ABC News Archive - June 2015
This week, the Gospel Heralds are in PA, NJ, and NY. Follow their ministry at On the Road with the Gospel Heralds.
Calling all Appalachian Bible College graduates! Answer 8 questions to share what you're up to now and how your time at ABC helped prepare you.
An ABC student is one week into her missions internship in Tanzania. Will you join her in praying for 5 children to trust Christ during the VBS she will help lead?
Celebrating Tim Barton's ongoing faithfulness as athletic coach, co-director of Alpine Adventures, and builder of many campus facilities.
"All the ends of the world shall remember and turn unto the Lord: and all the kindreds of the nations shall worship before thee." Psalm 22:27
Are you an Appalachian Bible College alumnus serving as a cross-cultural missionary? We would love to hear from you. Answer just 8 questions to share what you're up to now and how ABC helped prepare you.
Announcing a brand new, mobile-friendly abc.edu! Explore it now and spread the word.
Ladies Conference is coming up June 19-20. Besides the sessions with Marlean Felix (women) and Lisa Potter (teens), there will be a banquet, swimming, workshops, and a New River Gorge sightseeing trip!
The RAs of 2008-09 demonstrate the importance of a firm foundation. #tbt
Bangkok, Thailand is where one ABC student is spending his 8-week missions internship. Pray he will have many opportunities to share the Gospel with college students, soccer players, businessmen, and Pakistanis.
"And all the angels stood round about the throne, and about the elders and the four beasts, and fell before the throne on their faces, and worshipped God, saying, Amen: Blessing, and glory, and wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honour, and power, and might, be unto our God for ever and ever. Amen." Revelation 7:11-12
Each student's walk with God is of prime importance at ABC. Here are some of the ways spiritual life is nurtured on campus:
Last week the Gospel Heralds ministered at this church in Cherry Flats, PA where Philip P. Bliss came to know Jesus. He went on to write "Hallelujah! What a Savior!" "Wonderful Words of Life," and the music for "It is Well with My Soul."
Are you serious about becoming a missionary?
Do you recognize any of these old salts from the 2007 Spring Music Festival? #tbt
Did you know there are over 25,000 Somalis in Minneapolis, MN? A 2015 graduate is spending her summer with women like these. Pray that the Lord will connect her with a Muslim woman who she can disciple. (Creative Commons Attribution license [reuse allowed])
"...True worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeks such to worship him." John 4:23
Another Ladies Conference is in the books, thanks to the hard work of this ABC Ladies Auxiliary Executive Committee. (Photo: Leah Gibson) #ABCLadiesAux #RisingAbove2015
The current issue of Baptist Bulletin features an article on Mount Olive Bible College, a joint effort of Appalachian Bible College and Catalyst Ministries. Twenty-six inmates were enrolled the first year and their lives are being transformed as they take Bible, theology, and ministry courses.
Lady Warrior Morgan Talton scores over Johnson Bible College defenders in a January 2011 home game. #tbt
The island of Guam is where an ABC student is serving this summer in student ministry and street evangelism. Pray for his dependence on the Holy Spirit as he shares the Gospel.
Several ABC students are sticking around for the summer to serve as Alpine Ministries' camp counselors. Maggie shares her testimony here: tiny.cc/Maggie-Counselor
"Praise ye the Lord. Praise God in his sanctuary: praise him in the firmament of his power. Praise him for his mighty acts: praise him according to his excellent greatness." Psalm 150:1-2