Dr. Mark and Allison Rutland Looking through the wall of windows lining one side of Mark Rutland's office, the campus of Oral Roberts University comes into focus. Rutland, who has a Ph.D. in church growth and became the third president of ORU in July 2009, now offices in space occupied by Oral Roberts only 13 years ago.

The whole philosophy of the university is embodied in this office, Rutland says: "Open up, lighten up, brighten up and loosen up."

Alison, his wife of more than 44 years, helped redecorate the office, and her picture is seen throughout the space.

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Global Servants

Global Servants was founded by Dr. Mark Rutland in 1977 as a worldwide, nonprofit missions and ministry organization. He started this ministry with the desire to see lives changed by the power and truth of God’s Word. For more than a quarter of a century, the men and women of Global Servants have risen to the call and gone into the world to preach the good news and spread the love of God. READ MORE.