May 2017 Posts

Madonna Burget Spratt (’59) died this morning (May 19) in Honduras, where she served as a missionary since 1984. Madonna had devoted her life to her passion of serving people as a nurse, a medical teacher, midwife, construction overseer, Sunday school teacher, and church planter.

Dr. Gary Weedman, president of Johnson University, has officially announced his retirement, effective June 30, 2018. Throughout Dr. Weedman’s tenure as president, Johnson University has experienced tremendous growth in enrollment, academic programs, and facilities. Next year will mark Dr. Weedman’s 11th year as president, 18th year at Johnson, 50th year in Christian higher education, and his 75th birthday.