At InterVarsity’s Following Christ conference held in Atlanta last month, graduate students, faculty, and professionals gathered to promote and explore Christian discipleship within the academy and the professions.
I could choose not to raise any funds for this ministry that God has called me to. I could serve as a volunteer. However, I see the whole issue of fund-raising as much bigger than just economics. Here are some of the reasons I choose to raise support.
Dr. John Alexander, InterVarsity President Emeritus, and Alex Anderson, Director of Black Campus Ministries, went home to be with the Lord this past academic year. Their leadership and presence will be missed.