I nervously held the envelope in my hand. After 4 weeks of New Staff Training, I was anxious to open it up and see where I was going to be assigned as a new missionary with Campus Crusade.
As I slowly began to open the envelope, many thoughts raced through my mind. Would they assign me to work in the office? After all, I had a computer science minor and there was always a need for people with computer skills in the office… (Read the rest of the Lowedown)
Before entering her freshman year at UC Davis a few years ago, Patricia visited our everystudent.com website. In an attempt to quench her spiritual thirst, Patricia read just about every article that was on the site.
Patricia ended up giving her life to Christ and began getting followup resources through the site.
A few weeks later, she showed up on campus at UC Davis as a brand new freshman, looking for a place to plug in socially. She saw the signs and banners for Campus Crusade for Christ and recognized us as the group behind the website that had dramatically influenced her life.
Right away, she got involved in a Bible study with some other freshman girls that helped her to grow in her new faith. By the time she was a senior, Patricia was leading a freshman Bible study herself!
So there I was, staring at a huge LCD flat screen monitor on the wall that displayed in bright colors a map of the entire world. Every few seconds, a small flag would pop up with the name of a different country, indicating that someone from that country had either visited one of our websites, indicated a decision for Christ or requested follow-up of some kind. (read the rest of The Lowedown)
“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…”
This is the well-known quote that begins Charles Dickens’ famous novel
depicting events in London and Paris amid the backdrop of the French
Revolution…(read the rest of The Lowedown)
Over 400 students attended our recent Epic Conference, making it the largest Epic Conference ever. Read about the experience of two of our former UC Davis students who are now serving with CCC at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, in the Lowedown.
It’s hard to believe that it’s been a full year since we moved from Davis. Moving to Southern California has definitely had its challenges, but as I look back on the year I’m extremely grateful for what God has done in our ministry, in our lives individually, and as a family… Read the rest of “The Lowedown”
The end of August marked somewhat of a milestone for me (Dave). Ten years ago, I began taking classes part-time towards a Masters of Arts degree in Theological Studies.
My plan was to take one class per semester, but there were several semesters that I didn’t take classes, like when our twins arrived….(Read the rest of the Lowedown)