Jay Brown was one of several recent graduates who participated in Missions Conference last week. Along with his wife, Hannah, and two boys, he serves as a missionary in Central America. The Browns are eager to find teammates to join them: another reminder to pray the Lord of harvest to send forth labourers.
ABC News Archive - November 2016
"Our world and our churches are filled with showmen. We need to be servants."
Listen to Pastor Scott Bandy's full chapel message: abc.edu/chapel
We are delighted to host the Women's Volleyball Regional Tournament this week. Our Lady Warriors will play today at 2:00 and 4:00 PM, and again Friday at noon. Further information on the ABC Warriors page.
Benjamin is one of many ABC students who pay down their tuition with employment on campus. There are jobs available in food service, janitorial, maintenance, library, teaching assistance and more.
I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men;
For kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty.
For this is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Saviour;
Who will have all men to be saved, and to come unto the knowledge of the truth.
I Timothy 2:1-4
Every fall, Bridge Day draws thousands of visitors and BASE jumpers to the nearby New River Bridge. This year 42 ABC students distributed gospel tracts and used face painting to share the gospel with hundreds of kids. Praise God for 30+ decisions to trust Christ as Savior.
What's the "point" of intramural sports? These Ultimate Frisbee champs will tell you: exercise, stress relief, fresh air, and friendly competition.
Are you willing to "Rise Up and Offer Yourself" for Christ's great commission, making disciples of all nations? This challenge from alumnus Bill Lake echoes in our minds, even two weeks after Missions Conference concluded.
Listen to the full message: abc.edu/chapel (date: 2016-10-26)
Finishing touches will be completed in the coming weeks, but it's terrific to have our campus coffee shop open! Stop by and let one of our friendly baristas serve you. Here's the schedule for the weekend:
Friday: 3-10 PM
Saturday: 8:30 AM - 10 PM
Sunday: 2-4 PM, 8-10 PM
The winter graduate course promises to be extremely relevant. Consider joining Dr. Anderson in a study to determine a Biblical philosophy of the church and culture.
More info: abc.edu/graduate/course-schedule
He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the Lord require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?
#MannequinChallenge, ABC kitchen style.
Praise the Lord for his provision! The average student loan debt per borrower for the ABC Class of 2015 was significantly lower than any other accredited institution in our state. [Study done by LendEdu.com.]
Even the children's wing of the library was taken over in the mad rush to get assignments turned in before Thanksgiving Break!
"Therefore I will give thanks unto thee, O Lord, among the heathen, and I will sing praises unto thy name." 2 Samuel 22:50
Dr. Anderson weighs in on issues of higher education in our state:
"You were faithful, and I saw Jesus in you." The Student Council dedicated this meaningful song to the staff and faculty who serve at ABC.
God is gracious: we have countless reasons to be thankful. Here are just a few testimonies shared by ABC students and staff in Thanksgiving Praise Chapel last Friday.
May the abundance on our plates not distract us from the abundance in Christ, which is ours to share. I Timothy 1:14
Happy Thanksgiving from Appalachian Bible College!
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Camp isn't just for summer! Discover the fun and spiritual impact of Winter Camp at Alpine Ministries: http://alpineministries.com/bible-camps/winter-camp.php
Grateful to have students safely back on campus after a week of Thanksgiving Break!
It's not about how much you give. It's about your heart. #GivingTuesday