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A Summer of Service and Learning: Nine Student Interns Serve Small-Town Congregations

Emily Cox For these nine students, summer meant a break from classes but not a break from ministry in the local church.
September 7, 2022
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Putting the “Bee” in VBS: A Church-College Partnership Lets Kids Taste and See God’s Goodness in Creation

Emily Cox Thanks to the help of two PRM interns, kids at one rural congregation's VBS were abuzz with appreciate for science and their Creator.
August 16, 2022
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Growing Good: Community Gardens Link Churches and Their Communities

Emily Cox For these churches, community gardens provide an opportunity to nourish minds, bodies, and souls in their communities.
July 28, 2022
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Celebrating Farmers and Faithfulness–Agricultural Day at Coolspring Church

Emily Cox For pastor Mark Frailey, contextualized ministry means celebrating the agricultural roots of his congregation.
June 16, 2022