The Wichitan

Religion doesn’t matter

Samuel Mitchell, Reporter

November 28, 2018


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed, Reporting class

I want to preface this article by saying that by no means am I bashing those who practice religion.  That is not the purpose of this article, instead it is to tell how we shouldn't be blind followers in the name of religion.  A majority of my examples will come from the Christian faith, as that is...

Purpose found through major changes

Purpose found through major changes

The Wichitan

November 15, 2017


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

I had one goal on my mind: attend Abilene Christian starting in the fall 2017 and graduate with a bachelor's degree of science. Little did I know my plans would end up with two hospital visits during the summer and a long, long road of recovery. Since I was 9 years old, I dreamed of being a pediat...

Theater department presents ‘The God Of Hell’

Theater department presents ‘The God Of Hell’

Shari Smith

November 15, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

The theater department will run the production "The God of Hell" Nov. 16, 17 and 18 at 7:30 p.m to Nov. 18 at 2:30 p.m. in the Bea Wood Theater in the Fain Fine Arts B-wing. According to Sally Story, assistant professor of theater, the play centralizes on a middle aged, mid-western dairy farming c...

We are not ‘one nation under God’

We are not ‘one nation under God’

The Wichitan

October 31, 2017


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

"I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all." Every morning Americans all over the nation stand with their hand on their heart to recite this pledge. Every day people everywhere...

New name for Portico: The Bridge

New name for Portico: The Bridge

halie aldridge

September 8, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Portico, a ministry for college students affiliated with First Baptist Church, became a well-known name on campus, but this fall, it disappeared. Andrew Reilly, pastor, decided to change the name of Portico — it's now called The Bridge. "The Bridge meaning is us one side, sin the middle, God is o...

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