Echoes of Gospel hosts concert in Burns Chapel

Student organization, Echoes of Gospel, is hosting its first choir concert on Nov. 19 at 4 p.m. in the Burns Chapel. Echoes of Gospel is a new organization that was founded in the spring semester of 2017 by Preston Busby, president of Echoes of Gospel and criminal justice junior. Busby said, … [Read more...]

New name for Portico: The Bridge

Portico, a ministry for college students affiliated with First Baptist Church, became a well-known name on campus, but this fall, it disappeared. Andrew Reilly, pastor, decided to change the name of Portico — it's now called The Bridge. "The Bridge meaning is us one side, sin the middle, God is … [Read more...]

What it is like being a Christian in college

Being a Christian in college is not always easy. My whole life, my faith has been the central piece of me, and it is on the basis of faith that I have made most of my decisions. Most people look at Christians and automatically label us as "judgmental," when really our faith calls us to love all, and … [Read more...]

Students return service to church in need

BSM gives back from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo.A At Emmanuel Baptist, 15 students from the Baptist Student Ministry devoted a part of their weekend to help a church in need. With brushes in hand, and enough paint to go around, the students gave the church nursery a new paint job. “Emmanuel’s … [Read more...]

Portico students pray for MSU

The Portico church group, affiliated with First Baptist Church, hosted a prayer evening in the atrium of the Clark Student Center. The students participated in this event by praying for the campus and the surrounding community. "We come together to pray about our campus, the faculty, the students … [Read more...]

11 students to travel on mission trips

This summer, the Baptist Student Ministry and Go Now missions will send 11 MSU students across the country on mission trips. The goal is to share the gospel in places that may not have heard the story of Jesus. “I am going to Alaska to the Kenai peninsula to go salmon dip net fishing. There is a … [Read more...]