Church Relations

NCU values and seeks to promote the relationship between the University and The Church.


Church Relations e-Newsletter

NCU provides a quarterly e-newsletter filled with information, stories and events geared to share the latest news from campus pertinent to churches and pastors. The newsletter is sent free of charge and may be received by multiple e-mail addresses per church.

We invite churches to engage with the University – register to receive your e-newsletter today by e-mailing Jenn Box at jbox@nwcu.edu.

Pulpit Supply & Speaking Engagements

University faculty, staff, and students are available to serve as pulpit supply for a sermon or topical presentations. The speaker list includes, but is not limited to:

Dr. Joseph Womack, president
Dr. Dennis Lindsay, vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty
Troy Dean, campus pastor, director of church relations, and assistant professor of Christian ministry
Dr. Keith Potter, director of the Center for Leadership & Ethics, and assistant professor of Christian ministry and leadership

Specialty Topics:
History of the English Bible – Steve Silver, director of the Kellenberger Library

To schedule an NCU speaker, contact Jenn Box, 541-684-7241 or e-mail jbox@nwcu.edu.

To schedule The Grove Collective, our traveling worship team, call 541-684-7281 or e-mail music@nwcu.edu.

NCU Church Fair

2015 church fair

Our annual Church Fair event, scheduled at the beginning of each fall semester, helps to connect NCU students with local churches, especially students who are new to NCU and the Eugene area. The event is traditionally held during the first week of classes following Chapel.  Nearly 30 churches and college ministries are invited to set up displays and meet current students to talk about what God has been doing locally through their ministries.  Past ministries who have participated include: 

Berean Baptist Church, Campus Crusade for Christ, City Church, City Salt Church, Collegiate Christian Fellowship of First Baptist Eugene, Ekklesia, Emmaus Life, First Christian Church Eugene, Gospel Community Church, Grace Community Fellowship, Harrisburg Christian Church, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Life Bible Church, New Hope Eugene, Newman Center, North Park Community Church, Northwood Christian Church, Onyx House, Resonate, Santa Clara Church, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, St. John the Wonderworker Orthodox Church, Summit Creek Church, The Rising, University Fellowship, Westside Christian Church, Westside Faith Center, and Willamette Christian Center.

For more information regarding the 2018 NCU Church Fair, or to register space for your church or college ministry to participate, please e-mail Troy Dean, campus pastor, at tdean@nwcu.edu.