Welcome to RUF at the University of Vermont! We are a community of students seeking to love God, love others, and love UVM. We do this as we gather around God's Word (Bible studies, Wednesday Night Fellowship, etc.), spend time together (shared meals, hikes, conferences/retreats, IM sports, etc.), and serve the people/places around us. All are welcome!

 
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Large Group

Wednesdays from 6:30-8 p.m.

Interfaith Center

Bible Study

Mondays at 8 p.m.

63 Greene St.

Bible Study - 3rd & 4th Year Girls

Mondays at 8 p.m.

TBD

Bible Study

Tuesdays at 8 p.m.

U Heights North 119

Bible Study

Thursdays at 4:30 p.m.

Harris Millis 115

God Questions

every other Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

Interfaith Center

MEET OUR TEAM
John Meinen
Minister
EMAIL
john.meinen@ruf.org
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John Meinen is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder ('04) and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary ('12). Before starting RUF at UVM, John served low-income entrepreneurs in the Bay Area, studied microfinance in Bangladesh, led backpacking trips for Outward Bound, and completed a year-long fellowship program in the nation's capital. His wife, Megan, is the Director for UVM's Adventure Ropes Course. The Meinens have a one-year old daughter named Willa and a silver lab named Coulter. They would love to meet you. Please don't hesitate to get in touch with them using the contact information provided on this page.

Kelsey Rodriguez
Intern
EMAIL
kelsey.rodriguez@ruf.org
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Kelsey Rodriguez graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Western Carolina University. She grew up in the foothills of North Carolina, otherwise known as Hickory. She enjoys backpacking, going to concerts, and watching Wes Anderson films. Her favorite pastime is drinking coffee and playing board games with close friends. During her years in college, she loved being a part of the RUF family and looks forward to loving the students at the University of Vermont. #gocatsforever