My name is Zenny Jua, a senior at University of Maryland and soon to be RUF intern at the University of Pittsburg. Here are a few pictures from Little Hands of Hope, the children's center we worked at while in El Salvador. We played with the kids, assisted in the English lessons, and helped with… Continue reading Helping Children
The Lord blessed the Maryland team with a very successful trip to El Salvador. The students had the opportunity to help with two new church buildings, worship at a remote church in Honduras, and help children both English and the Bible. The Lord was especially faithful in providing communication skills to reach beyond the language… Continue reading Crossing Languages and Cultures
Thanks so much for your prayers for our Maryland RUF Team in El Salvador. We sensed your prayers of protection and safety as we traveled about the country and did construction projects in the heat. The average temperatures were in between 95-100 degrees during the day-time, and it took until late at night to cool… Continue reading Mission to El Salvador!
We have had a lot of visitors in our gatherings and Bible studies this Spring semester. Student leaders have been especially active reaching out to their friends, having great conversations, and inviting people to RUF. Leaders have had animated discussions about how people in RUF can better serve their friends and their campus. Most recently,… Continue reading Spring Growth at Brown/RISD
As I reflect on this past Training Conference, one student comes to mind the most. One of our female students has been co-leading an upperclassmen Bible study with me this school year. In the fall she took the “How to Lead a Bible Study” track at the Training Conference. She learned a lot at that… Continue reading Jesus is Sweeter
This recent training conference the University of Delaware had the most students attending so far. We had 11 students come out for a weekend of intense learning, training, and fellowship. As a new ministry in year three, it is crucial for us to continue training students to do things like lead Bible studies and minister… Continue reading Training Leaders at Delaware
On March 2-3 the RUF ministers in the eastern side of the Mid-Atlantic area gathered to produce a student training conference. In spite of a heavy snowstorm and high winds, it was a good weekend. Following are a few reflections on it. David Green Area Coordinator