About Our Program

The Bible, Religion and Philosophy department of Tabor College is committed to modeling, instructing, inviting and challenging students to a vibrant Christian faith for the strengthening of Christ’s Kingdom in this world.
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Bible, Religion & Philosophy Majors

Biblical and Religious Studies

Christian Ministry
– Christian Leadership Concentration
– Youth Ministry Concentration
– Mission Concentration

Minors

Christian Leadership
Mission
Philosophy
Youth Ministry

Career Opportunities

  • Pastoral ministry
  • Youth ministry
  • Church planting and mission (including overseas)
  • Contemporary worship leading
  • Para-church ministry
  • Camping ministry
  • Social services
  • Humanitarian aid worker
  • Preparation for seminary, law school and other graduate programs

Why Bible, Religion & Philosophy at Tabor?

  • Strong courses and faculty in Bible, ministry, theology, history, philosophy, and religion
  • BRS major flexes to student interests and goals
  • Ministry majors mentored by faculty for four semesters in addition to supervised field ministry
  • Practical training in inductive Bible study for all majors, building a thoughtful and informed faith
  • Majors are guided in discerning a call that fits their motivations, gifts, and deep sense of God’s joy
  • Annual mission and educational trips available, such as Europe, Africa, Asia, South America, the Middle East, and a variety of cities in the U.S.

Since 2006:

  • 35 Tabor graduates have gone on to seminary or graduate school
  • 46 Tabor graduates have entered into full-time pastoral ministry or missionary work

Bible, Religion & Philosophy Faculty

David Faber

David Faber, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy/Religious Studies; Director of Assessment and Institutional Research
Wendell Loewen

Wendell Loewen, D.Min.

Professor of Youth, Church & Culture/Faith Front Director, Faculty Representative to the Board