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  • Gospel harvest plentiful at colleges, leader says

    September 10 2018 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Gospel harvest plentiful at colleges, leader says

    More than 700 Tallahassee college students attended the 2018 fall semester launch of City Church U, the college ministry of City Church in Tallahassee, Fla., yielding at least five decisions for Christ. Likely, others will come to Christ as volunteer on-campus student leaders build community among the three colleges the ministry reaches…

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  • Chinese student becomes leader in campus ministry

    May 6 2016 by Scott Barkley, Georgia Christian Index | with 0 comments
    Chinese student becomes leader in campus ministry

    For a long time, international student Hilary Tong’s personality reflected how she lived her faith. Quiet. Reserved about her relationship with Christ. That may sound odd for a communications major. But there’s a meticulousness in how the Chinese native now is more outward in her witness among international students at her college and throughout Georgia.

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  • Campus outreach in ‘emerging regions’: ‘less is more’

    February 8 2016 by Gary D. Myers, NOBTS | with 0 comments
    Campus outreach in ‘emerging regions’: ‘less is more’

    When the Emerging Regions State Collegiate Leaders working group met at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, the 25 participants traveled from places like Alaska, Hawaii, Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania and West Virginia as well as Canada. The leaders represented a wide range of approaches from campus-based to church-based college ministries …

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  • Her aim: ministry at historically black colleges

    April 17 2015 by Gary D. Myers, NOBTS Communications | with 0 comments
    Her aim: ministry at historically black colleges

    There are 105 Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the United States; only 19 have Baptist student ministries. Joy Pigg hopes to be influential in bringing campus ministry back to these campuses. For now, Pigg’s attention is on Southern University of New Orleans.

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  • Collegiate ministry: One model doesn’t fit all

    December 15 2014 by Michael McEwen, BR Content Editor | with 0 comments
    Collegiate ministry: One model doesn’t fit all

    Several Baptist churches and ministries across the state are discipling college students, but they employ varying models ultimately committed to fulfilling the Great Commission. But the main thing a ministry should do is to be acquainted with one’s local campus, said Tom Knight, collegiate consultant with the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina.

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  • Converge 365 – changing the college conversation

    October 6 2014 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Converge 365 – changing the college conversation

    Surrounded by college students and ministry leaders alike, seven ministers involved in reaching college students, gave presentations at the Converge365 conference Sept. 26-27 at North Carolina Central University. The conference was sponsored by the Collegiate Partnerships Team of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina.

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  • Cutting-edge ideas mark event for collegiate leaders

    August 26 2014 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Cutting-edge ideas mark event for collegiate leaders

    The Collegiate Partnerships Team of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina is holding a new conference for both seasoned and emerging collegiate leaders. Jonathan Yarboro, Western Region Consultant for Collegiate Partnerships, described Converge365 as “a fast-paced, unfiltered event built around cutting-edge ideas for collegiate ministry.”

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  • ‘Lostness’ on campuses needs church plant ‘multiplication’

    April 10 2014 by Tobin Perry, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    ‘Lostness’ on campuses needs church plant ‘multiplication’

    Rob Warren joined 85 other collegiate ministry leaders for three days of learning at Resonate Church’s plants at Washington State University in Pullman and the University of Idaho in Moscow.

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