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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      Camp Locke Hill Story

      05.27.18 | Serving

      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...

        The Magdalena House Story

        05.06.18 | Serving

        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...

          A Story of Comfort & Joy

          04.01.18 | Serving

          Sometimes cookies and coffee speak the gospel in a way that words just can’t.  It’s why our first response to news of grief is often to share food. It’s a tangible expression of our hearts hurting alongside the family that is burdened, and it’s...

            Kathy & David Walden's Story

            03.25.18 | Serving

            Kathy and David Walden had known each other for most of their lives when 24 years ago Kathy asked David to marry her on national television. While their story is the fantastic stuff of fairytale movies, this couple makes one thing very clear: all...

              A Stephen Minister Story: Mark Young

              02.25.18 | Serving

              Growing up, Mark Young saw his mom frequently providing care for others. Whether it was someone at the door or someone on the other end of the phone, folks were always calling, looking for his mother’s listening ear, gentle advice and kind heart...


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