During the Fundamentalist-Modernist controversy of the 1920s, Christian evangelist Bob Jones, Sr.grew increasingly concerned about the secularization of higher education and the influence of religious liberalism in denominational colleges.Bob Jones University (BJU) is a private, non-denominational Protestant university in Greenville, South Carolina, United States, known for its conservative cultural and religious positions.It has approximately 2,800 students, and it is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools. English women looking for a caring genuine guy for long walks, traveling and a fun time.If you're looking for an interracial dating experience, Interracial Cupid is the place to be.Children of church members were attending college, only to reject the faith of their parents.
The university's athletic teams, the Bruins, compete in Division II of the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA).Jones said that although he had been averse to naming the school after himself, his friends overcame his reluctance "with the argument that the school would be called by that name because of my connection with it, and to attempt to give it any other name would confuse the people." Bob Jones took no salary from the college and helped support the school with personal savings and income from his evangelistic campaigns. The Florida land boom had peaked in 1925, and a hurricane in September 1926 further reduced land values. Bob Jones College barely survived bankruptcy and its move to Cleveland, Tennessee in 1933.However, Jones's move to Cleveland proved extraordinarily advantageous.You are about to view a page that may contain sexual content and/or photographs.Please click on the button below to verify that you are at least 18 years of age and consent to viewing sexual material.The true unity of humanity is found only through faith in Christ alone for salvation from sin—in contrast to the superficial unity found in humanistic philosophies or political points of view.