“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!”

II Corinthians 5:17
Spiritual Reflections
Being made afresh

Being made afresh

Natasha Wilson shares how she was set free as a freshman filled with anxieties.
‘Set free’ from all my daily failures

‘Set free’ from all my daily failures

Hilltop Editor-in-Chief Katrina Delamarter talks about the freedom Christ gives her daily.
The struggle of being a romantic single person

The struggle of being a romantic single person

Student Rachel Stadeli reflects on her journey and struggle of being a single person in a Christian community.
Feeling small is a lie

Feeling small is a lie

A student talks about being an intern for Youth For Christ International.
Broken roses still grow

Broken roses still grow

A student reflects on her journey through depression in a Christian community.
Macchiatos and Americanos

Macchiatos and Americanos

A couple weeks ago I received this text from my former youth pastor: Let me know if you can grab some coffee or something with me today…anytime.  After no communication with him for almost a whole year, because of past wounds, countless disagreements, and a “goodbye” to my home church, I wanted to retreat – sink...
The constant action of being made new

The constant action of being made new

A student reflects on the school year's theme and how it applies to a mature Christian's life.
Died that I may live

Died that I may live

Student reflects on Corban University's academic year theme, "Made New," and is reminded of the beauty of Christ's work in her.
To keep or not to keep

To keep or not to keep

A student wrestles with the question on whether or not Christians should keep the Sabbath holy.
Things I still do not understand

Things I still do not understand

Senior student recounts the events of a family tragedy and reflects on not understanding God's will.
Education is not a burden

Education is not a burden

A student describes her repentant response to her mishandling of education.
Praying with Palms Upward

Praying with Palms Upward

As the school year comes to a close, there are mixed feelings. Student Jordan Konkler shares some of her hesitations in going home and leaving behind her Corban community, as well as how she is giving those hesitations over to God.