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  • SCOS 2012 - Central St. Matthew UCC - New Orleans, La.


    Brittany Hazeldine, from Huntington, W.Va., graduated this past May from Mars Hill College, in Mars Hill, N.C., with a bachelor of fine arts degree in musical theatre. Although Brittany spent one summer on a performance-based ministry team, most summers sh More Info

  • SCOS 2012 - Metro Baptist Church - New York, N.Y.


    A high school biology teacher in southern Illinois, Kristen Kniepkamp wanted to spend her summer doing something that’s fulfilling, adventurous and serves other people. Kristen has met some of her best friends through her summer volunteer activities.“ I ge More Info

  • SCOS 2012 - Hyaets Community - Charlotte, N.C.


    Naiomi Gonzalez graduated in May from Moravian College in Bethlehem, Penn., with a bachelor’s degree in religious studies. As graduation approached, she realized she wanted some practical experience to go along with her academic and research-oriented under More Info

  • SCOS 2012 - Ellis Avenue Church - Chicago, Ill.


    Nicole Betteridge likes providing people in difficult circumstances with pastoral care, hope, comfort and compassion. She views ministry as caring for and loving people through the love of Christ, such as serving meals to people who spend their nights on t More Info

  • Speaking of Partnership…


    ​Amid national publicity of Baptist pastors taking to the pulpit to provoke anger and hatred toward LGBTQ people, it becomes increasingly difficult for many to lay claim to the label “Baptist.” But even when it comes to sexuality and gender identity, the w More Info

  • Do Our Statements Matter?


    ​When I was fifteen, Utah executed Gary Gilmore. And it changed my life. It was the first execution in the United States in 10 years, and it shook me to my core. The Jesus I knew, the Jesus I read about and learned about in Sunday School, was not the Jesus More Info