WELCOME

Welcome to RUF at VSU! We're here to help! We want to be a place where you can wrestle with your greatest questions about life and spiritual things, a place where you know you matter, and a place you can trust and grow. If you have any questions about who we are or what we do on campus, please ask. We would love the opportunity to connect with you.

 
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Large Group

Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m.

TBD

Contact Chad for more information

Welcome back/college nat'l championship outreach Monday

January 8

Intown Leadership Retreat

January 9-11

Manhunt

January 18

Front Lawn

Dinner

January 23

(Redeemer House, 1611 Slater Street, Valdosta)

Seminar: How To Study Bible

January 26-27

TBD

SuperBowl Outreach

February 4

Winter Retreat

Feb. 9-11

Dinner

Feb. 20

TBD

Possible Spring Break Missions Trip

Week of March 13

Event

March 22

TBD

Dinner

March 27

Dinner

April 10

Serve RA Breakfast

April 13

Getaway Leadership Retreat

April 20-21

Dinner

April 24

SuCo

May 7-12 in Panama City Beach, FL

MEET OUR TEAM
Chad Turner
Minister
EMAIL
chad.turner@ruf.org
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Chad is the RUF Campus Minister at Valdosta State University, having previously served for five years as head football, track and strength coach at a school in Spartanburg, SC, and before that was on staff as student ministry director at Seven Rivers Presbyterian Church in Lecanto, FL for four years. Prior to that he did college and student ministry for six years. He met his wife Kristen while studying at Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando, Florida. While there she earned a Masters of Biblical Studies and he earned a Masters of Divinity and a Masters of Philosophy and Christian Thought. He likes to say he is married to his best friend, and that he married way up! Chad and Kristen are proud to have two boys, two girls and another one on the way.

Vaughn Wallenstein
Intern
EMAIL
vaughn.wallenstein@ruf.org
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Vaughn Wallenstein is a proud Floridian and was raised in Ocala, Florida, where he was blessed to grow up in a Christian home and to be brought up in the church. He attended the University of South Florida and very quickly became involved with RUF where the community, fellowship and gospel centered preaching of RUF were an immeasurable blessing on him during his college years. Vaughn graduated from USF with a Bachelors of Arts where he studied History and Religious Studies. Born in Miami he is a huge Miami sports fan and will be sure to let you know. He is extremely excited about the opportunity to follow the Lord's call and work with RUF as an Intern on the campus of Valdosta State!