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Large Group

Wednesday at 8 p.m.
Elliston Chapel
Way Rutherford

Way was born and raised in Meridian, MS, and attended Ole Miss (University of Mississippi) in Oxford from '96-'00. After graduation, Way worked for three years at Christ Presbyterian Church in Oxford with Junior and Senior High. Married to Amy Davis in 2002, Way and Amy moved to Jackson, MS, to attend Reformed Theological Seminary and work with Senior High students at First Presbyterian. After graduation in May of 2007, Way and Amy moved to Louisville, KY, to begin RUF at the University of Louisville. On June 27, 2008, the Rutherfords added their first child, Miles, to the family. Exactly two years and four months later, on October 27, 2010, their second son, Davis, was born. Then almost exactly two years and four months later, on February 26, 2013, they welcomed their daughter, Lucy, to the family. The Rutherfords moved to Waco, TX, to do RUF at Baylor University in June of 2014.

Olivia Shields

Olivia is a recent graduate of Appalachian State University with a degree in Communication: Public Relations. She grew up in Greensboro, North Carolina but claims Burlington, NC as well (the accent is because of Burlington). Olivia got involved with RUF her freshman year at App and continued throughout all four years of college. She loves RUF and is excited to serve on Baylor's campus in the great state of Texas. She's always up for a dance party, loves the game Fish Bowl, and would eat Chickfila three meals a day if she could.