• What are we really agreeing to when we sign up for new websites?
  • Loosely based on a true story, The Revenant tells the classic revenge tale of Hugh Glass and John Fitzgerald, hunting each other in the Dakota wilderness as a tribe of Indians hunt them both.
  • Smallcakes Cupcakery is a fun cupcake shop perfect for anytime you’re craving a treat on a whim.
  • The St. Louis area is home to numerous commuter colleges and most of these students are untouched by the church’s care. With growing youth programs, many churches in the St. Louis area neglect reaching out to these college students.
  • A classic series with modern relevance, the iconic “Twilight Zone” is a must-watch.
  • I never expected to get more out of a garden than some flowers, a couple of vegetables and maybe a sense of accomplishment. But gardening ended up teaching me new lessons about life and hope.
  • MBU Timeline Broadcast covers stories, events and announcements from across campus and around St. Louis.


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    MBU Hangouts

    Missouri Baptist University might be a small campus, but do not worry students will still find areas that are tucked away where they can have down time after going from class to class. Or places to hang with friends and areas to study inside and outside on campus at MBU.

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    Irish I Could Go Back

    MBU Student Abigail Crain, senior English major and psychology minor,  describes her experience abroad as she studied in Dublin throughout the spring 2016 semester in hopes her reality will convince people to partake in the opportunity in the future.

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    MBU Athletic Training Dept. Sees New Growth

    MBU’s Athletic Training Department has experienced extensive growth with the addition of new sport teams on campus. The trainers have unified to serve athletes spiritually and physically.

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    A Hero For Those Recovering From Addiction

    Paul Melnuk is a local businessman who struggled with addiction before finding Alcoholics Anonymous and facing recovery head on. He now flourishes as a sober mentor who helps others grow through the program. 

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    Commuters With a Voice

    Missouri Baptist University is home for many, but the majority of students at MBU are commuters. Commuter life is much different from resident life, and each commuter’s daily life expresses variety as well.


About MBU Timeline


Here are some interesting facts you may not know about MBU Timeline, the student news network of Missouri Baptist University.
*The WordPress site has been up since late-fall 2013. We average about 1,500 sessions and about 4,000 pageviews per month.
*Our stories and galleries get as few as 20 or 30 hits, or as many as 2,000 or 3,000 hits.
*We have readers in every state and 130 countries around the world. We have one reader in Zambia.
*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: