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May 9, 2013
GRACEVILLE (BCF)—The Baptist College of Florida in Graceville will hold commencement exercises on Friday, May 17, at 10 a.m. for 56 seniors who have completed all of the requirements. For graduating seniors, the commencement ceremony in the BCF Wellness Center will mark the culmination of hard work, sacrifice, determination, and long hours of study.
May 1, 2013
GRACEVILLE (BCF)-James Newell, professor of Old Testament and Hebrew at The Baptist College of Florida in Graceville, recently wrote an article for the Biblical Illustrator. The magazine is the quarterly Bible study magazine for leaders and learners featuring materials that assist in explaining biblical events, people, customs, and Bible texts.
Mar 25, 2013
GRACEVILLE (BCF)—Over 140 prospective students and guests visited the Graceville campus of The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) March 8 to get a glimpse of what college life is like for BCF students. Some were visiting for the first time, and one family drove over 450 miles from Fort Pierce to be a part of the activities.
Mar 11, 2013
GRACEVILLE (BCF)—Three faculty members from The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville presented research papers at Faulkner University’s Faith and the Academy conference Montgomery, Ala., Feb. 8.
BCF English Professor Geoffrey Reiter co-presented a discussion on “Metaphysical Poets in Victorian Literature” with an emphasis on novelist Arthur Machen. BCF director of library services John Shaffett presented a paper on “Faith, Doubt, and Unbelief” and writing center director Deanie DeFelix presented a paper on “Dante’s Love Divine.”
Mar 11, 2013
GRACEVILLE (BCF)—The Music and Worship Division at The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville has announced the dates for a special production of “The Promise” March 21 at 7 p.m. in the Wellness Center.
Feb 12, 2013
GRACEVILLE (BCF)—The Baptist College of Florida in Graceville has been approved to provide college courses through electronic delivery since 1999. But according to BCF President Thomas A. Kinchen, the college received a tremendous boost in its efforts from a recent letter received from its primary accreditation agency.
In the letter dated Jan. 22, the president of the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools noted BCF has approval to move forward with offering all of its courses and degree programs online.
Feb 12, 2013
GRACEVILLE (BCF)—Members of the board of trustees of The Baptist College of Florida meeting in Graceville Jan. 24-25 celebrated its Platinum Jubilee in part by dedicating a new wellness center and welcoming new members to the board.
Jan 24, 2013
NEW YORK CITY (BCF)—No more sleeping in tents or working long hours during a cold New York City winter. For college students who spent part of their Christmas break ministering to Hurricane Sandy survivors, it was back to their routines of school, work, church and friends.
Jan 11, 2013
GRACEVILLE (BCF)—In an unprecedented show of support in 2011, the Florida Baptist Convention set aside the last Sunday of January as the annual Day of Prayer for The Baptist College of Florida in Graceville.
This year, Florida Baptists across the state will join faculty, students and staff at BCF Jan. 27 in praying for the college.
Jan 10, 2013
GRACEVILLE (BCF)—John and Lisa Hamilton of Marianna recently established a scholarship at The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville in honor of John’s brother, Robin.