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The Online Bridge
Issue 7
Abridged Spring, 2004

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Who's New at Taylor?

Dr. David Williams
Dr. Williams will be joining our faculty inJuly, 2004 as Academic Vice President for the Uniersity College. He comes to us from Colorado Christian University and brings 16 years of academic and administrative leadership experience.

Virginia S. Hooper
Virginia is coming to our staff in July, 2004 as the Director of Student Development. She has a strong background academically and in the area of student life . She is completing her doctoral dissertation on the topic of the integration of faith and learning which will be very applicable to her work with the school .


Keir E. Hammer
Keir is joining the Taylor University Collegefaculty July, 2004 as the Professor of New Testament. His teaching experiences include U. of T., Wilfrid Laurier University, McMaster Divinity College and Emmanuel Bible College. He is also completing his doctoral studies.


The annual Chorister tour is “going west.”
The team will be touring through Alberta, British Columbia, Washington, and Oregon from May 2-16, 2004. The Choristers ensemble is comprised of 6 guys and 15 gals. An additional four people will join the Choristers so as to create two vocal ensembles. The ensembles, a mixed quartet called “Salt” and a ladies sextet called “Allotrios”, will perform alongside the Choristers. The total touring membership is 25. Look for the team as they may be coming to a church near you. Please pray for safety and effectiveness in ministry for this team as they prepare for this 2004 tour!

The 2004 Taylor Missions Team is going to Romania with Gateway Teams (NAB). 
They will be going for approximately 3 weeks beginning May 6, 2004.  The team leader is Dr. Terry Fossen, Senior Pastor of Central Baptist Church, Edmonton.  The team is composed of Joel Ellard from Vermilion, Chara Euraoba from Regina, Darren Franks from Nipawin, Becca Guenther and Alita Stark, both from Edmonton, and Lauren Wright from Leduc.  They will be working in cooperation with the Baptist Churches in Oradea, Romania, doing children’s and evangelism ministries. Please pray for unity, sensitivity to God’s leading, and protection for this team!

Distinguished Alumni Awards Nomination Procedure

We want your stories!!

Do you have a spring memory from your college or seminary days?

Do you have a good story from your experiences on a Chorister tour or mission trip?

Send your story to: alumni@taylor-edu.ca and we will share some of the stories in the next edition of Online Bridge.