Ryan's Story

I was a passionate, active, nerdy, Christian teen. I fell in love with Abilene Christian University because in it I found a school that loved justice and faith. I found a school that sends its students on Spring Break missions to serve instead of to party.

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Why ACU AFA Is Important

Change comes through power, and there’s power when people get organized. Our strategy is the strategy of the Civil Rights Movement and the Poor People’s Campaign. It was created by Christian pastors, preachers, and ministers, and it is deeply in tune with the way of Jesus. We know this because we were taught as much by ACU.

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How ACU AFA Came to Be

Our vision is for ACU to be a place of love, hospitality, and formation of “Christian service and leadership throughout the world,” regardless of one’s sexual orientation, gender identity, race, ethnicity, socio-economic status, disability, age, or national origin.

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