• After spending years collecting experience in boardrooms, Guy Danhoff left the business world and the stage to pass on his knowledge to both undergraduate and graduate students at MBU.
  • A trip to a small village in Ecuador radically changed my view of God, the gospel and our mission to share the news of Jesus with the world.
  • “So, yes, I am an Okie from Muskogee and the son of a preacher man, which are two country western songs of another generation.”
  • A conversation about life and faith with Dr. John Han, professor of English and creative writing at Missouri Baptist University and chair of the Humanities Division, whose past struggles make him even more appreciative of his position now.
  • Have you ever wondered if the student research projects your professors assign you really matter in the whole scheme of things? Well, they do matter, as MBU student researchers have learned each year since the first Student Research Symposium back in 2015. This year’s symposium will contribute to that body of understanding.
  • Dr. David Collum, a professor, researcher, grill master and friend, shares his faith, knowledge and meals with all he encounters.
  • “Nervous. It’s always a risk putting yourself out there. It’s terrifying. It’s like part of your soul just hanging in this gallery.”
  • Just days after coming home from the Grammy Awards in New York, Dr. Ladd Faszold, professor of music in the Fine Arts Division, sat down in his office with the sound of piano playing in the hallway to discuss where life has taken him.
  • Pirate treasure, Spanish riches, the Holy Grail and precious objects belonging to the Knights Templar are all rumored to have found their final resting place on a small island off the coast of Nova Scotia.
  • MBU Timeline Broadcast covers stories, events and announcements from across campus and around St. Louis.


  • Meeting Where They Are

    The radio, as we know it today, has been around since the early 1900s. While radio has changed, freshman Colton Albers finds himself shaking hands, promoting concerts and hanging with Christian music’s largest celebrities, all because of the 1895 invention.

  • One-Of-A-Kind Coffeehouse in South City

    Mokabe's Coffeehouse, at 3606 Arsenal St. in South St. Louis, is about so much more than just coffee and snacks. Owner Mo Costello sees her shop as somewhat of a refuge for some, a meeting place for activists, a welcoming place for all.

  • Stop Spreading Fake News

    Fake News. It's a phrase made more popular lately, but it's been around as long as there has been something called "news." But you should be careful to know that your source is credible before sharing news.

  • Behind the Barista

    As the aroma of coffee grounds fills the air at thePerk, a student barista dreams of her future. Anna Hughes hopes to one day open a coffee shop that will serve not only coffee but the Gospel.


About MBU Timeline


Here are some interesting facts about MBU Timeline, the student news network of Missouri Baptist University.
*The WordPress site has been up since late-fall 2013. We average about 3,000 sessions and about 5,000 pageviews per month.
*Our stories and galleries get as few as 40 or 50 hits, or as many as 8,000 hits.
*We have readers in every state and 93 countries around the world. We have several readers in Brazil, the United Kingdom, India and Australia.
*Most of our readers are in Missouri, followed by Illinois, California and Texas.
*We do not accept advertising as we are a not-for-profit online newsmagazine.
*Our mission statement is: MBU Timeline is the student news network of Missouri Baptist University, a private Christian university that embraces the essential core value of “social change through service and leadership.”
*The Bible verse that drives our mission is 2 Timothy 2:15 (Worldwide English Version): “Tell the true message in the right way.”
*We welcome contributors from all walks of MBU life, regardless of your major. Contact us at: