A Giving Tree Celebration Story

    This is the story of University coming together to provide gifts for 850 children in the foster care system. Watch as see as children were able to do crafts, hear stories, decorate cookies and much more!

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      Bill Tiller's Story

      06.10.18 | Serving

      As a little boy, Bill Tiller spent much of his summer, every summer, at Vacation Bible School. Both of his parents worked full time, and the Baptist, Methodist, and Presbyterian churches in his town and in his grandparent’s town served as...

        Camp Locke Hill Story

        05.27.18 | Serving, Neighboring

        They tiptoed in the dark, leaves rustling below their feet, tall trees surrounding them, and the glow of a campfire drawing them near. Quietly they gathered in a circle around the fire, wondering wide-eyed what would happen next. Rising, their...

          Nick Moseley's Story


          Nicholas Moseley’s mom, Marthe, will tell you that Nick was prayed into existence. That much like Hannah from the Old Testament, Marthe had yearned for a child that would not be, and that it was her prayers and the prayers of her church that...

            Mary Sue & Lee Adams' Story

            05.13.18 | Faith, Community

            Not long ago, Leo Adams was watching television and a story about two high school-aged boys caught his attention. One of the boys was in foster care, and after explaining to his friend that when he was moved from home to home, he carried his few...

              The Magdalena House Story

              05.06.18 | Serving, Community

              Denise Barker was sitting in a chapel service at Austin Seminary when she heard a distinct instruction from the Lord: “I want you to open a women’s shelter.” Denise will tell you that this was a unique moment in her life, that while she regularly...

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