Showing posts from September, 2020

August Wrap Up!

 Hey Guys! I’m officially one month into the apprenticeship! August was a month full of learning, adapting, meeting new students, overcoming obstacles, and trusting that God will work in some pretty neat ways. I'm excited to tell y'all about it! Welcome Week At the beginning of each school year, UTD normally hosts two Weeks of Welcome for the new students. This gives FOCUS a great opportunity to put on events and welcome students into our ministry. Given the current circumstances, our staff had to get creative with how we planned to meet the students that are stepping on to campus for the first time. We hosted online events in addition to a few socially distant hangouts at UTD. After one week of having in person plans, the campus announced new regulations. These new rules prohibited student organizations from having any kind of presence on campus. To be honest, this news was frustrating and hard to understand. It seemed as though very few people were willing to fight for the em