Welcome to Life Pacific College! I’m glad you clicked in today, and hope you’ll drop by anytime–either here online or in person for a visit.
For over 90 years, LPC has educated and empowered students for a lifetime of ministry in the church and leadership in the world. Many people are aware of our undergraduate programs, small college feel, and engaging faculty; some may not know about our growing adult online and graduate programs. We are passionate about our Christian mission and are privileged to serve. Whether you are a prospective student, parent, community member, friend, or alumni of one of the historic Foursquare colleges, you will always receive a warm welcome from our LPC team. I hope you enjoy visiting our new website today. It is our pleasure to serve you in any way we can.
President Jim J. Adams, Ed.D.
Presidential Vision: Dream BOLD LPC!
Dream BOLD! Following your dreams to discover the calling God placed on your life takes courage, stamina, and the support of an entire community. At Life Pacific College, our BOLD dream is all about your BOLD dream. God-inspired dreams and visions are part of the capacity He builds into every human spirit to know His plans and to explore the pathways laid before us. Our commitment at LPC is to inspire and encourage you to dream BOLD about the possibilities of a future dedicated to following the unique and individual blueprint God writes in your heart. Whether your dream is about following Christ through preaching, teaching, entrepreneurial leadership, business, counseling, serving social needs or engaging the globe, our goal is to provide the best possible environment for your education and spiritual development.
At LPC, you won’t face a lonely journey. Discovering what God has for your life is an adventure fraught with excitement and even a little danger from time to time. Be assured we will walk through this adventure alongside you and help you find the fulfillment of your calling and the achievement of your BOLD dream. God is relentlessly tracking your trajectory of growth. He will use your hands, heart, and mind to accomplish great things as you yield yourself to the dreams inspired by the Spirit of God. Life is a wild ride, with many unpredictable twists and turns, so enjoy the journey and follow the plan. Grab his hand, and never let go!
President's 10-Point Shared Vision for LPC
Life Pacific College will focus on the following as we move forward to envision:
- A student-centered education in a rapidly changing environment.
- Our shared vision of a biblical university.
- The promotion of women in leadership and ministry.
- A deepened understanding of and commitment to increased diversity in our community.
- A focus on internationalizing the College through short-term missions, FMI, global relationships, recruiting, and study abroad.
- More effectively serving The Foursquare Church and others.
- Re-engaging inter-varsity athletics.
- Building relationships with our thousands of alumni and friends.
- Responsibly stewarding resources balanced with faith.
- Living our lives in community as servant leaders.
Communication and support of the vision
- President Jim J. Adams presented the Presidential 10-Point Vision during his Presidential Inauguration on October 18, 2013. The Strategic Planning Committee incorporated the President’s Vision in the Strategic Plan.
- The President sent a follow-up communiqué to the LPC Community via the weekly Monday Missive on November 4, 2013.
- The President highlighted individual points of the vision as focus themes in subsequent missive messages.