Support RUF at Erskine (You can now give ONLINE!)


Would you like to help RUF at Erskine provide our weekly program of ministry and monthly events for Erskine students?  Now you can directly help us provide things like:  our weekly cookout and fellowship at the Barn,  our Fall and Summer RUF conferences, annual BBQ and Hymn Sing, the J-Treat, the Barn-K "for JOY!" and our small groups and one-to-ones through a one-time gift or through repeated monthly giving, all which furthers our abilty to accomplish our purpose to Reach and Equip students with the Gospel at Erskine.

Our new online link for giving is: Support RUF Campus Ministry at Erskine, which should link directly to the Erskine Campus Ministry giving tab on the ARP Synod website.  If you wish to make a recurring gift, you will have an opportunity to sign-in orcreate an account. Or, you may make a one-time gift with no signup required.
Or, if you are not comfortable making an online gift would prefer to send a check by mail, you can designate your check accordingly and send your tax deductable gift to:
RUF Campus Ministry at Erskine
PO BOX 338
2 Washington Street
Due West, SC 29639

Our ministry is unbudgeted at Erskine, making us dependent upon the gifts of individuals and churches like you who have a heart for campus ministry, so your support is needed and appreciated!



Book Table and Small Groups - We provide books for small groups, for individuals, and for Pre-Marital Counseling of students and alums, usually either for free or for 50% cost if they can contribute.  You can help us afford to put great resources in the hands of students.

Large Group needs - Our weekly cookouts at the Barn are FREE for all students, thanks to gifts from churches and indviduals.  The hay we sit on, the field we play and park in, the fire ants we treat, the recreation we provide and the Barn facility/structure we maintain as a clean, safe meeting place and space are all routine expenses that our unique ministry incurs.  

RUF Conferences - Every Fall and Summer we benefit from attending regional and national conferences with RUF.  We attempt to reduce the expense students incur for attending these by providing a 50% scholarship, which enables more students to attend! 

One to One Ministry - Whether over coffee or lunch, taking students off campus for conversation and getting into the story of one another's lives is invaluable to our personal and relational ministry to individuals.

Special Events-  Whether the annual Fall BBQ and Hymn Sing with Indelible Grace, the annual J-Treat at Bonclarken, or the Spring Barn-K "for JOY!"  5-K run to raise $1,000 a scholarship for a local Due West resident with special needs (Warren Sullivan) to attend Camp Joy in the summer, these events are expensive but are invaluable to the life and ministry of RUF at Erskine.

Thank you for your prayer and financial support of RUF at Erskine!  Feel free to contact me with any comments or questions you might have at



Fall 2014