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Grove City College Students Serve Rural Churches

Mikayla Gainor For a second straight year Grove City College students are spending spring break serving and learning with rural and rust belt congregations.
March 3, 2022
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Guiding Churches Through Transition

Grace Leone Pastor Jason Schepp works with rural churches in his region as they weigh the need for revitalization, transition, or closure.
December 7, 2021
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What the Census Numbers Mean for Rural Communities and Churches

Grace Leone The 2020 US Census drew attention to a growing rural exodus. What might these trends mean for rural communities and churches?
November 10, 2021
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Project on Rural Ministry Hosts Local Pastors

Grace Leone The Project on Rural Ministry's annual conference returned this fall with a deepened sense that Christain colleges and local churches are better together.
September 28, 2021
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PRM Student Interns Spend the Summer Serving Local Congregations

Grace Leone For three Grove City College students, summer internships offered an opportunity to serve local congregations and grow in faith and leadership.
August 19, 2021
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College Students Blend Academics and Service in Rural Churches

Grace Leone Through service-learning projects, college students and professors are using coursework to serve and resource local congregations.
July 20, 2021
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A Mile in Her Shoes: Highlighting Female Pastors in Rural Churches (part 2)

Grace Leone & Janna Lu Part two of our story about the challenges and blessings many female pastors face as they serve rural churches.
June 22, 2021