Rev. Ben Hanne Becomes Campus Minister

Rev. Ben Hanne is the new Campus Minister at Southwestern College. He will begin on July 1, 2015. His full-time position is underwritten by the GPAC. “We are extremely pleased to have Rev. Hanne to assist the college efforts to provide a ministerial presence to our whole college community. We are equally pleased to have the conference’s financial support,” says President Dick Merriman. “Ben shows every indication of helping us strengthen our spiritual support for our students, staff and faculty and will provide another point of contact with area churches and the conference.” “I’m…continue reading →

Matt Sigler Takes Over as Campus Minister

Matthew Sigler has been selected to be the campus minister for the 2014-15 school year at Southwestern College.  He takes over for Ashlee Alley who left SC for a position with the Great Plains Conference of the United Methodist Church. Sigler is in his second year at Southwestern College.  He spent last year teaching as a visiting scholar.  Prior to coming to SC, Sigler lived in Boston while attending Boston University as he studied for his Ph. D in liturgical studies. Sigler earned a bachelor of arts degree in history from Huntingdon College…continue reading →

Molly Just Returns to Southwestern as New Director of Discipleship

Returning to Southwestern from Asbury Seminary, we are pleased to have Molly Just as our new Director of Discipleship. Molly is both an alumna of Southwestern and the Discipleship program. She is on track to finish her M.Div. from Asbury Theological Seminary by December of 2015. To read more about Just's return to Southwestern as Director of Discipleship, read the full article on To learn more about the Discipleship program, visit: reading →