A bigger story

As we expressed frustration over why we aren’t in Tennessee yet with a friend the other day, she reminded us that God is telling a story that is bigger than us.

Right now, at Middle Tennessee State University, there are only 3 Cru staff members working fulltime to reach the students on campus. MTSU has between 20,000 and 26,000 students. To put that in perspective, Winthrop, our alma mater, has roughly 6,000 students. MTSU has A LOT of students and they’re studying everything from Music and Music Business (thanks to their proximity to Nashville) to Aerospace Engineering and Concrete Industry Management.

While we (as well as another married couple and a single guy) raise support to join them, there are three people reaching out to that large and diverse of a campus. Certainly, this is a story bigger than us. God is teaching them how to trust him with those daunting numbers just like he is teaching us with our own very different but still daunting numbers.

This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to A bigger story

  1. Pingback: Our New Normal | Life With The Foxes

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s