“Philosophically, students and children aren’t the church of tomorrow, but today.” Ricky Smith shares the adamant perspective with most, if not all, of his peers working with students. As studies continue to point to a secularization of America, so do church leaders continue to stress the importance of reaching younger generations. And, where research may […]
Students present outgoing youth pastor with quilts from T-shirts representing nine years of ministry
“Seeing all of those shirts on one quilt brought back a flood of wonderful memories.”
At the end of the term he attended your retreat and that was when he had an encounter with God.
“My hope is when students think about their faith they’ll live in confidence of what Christ has done.”
SAVANNAH — Stepping in front of a crowded Calvary Baptist Temple sanctuary Nov. 15, Mackenzie Ford spoke from experience on her award-winning speech “For Such a Time as This.” Ford, a student at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega, began crafting her speech last March as a senior at Lowndes County High School. Delivering […]