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February 22, 2015

Going the Extra Mile

Mwangi Thuita '17 Has a Passion for Serving


Mwangi-Thuita_Mag5_articleThe Community Service Team with Christian Union at Cornell is working to share the Gospel in Ithaca, New York, and their acts of service are conveying what words alone cannot.

The team serves the university's neighboring community through a variety of volunteer works, quietly modeling Christ's compassion for all people.

"Our students formed the Community Service Team because they wanted tangible ways to communicate the love of Christ," said Anna Shea, a Christian Union ministry fellow at Cornell. "They want others to experience, through their actions, that Jesus is alive—not just on the Cornell campus, but throughout Ithaca as well."

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February 20, 2015

Answering a Divine Call

Cornell Alumnus Joe Holland Challenges Students to Walk by Faith


Joe-Holland_Mag3_articleFor believers, God's calling is not an isolated event. Rather, it often plays out as part of an amazing personal movement.

Activist, attorney, and football legend Joe Holland offered that spiritual insight during an appearance on October 16 at his alma mater of Cornell University. The All-American football player spoke about the stages of fulfilling a divine commission during a public lecture in Friends Hall.

"It's not just something that happens, and that's the end," said Holland, Cornell '78, MA '79, Harvard Law '82. "It's a movement that God executes in your life."

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February 18, 2015

Energetic Advocates

The Lambs help students grow in grace and truth. 

by Sarah Camp, Contributing Editor

Lamb-family-articleFrom marriage to ministry, Angela (Cornell, BA '99) and Allen (Cornell, BS '00 and MEng'01) Lamb know a good thing when they find it. For example, they met during their freshman year at Cornell and married during the summer between their junior and senior years. Allen was already a Christian when he met Angela; Angela came to faith in Christ at Cornell thanks in part to a suitemate who shared her faith.

The young couple were led to follows Christ's ethos in college as they pursued integrity in courtship and dating, and fidelity in marriage. A supportive community and God's great grace helped them navigate their student years.

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September 1, 2014

Leading and Learning

Nicole Mensa, Cornell '17, Founder of Non Profit in Ghana

by Eileen Scott, Senior Writer

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From Africa to Ithaca, Nicole Mensa, Cornell '17, is serving people and sharing the message of God's love and compassion.

A native of Ghana, Nicole came to Cornell for a top-flight education and to experience another culture; because of her participation with Christian Union's leadership development ministry at Cornell, she is also growing in her knowledge of the Bible and passion for the Lord.

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