Sideswiped! I’m not sure what other term to use. A seminary board had convened for its spring meeting and was anticipating a lively agenda. After worship, the board chair said he had an announcement. Suddenly, everything was different. The chair said he had just received word that the university, long affiliated with the seminary, was reducing its financial support by 30 percent. The reason: plummeting revenues. This would become effective in three months.
Members hadn’t seen this coming.
Article from: Autumn 2012