David* is an atheist who walked up to the table while RUF City Campus was giving away donuts last week outside of NYU's student center. He said that now that he's in college he wants to start considering things he's always dismissed, and Christianity is at the top of his list. Brian* is a new believer… Continue reading Standing Room Only!
It is the 3rd week of school and there has been a lot going on in the ministry at Maryland. Praise God for large turn outs at their first three Supper Clubs! Supper Club is an event where students come together for a meal, have a worship time and then listen to preaching from the… Continue reading University of Maryland Update!
Over 140 students visited last night for the RISD Kick-Off Gathering. That is a new record! They gave away prizes and food, followed by worship in song, prayer, and hearing from scripture the very words of God. The student leaders were overwhelmed with the line of people that wound down from the second floor fellowship… Continue reading Over 140 Students at RISD Kick-off Gathering!
Nearly every day this time of year, RUFBU staff set up a table on the sidewalks of Comm Ave to give out free bottles of water, flyers, and tell students about our group and the events we have coming up - a small gesture of welcome to the thousands of new students setting foot on… Continue reading A Bottle of Water, a Flier, and Lives Changed
Millersville University is half way through their welcome week on campus. The ministry there has gathered over 100 student contacts this week, and they still have several days to go. Today they are continuing to hand out snowballs, and with a heat index of over 100*, this should be a popular outreach. Pray for safety… Continue reading Freshmen Outreach at Millersville
...until over 4,000 students will be starting University of Delaware, and another 14,000 students will be returning (plus graduate students). ...until RUF will be seeking to do all we can to meet these students and invite them into the community of RUF that is centered on Jesus and God's word. ...to pray, plan, and wait… Continue reading Only a Few Days Left…
My freshman year of college was as intense as they come. With ROTC training, switching majors, and serving on my residence hall's council, my schedule was packed from dawn to dusk. Luckily I found RUF, which became a shelter from the stresses of college life. After the long stretch from Monday to Thursday, I would… Continue reading Testimony from a PITT Freshman