Strength and Hope in a Time of Tragedy

Strength and Hope in a Time of Tragedy

At the end of another tragic week in our country, 65-70 students from the Five College Area (Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, UMass Amherst & Smith) gathered at for a Black Campus Ministries worship night.  While this event had been in the works before the tragedies happened, it served to be a timely space for black students and allies to gather together before the Lord.

ServeUP Brockton Brings the Kingdom to the Streets

ServeUP Brockton Brings the Kingdom to the Streets

At 5AM you’re awoken by strong knocks on the church door. Tito arrives and starts moving tables while you slowly wake up, and within an hour your cots are gone and the church basement is transformed into a banquet where the rich and poor break bread: a breakfast with our homeless neighbors. Such was the explosive beginning to our pilot project, ServeUP Brockton! 

InterVarsity’s New President

InterVarsity’s New President

Copied from InterVarsity/USA's blog post 

Tom Lin has every qualification InterVarsity could want in a president. His résumé—which includes degrees from Harvard and Fuller Seminary, as well as roles as a campus staff member, a missionary, a pastor, and a vice president in InterVarsity—is impeccable. He knows how to strategize, lead, catalyze, and plant. His yes is yes, and his no is no.