special music, and a challenging message. This evening opens our Annual Preaching Conference. If you are interested in joining the Sustainers' Club, follow this link for more information. Click here to see more pictures of the evening.
HAVE YOU EVER WONDERED WHAT THE BIBLE SAYS ABOUT MUSIC? Dr. Jeremiah Mitchell There is sound; but, there is also words. There is also words. And with the music, we know the Bible says that we are to sing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs. Ephesians 5:18. Not 5:18, but moving on after that. So, we have songs, hymns, and spiritual songs. The Bible tells us to sing these things. I don’t think it’s wrong to hear a commercial. (Sings.) “Give me a break. Give me a break. Break me off a piece of that Kit Kat bar.” Or something [...]
Last week was Missions Emphasis at Fairhaven Baptist Church & College. We were blessed to have two missionaries with us. Dan ('97) and Beth (Crego '89) Canavan have been missionaries to Ireland for the past 19 years, and Clint ('94) and Rhonda (Proctor '90) Rardin have been serving in Mexico City for over 20 years. Please pray not only for these families as they serve on the foreign field but also for others to answer God's call to go to the mission field. Enjoy a video update from each of these missionaries below. You can listen to Clint Rardin's sermon here [...]
We were privileged to host the third annual Fairhaven Basketball and Volleyball Tournament - The Conquerors' Challenge. Teams from Cozaddale Baptist Academy in Goshen, Ohio; Prairie Christian Academy in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin; Beth Haven Baptist Academy in Sheridan, Michigan; Pleasantville Baptist Academy in Pleasantville, Iowa; and young people from Cornerstone Baptist Church in Chicago were all able to join the Fairhaven teams this year. Everyone had a great time. Congratulations to the the Cozaddale Baptist Academy Chargers for taking first place in both volleyball and basketball! We are already looking forward to next year's tournament March 14-15, 2019. Click here [...]
We were excited to see many visitors at our recent Men's BBQ. It was a privilege to have Pastor Jerry Ross from Blessed Hope Baptist Church in Jasonville, Indiana here to speak. Click here or on the picture below to see some great pictures of the BBQ!
Volleyball Marathon is a tradition unique to Fairhaven Baptist College. It keeps the tuition down and the excitement up! There's still time to support the college and help a student reach their goal. Donate here! Donations must be made by March 16! Click on the picture below to view more pictures.
A group consisting of several high school seniors, college students, and church members returned last week from a missions trip to Mexico City. They spent many days serving with Missionary Clint Rardin ('94) through witnessing, Bible clubs, services, a children's ministry workshop, and college classes. Praise the Lord for His working in the lives of the people in Mexico as well as in the lives of those who went. To see more pictures, click here or on the picture below.