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Baptist Student Ministry provides free lunch on Wednesdays

Baptist Student Ministry provides free lunch on Wednesdays

Shaila Botello, Reporter

December 3, 2018

The Baptist Student Ministry is hosting a free lunch on Dec. 5 from noon to 1 p.m. "I think that it is a good idea for the [BSM] to provide free lunch for students," art senior Sara Keeling said. "Behind the food are students who have a passion for Christ and through sharing and smiling faces, joy is ...

Sophomore has busy days while involved in church, work

Sophomore has busy days while involved in church, work

Amber Hernandez, Reporter

October 22, 2018

Devon Hagy, sophomore nursing, full-time student, part-time Old Navy employee, youth leader at Colonial Church, and  student leader at Baptist Student Ministry has busy days, but was able to make time for an interview of what a typical day looks like for her and why she chooses to be involved in everything she is involved in. ...

Baptist Student Ministry members discuss discrimination in religious organizations

Tre' Jones

December 4, 2017

Though religious organizations on campus try their hardest to make students feel comfortable, some students may feel discriminated against. Because discrimination may be based on skin color, gender, political views, religion or sexual orientation, this might lead some people to ask, "Is there di...

About 200 students celebrate Diwali

About 200 students celebrate Diwali

Herbert McCullough

November 7, 2017

To honor the Hindu celebration, the Midwestern Indian Students Association organized a Diwali, the Festival of Lights, celebration for students at the Sikes Lake Center on Nov. 4. Gyaneshwar Malba, computer science graduate student, explained that MISA has had a history of organizing Dawali for st...

’90s trivia event puts students to the test

’90s trivia event puts students to the test

Chloe Phillips

October 17, 2017

To put their memory to the test, the trivia questions challenged about 100 students at '90s trivia night on Oct. 17. Struggling to answer 100 questions in 60 seconds on Kahoot, students quickly realized the faster they answered, the more points earned per question. Kenadi Campbell, computer scien...

‘We don’t want any empty desks after spring break’

Kara McIntyre

March 7, 2017

Spring break is only a few days away — the bright sunlight, plenty of sunscreen and coolers full of water and Capri-Sun. Well, that's what mom thinks, anyway. Yeti coolers filled to the brim with every kind of beer, liquor, bagged wine and maybe a few water bottles line the beaches in Florida,...

BSM celebrates the new semester through game night

Herbert McCullough

January 25, 2017

Approximately 100 people attended the Baptist Student Ministry game night on Jan. 20 at the Baptist Student Center. The games available included Apples to Apples, table tennis, soccer, volleyball, basketball, and Jenga. There were also video games on the Nintendo, Wii, computer, and GameCube.“I only play...

Volunteerism: Give more than thanks

Volunteerism: Give more than thanks

Jacklyn York

November 18, 2015

Thankful. Appreciative. Gratitude, Grateful. However phrased, Giving Thanks can take on many meanings and lasts longer than the holiday season alone. One way local people spend their holiday season is by volunteering and serving warm meals to those without. Locally, the Wichita Falls Area Food...

Students return service to church in need

miguel jaime

October 22, 2014

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 one ...

Baptist Student Ministry students run for cake

Edward Grisham

April 8, 2014

BSM students run for cake from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Students and runners alike met in Sunwatcher plaza on Saturday to raise money for missions. MSU students from the Baptist Student Ministry put on the “I run for cake 5k” to raise money for mission trips over the summer.  After the race, ru...

11 students to travel on mission trips

Edward Grisham

February 25, 2014

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...

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