Hall of Witnesses


A place of honor on the campus of Southern Nazarene University

...to recognize those elders and laity who have invested their lives to Christian service.

...to build endowed resources for educating and supporting future generations of Christian servants.

We invite churches, family members, colleagues and boards to partner with Southern Nazarene University in establishing a place of honor for the great cloud of witnesses, living or deceased, who have carried the light of the Gospel around the world. The names of those honored will be placed in The Hall of Witnesses, located in the S.T. Ludwig Religion building on the campus of Southern Nazarene University. These gifts of honor will support the endowment funding ministerial intern scholarships.

Who may be honored?

Any individual or couple who has given of themselves in Christian service for a minimum of 10 years

  • Pastors
  • Associates
  • Missionaries
  • Chaplains
  • Evangelists
  • Lay leaders
  • Christian educators
  • University leaders & employees


 Honorees may be nominated by one, or more than one individual, groups of individuals, Church boards or other organizations, all of whom will receive recognition in the donor portion of The Hall of Witnesses.  Each nominee will have a short biography of their Christian service on the Touch Screen display. 


  • Name on the Hall of Witnesses
  • Establishment of Named Endowed Ministerial Scholarship
  • Plaque of Remembrance to Donor
  • Certificate of Induction to Honoree


  • Name on the Hall of Witnesses
  • Plaque of Remembrance to Donor
  • Certificate of Induction to Honoree


  • Name on the Hall of Witnesses
  • Certificate of Induction to Honoree


Nominations for the current Class of Inductees into the Hall of Witnesses are now being accepted.  You can print the brochure and mail it to the Office of University Relations address below or use our online nomination form.  For more information contact the office below. Deadline for nominations for the 2019 inductees will be January 11, 2019, with dedication on February 19, 2019.

For more information contact:

The Office of University Advancement, 6729 NW 39th Expressway, Bethany OK 73008
Phone: 405.491.6311 | Email: vbell@snu.edu


Our Nazarene Heritage

Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to training people for service to God and their fellow man. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world.
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