We dream of keeping the legacy of missionary Harmon Schmelzenbach alive on the SNU campus by naming the School of Theology and Ministry after him.
To be able to call our religion department by his name, we need to put together endowments totaling one million dollars to:
Harmon Schmelzenbach is an alumnus of one of the schools that became what is now Southern Nazarene University. Wouldn't it be great to honor the memory of this pioneer missionary to Africa by naming our religion department after him while also providing resources to educate future missionaries, evangelists and pastors?
Help us pray in this funding! We can use $1 gifts. We can use $10,000 gifts.
Funds should be sent directly to Southern Nazarene University via check or even donated online. They should be clearly marked for the "Harmon Schmelzenbach SoTaM Endowment"
|Schmelzenbach was one of the first in a long line of Nazarene missionary heroes. Many of these would not have made it to the mission field, however, without the resources provided by their home churches. The key figure in the birth and development of the support organization was Susan Fitkin. [ read more ]|
Missionary prospector: A life story of Harmon Schmelzenbach, a book-length biography written by Harmon's wife after his death, is available on the Internet at: http://wesley.nnu.edu/ wesleyctr/books/0801-0900/HDM0802.PDF
SNU missions course materials and syllabiCultural Anthropology Introduction to Missions Linguistics Missions Strategies Modern Missionary Movement (History of Missions) Nazarene Missions Church Growth and Christian Missions Theology of Missions Traditional Religions World Religions
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