Wasn’t yesterday a beautiful Lord’s day! I hope you were blessed by it as much as I was. Last night I had the privilege of hearing our Chorale sing at First Baptist Church of Baldwyn and of hearing Dr. Meeks open God’s Word and remind us of the great joy that is ours in Christ. Many thanks to Dr. Meeks, Dr. Long, Laura Long, Lea Bennett, Maria Teel, and our wonderful students for representing BMC so well.
I am grateful to all who prayed for our Board meeting last Friday. We have an outstanding group of trustees, all of whom are dedicated to serving Blue Mountain College. I am grateful to the President’s Cabinet for their careful preparation that contributed to a productive day.
Please join me in congratulating Amy Thurmond who has accepted the position of web site coordinator here at the College.
This week promises to be another busy one. Tomorrow student Sarah Cox and professor Justin Spencer will be honored in Jackson at the 26th Annual Higher Education Day-Working for Academic Excellence (HEADWAE). Sarah, Dr. Spencer, and I will have the opportunity to tour the State Capitol before attending the awards luncheon.
Tuesday evening is opening night for Forever Plaid, our spring musical comedy. I hope everyone will make plans to attend. The show runs for seven performances. Check our website for more details.
Thursday evening is the annual BSU missions banquet in Ray Dining Hall. Check with Tracy Moser for more details.
This weekend our Alumni Association Board will be on campus for their spring meeting. We welcome President Audrey Caldwell and all the Board members back to campus and hope that their time together is productive.
Our Topper basketball teams will be in TranSouth conference play this week. The men play at 7:00 Thursday night at Bethel; the women play at 7:00 Friday at Martin Methodist. Both the baseball and softball teams will be in action at home this weekend.
Today we are delighted to have Dr. David Eldridge, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, Tupelo, leading our chapel service. I will have the opportunity to share some of the good things going on at BMC at Calvary this coming Sunday morning. Please pray for me and for Mandy Lane, who will be singing in the morning service at Calvary.
Blessings to all for a good week!
Posted by Monday Messages on February 25, 2013 at 1:32 PM