Andrews University Agenda http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/ News and Events at Andrews University en-us Copyright 2018, Andrews University Mon, 17 Dec 2018 10:08:00 -0000 Mon, 17 Dec 2018 10:08:00 -0000 webmaster@andrews.edu webmaster@andrews.edu Madagascar Study Tour Project 2019 http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51603 <p> This shelter is used to host women, girls and boys who have experienced abuse, rape and human trafficking. If they were able to run away or get back to Madagascar, they need a safe place to stay. This year our goal is to collect new underwear for both sexes (mostly women), from child&rsquo;s size 2 to small or medium-size adult.</p> <p> Donations can be brought to Buller 203 and put in our collection box, or money can be donated via&nbsp;<a href="https://vault.andrews.edu/vault/app/pages/advancement/login/development">https://vault.andrews.edu/vault/app/pages/advancement/login/development</a>.<i></i></p> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:03:07 +0000 Urgent Mission Need in Taiwan http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51612 <p> There is a need to develop a public Campus Ministry at a university in Taipei, Taiwan. We are calling for two enthusiastic and Spirit-driven student missionaries to enroll in a college in Taipei to study Mandarin Chinese. The purpose of this is to gain access to students in order to share the gospel with them.</p> <p> This is a pilot project sponsored by the General Conference and coordinated by the Northern Asia Pacific Division.&nbsp;</p> <p> Funding, transportation, housing and stipend provided.</p> <p> Duration: January&ndash;December 2019</p> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:46:32 +0000 Help Us Stuff-a-Bus http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51489 <p> Donate toys, household items, clothes and non-perishable foods by placing them in Santa's Sleigh Bus in Apple Valley's parking lot on Friday, Dec. 7, from 12&ndash;4 p.m.</p> <p> Togther we can make a difference during the holidays for many families in our community!</p> Thu, 29 Nov 2018 18:05:35 +0000 Support Upcoming Christmas Dinner http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51491 <p> Help God's Kitchen of Michigan raise $4,500 to feed the homeless and hungry for Christmas in Kalamazoo and Battle Creek, MI, by donating at <a href="http://www.paypal.me/godskitchenofmich ">paypal.me/godskitchenofmich</a>.</p> <p> You can also volunteer your time and service by signing up at&nbsp;<a href="https://www.godskitchenofmichigan.org/volunteer">godskitchenofmichigan.org/volunteer</a>.</p> Thu, 29 Nov 2018 18:03:31 +0000 Clothing Drive http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51492 <p> Donate lightly-used clothing items today in Campus Ministries for those in need.&nbsp;We are accepting t-shirts, gloves, hats, scarves, jackets, pants, socks and much more. Please stop by Campus Ministires or the Student Life office in the Campus Center. Collection will end during finals week on December 12.&nbsp;</p> <p> &quot;Whoever is generous to the poor lends to the Lord, He will repay him for his deed.&quot; &mdash;Proverbs 19:17</p> Thu, 29 Nov 2018 18:02:19 +0000 Proximity Vespers: Table Talks http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/50664 <p> <strong>Student chaplains </strong>will lead out in this conversational vespers.</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2018 17:42:46 +0000 Relief Efforts for Paradise http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51391 <p> Our brothers and sisters were affected by the California wildfires. We wish to support and encourage them in any way we can.</p> <p> Impacted students have reported that their family homes have been lost and that they have only what they brought to school. We are fundraising to help replace/restore some of what was lost to them in the fire.</p> <p> Please consider donating at <a href="https://www.gofundme.com/andrews-students-homes-lost-in-fire?teamInvite=XBSzeKI72B8vb2FvPJn2qgVjD8OshLJxGaRokTcLt5XKHu0nUvUYiI0StmpeOMir">GoFundMe.</a></p> <p> Campus Ministires is cordinating efforts for a relief trip January 17&ndash;22, 2019. If you would like more information or would like to assist as a department, please email <a href="mailto:teela@andrews.edu">teela@andrews.edu</a>.</p> <p> <em>&quot;Have I not commanded you? Be strong and of good courage; do not be afraid, nor be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.&quot; Joshua 1:9</em></p> Thu, 15 Nov 2018 14:14:51 +0000 ADRA Connections Extreme 2019 Trip to Peru http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51360 <p> Come with ADRA Connections through the winding streets of Cusco, along the famous ruins of Machu Picchu and up the towering peaks of the Rainbow Mountains. There you can help finish build an elementary school in the Chillihuani community.</p> <p> Total cost of the trip is $2,300 (not including airfare), but any student enrolled in an USA college&nbsp;under the age of 25&nbsp;will receive a scholarship of $1,200. Just apply&nbsp;at <a href="https://www.adraconnections.org/scholarships/">https://www.adraconnections.org/scholarships/</a></p> Mon, 12 Nov 2018 11:52:02 +0000