SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, also known as the Hispanic Evangelical Association, the nation’s largest Christian Hispanic organization, announced that Cedarville University (http://www.cedarville.edu) has joined their Alliance for Hispanic Christian Education.
The NHCLC’s (http://www.nhclc.org) Alliance for Hispanic Christian Education and their partnering Christian universities, including Cedarville University, believes that Christian schools and organizations can be the catalyst for a national Hispanic movement, facilitating an upward curve of academic success in the Hispanic community and ensuring that young Latinos can achieve the American dream.
Dr. William Brown, president of Cedarville University, said, “It is with great anticipation that Cedarville University comes alongside the efforts of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference. We look forward to many years, together, of equipping young men and women for lives of leadership and service through an education marked by excellence and grounded in biblical truth.”
Cedarville University attracts 3,300 undergraduate, graduate and online students to more than 100 areas of study. Cedarville is a Christ-centered learning community recognized nationally for rigorous academic programs, strong graduation and retention rates, accredited professional and health science offerings and leading student satisfaction ratings. At Cedarville, faith is not a label or a surface treatment, it is the lifeblood that permeates all aspects of the university, its programs and its people.
Dr. William E. Brown became president of Cedarville University in June 2003. He is a graduate of the University of South Florida and holds a Master’s of Theology and Ph.D. from Dallas Theological Seminary. As a nationally recognized expert in worldview, Brown has authored 3 books and more than 100 articles for journals, magazines, encyclopedias and newspapers. He is also the executive producer of re:View, a film series which helps students discern culture (http://www.re-films.com).
Most recently 53 excerpts from Brown’s book “Where have All The Dreamers Gone?” appear in the new Impact Student Leadership Bible, a project that incorporates hundreds of articles, notes and study aids aimed at developing a balanced Christian worldview.
Dr. Brown holds memberships in organizations such as the Society of Christian Philosophers, the Evangelical Philosophical Society and the Evangelical Theological Society. He has also lectured in Europe, the former Soviet Union and South America. He and his wife Lynn Jones Brown have been married for 35 years and have two children, April and Alex.
The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference is the Hispanic Evangelical Association unifying, serving and representing the Hispanic Born Again Community via 34,200 member churches and 16 million constituents by reconciling the vertical and horizontal of the Christian message through the 7 Directives of Life, Family, Great Commission, Stewardship, Justice, Education and Youth.
SOURCE National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference