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Alabama Baptist students spend summer serving, sharing Christ

The day Rachel Pate met Greta, everything had gone wrong. It was Pate’s second summer serving in Mexico City, and she and her teammates were trying to invite university students to their English conversation circle. “Last year that worked really well, but this year they told us we couldn’t pass out flyers on campus,” said …

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BCM students leverage spring break for powerful missions experiences

Lee Dymond said that when his team of students arrived in Puerto Rico to do spring break missions, they found a man running on overdrive. “We were going to do mostly disaster relief, but what happened was we kind of focused on one church and its pastor instead,” said Dymond, campus minister for Auburn University …

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Everyday experiences create opportunities for reaching international students in US

More than 8,500 international students study on Alabama college and university campuses, providing a remarkable missions opportunity to reach the nations with the gospel, no travel required. These students come from diverse cultural and religious backgrounds but they have one thing in common — navigating daily life in an unfamiliar country. “There are so many …

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BCM students assist with disaster relief during spring break

While most students think of spring break as an opportunity to hit the beach, Baptist Campus Ministries (BCM) students can be found on the front lines of crisis providing ministry and relief for communities experiencing disaster. Sixteen students from the University of Alabama in Huntsville led by campus minister Edwin Hocutt assisted with the disaster …

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BCM Students Using Spring Break To Help in Disaster Relief

While most students think of spring break as an opportunity to hit the beach, Baptist Campus Ministry (BCM) students can be found on the front lines of crisis providing ministry and relief for communities experiencing disaster. Edwin Hocutt, campus minister for UAH/Calhoun campuses, phoned me Saturday to ask if he could divert his team of …

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Baptist Campus Ministries students share gospel through actions in SC

It’s only been a year and a half since Alabama Baptists trained their first group of college students for disaster relief, but the move has already proven to be beneficial. Nate Young, senior Baptist campus minister at the University of Alabama (UA), was part of the Baptist Campus Ministries (BCM) team trained in April 2014. …

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