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Called

Partners in Ministry

I could not do ministry at Jacksonville State University without the partnership of area churches. Baptist Campus Ministries (BCM) exists as a ministry from churches, first by their giving through

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College

The Danger of Complacency

My parents warned me about college: “It’s not like high school, and it’s certainly not like youth group. It’s the real world. Not everyone is your friend.” I understand and

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College

Looking Up

As a campus minister, I have been asked many times, “What do you do in the summer?” There are those who think I take the summer off since students are

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College

To the Class of 2021

One of my favorite parts of my job as a campus minister is getting to watch you transform during your college years. The kid who entered freshman year is not

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Evangelism

Easter Sunday for Jesus

Dyeing Easter eggs, Easter baskets, Easter bunnies, Easter dresses, Easter gifts and Easter egg hunts. This is the stuff of modern Easter celebrations in the U.S. In addition, there is

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Evangelism

No Time Like the Present

It was lunch time, and I was filling my cup of noodles at the water fountain. In walked a confident young man named Sean in an orange hunting shirt, jeans

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Called

I Think I Am Called?

The call to vocational ministry draws out many emotions. As I think about my journey and call, I am reminded of the joy, fear and actually a multitude of thoughts

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College

#teachmehowtopray

#teachmehowtopray – Wait do people still use hashtags? At age 33, I am a millennial, but students are daily having to bring me up to speed on what’s trending and

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College

Practicing Three Participles

The events are not as visible. The in-person gatherings are not as large. However, God continues to work in and through college students involved in Baptist Campus Ministries in spite

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