Birmingham Southern College

Join us every Wednesday at 8 PM in Yielding Chapel

Welcome to RUF @ BSC! We hope to be your family away from home where you are nurtured relationally and spiritually during your college experience.

Join Us

Large Group

Wednesdays at 8 PM
Yielding Chapel

Community Groups

Meet at various times during the week.


Meet Our Team

Gary Purdy

Gary Purdy

Campus Minister

Gary is a long-time Campus Minister and Church Planter. Previously, he has served at SMU, Baylor, and UGA. He holds a Masters in Theology and DMin in Communication. He and his wife, Marilyn love college students and live just a few minutes from campus!

Mary Hannah Winslett

Mary Hannah Winslett

Campus Staff

Mary Hannah is returning to her alma mater as Campus Staff. She was born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee and moved to Birmingham, Alabama to attend Birmingham-Southern College (2015-2018). She has a degree in Political Science and Business Administration. After being involved in leadership with RUF at BSC, she moved to Tuscaloosa and served as a Campus Intern at the University of Alabama. While in Tuscaloosa, Mary Hannah met her husband, Hunter. They now live in Bluff Park, Alabama with their dog, Beau. Mary Hannah is passionate about hearing people's stories and sharing the Gospel with college students.