The Courts Redford College of Theology and Ministry endeavors from a Christian perspective to teach students the Bible, our Christian heritage, and spiritual formation, and to prepare students for professional church vocations.
Bolivar, MO 65613
Current Research Projects: I am currently working on several papers, mostly pertaining to religious ethics and / or Kierkegaard's writings.
Why do you enjoy teaching at SBU? SBU affords me the opportunity to teach a wide variety of philosophical topics to students who are bright and enthusiastic.
Faith Dedications: Dr. Manis and his family attend service at First Baptist Church in Bolivar, MO.
Educational and Professional Background: Hendrix College -- B.A., philosophy (2000); Texas A&M University -- M.A., philosophy (2002); University of Notre Dame -- visiting graduate student Spring term of 2004; Baylor University -- Ph.D., philosophy (2006).