Sponsor Stories

Read how God has used wonderful people to accomplish his eternal purposes. Our sponsors make the God-honoring work of AIU possible, and that makes the life-changing work of AIU’s students and alumni possible. To our sponsors, we say “Thank you!”

Seizing an Incredible Opportunity

Seizing an Incredible Opportunity

Jeanne Evers belongs to a CLA-supporting church and traveled to Kenya on the CLA Vision Tour in February. Below she shares what made the trip so incredible.

Last year was my first year of service on the Mission Board of my church. In this position, God gave me the opportunity to help oversee how a church determines financial support and to go deeper by learning “the heart” of four specific ministries. Happily, one of those ministries is Christian Leaders for Africa.

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A Lasting Contribution

A Lasting ContributionIn the early winter months of 2004 Wayne Bloomquist lost his beloved wife Kathy to a seven-year battle with breast cancer. Married for almost thirty years, the couple had been active board members of Light of the World. This mission sending agency sent Chester and Dolores Wood to AIU, NEGST at the time, where they taught for twenty years.

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Stewarding His IRA for God's Glory

Stewarding His IRA for God's GlorySpencer Radnich was 69 when he graduated from AIU in 2008. Recently he donated a substantial amount of money to CLA by naming them as a beneficiary out of his IRA. When we asked Spencer what motivated him to donate in this way, he said that it was “a way of giving something back to the school without doing it in a way that’s going to create a financial burden now.” He went on to describe the effort as “painless.”

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