Farewell Dr. Dan

Over the last two and a half years, Alaska Bible College had the great pleasure of having Dr. Dan Jarrell serve in our Student Development department. He is now stepping into a much-deserved retirement, taking a sabbatical trip this summer with his wife Kathie and...

The Coming Indigenous Alaskan Church

A Conversation with a New Doctor! As you may have heard, our president Dave Ley successfully defended his PhD dissertation, completing his terminal degree in Educational Studies. Recently, we sat down to have a longer conversation with him and learn about the focus of...

Black History Month and Jesus Followers

February is Black History Month, dedicated to highlighting stories and achievements of black individuals from throughout history and acknowledging the suffering and adversity they have faced. The issue of race in America is tough. It gets messy really quickly. It gets...

A New Command

“A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another.” – John 13:34 Have you ever really thought about that statement made by Jesus? Have you ever been confused by it? I have. What is...

“Therefore” – by President Dave Ley

It was a warm summer day in July 2006. My wife and I stood in family court before a judge that was going to make a decision about the future lives of three children that we had welcomed into our home. They had been orphaned twice—the first time by their biological...

Fixing Regrets

This week I had a great conversation with a friend about regrets. There have been seasons of my life where everything was shrouded in the darkness of wishing I had made different decisions, said different words, worked harder, etc. so that I would be in a better...

Chosen Differences

Until watching The Chosen (which, if you’re not watching, you’re seriously missing out) I never thought much about the interpersonal dynamics between Jesus’ disciples, particularly those between Matthew and the fishermen brothers Peter and Andrew....