Published by Susan Clayton on December 8, 2017

Buff Notes–Week of December 10, 2017

Thank you to recent BFC hosts Dannie Prock, Gwen Moreland, and Rick and Lynn Upton!   Please keep the students in your prayers as this is FINALS WEEK. Also, please keep them in your prayers during the winter break. Graduation is December 16th and classes resume January 16th.   Buffs, we will still have Wed…

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Published by Susan Clayton on December 1, 2017

Buff Notes–Week of December 3

Buff Notes Good morning University and good morning Buffs! TODAY: Life Group dinner @ Dannie Prock’s house (149 N Timbercreek Circle) @ 5:00 PM! Van is departing the Chair @ 4:45! MONDAY: Catacombs @ 9:00 PM @ the Chair WEDNESDAY: Class @ 7:00 PM @ UCC (“Connection”) THURSDAY: Final Guy’s/Girl’s Devo’s of the semester; stay…

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Published by Susan Clayton on November 10, 2017

Buff Notes–Week of November 12

Buff Notes Good morning University and good morning Buffs! Keeping things short and sweet this morning: Thank you to the Central Church of Christ (Tulia, TX) for an AMAZING Stuff the Buffs! Thank you also to Dannie Prock for hosting the BFC girl’s retreat! This Thursday is FRIENDSGIVING (yes!!!) at 7PM at the Chair (Guy’s/Girl’s…

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Published by Susan Clayton on November 3, 2017

Buff Notes–Week of November 5

Good morning University and good morning Buffs! Today is Life Group Sunday, and Bob and Angela Burkham are graciously hosting the college students for lunch! Students, please plan to head to 8100 Rice Rd. following services. Also, tonight is the Thurman’s fall Hootenanny! Come on out to 5600 W Dowlen at 5 PM (or sooner)…

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Published by Susan Clayton on October 27, 2017

Buff Notes–Week Of October 29

Good morning University and good morning Buffs! Thank you to everyone who helped with Friday’s International Student Lunch. Thank you also to Mary for getting our Friend Speak program up and running this year. Students, it is 5th Sunday, so UCC will have a potluck in the FAC following services. Please stay and eat! Also,…

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Published by Susan Clayton on October 20, 2017

Buff Notes—Week Of October 22

  Students, Sunday we will be heading to Seagraves, TX to lead an area-wide youth rally. We will be departing from the Bible Chair at 1:45 PM. If you would like to come along, please let us know! Also, this Friday Buffs for Christ will be hosting our second International Student Lunch of the semester….

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Published by Susan Clayton on October 13, 2017

Buff Notes—Week Of October 15

Good morning University and good morning Buffs! Welcome Week, Buff Branding Sunday, Fall Retreat, International Student Lunch, Campus Parents Dinner, Homecoming…it has been a wonderful-but-busy start to the fall semester! Next Sunday Buffs for Christ will go to Seagraves to help with an area-wide youth rally, otherwise, this week we slow down a bit. I…

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Published by ucccanyon on September 22, 2017

Campus Parents

University members, remember that we need Campus Parents for the 2017-18 school year. There will be a greater explanation of the Campus Parents program at the annual dinner on October 4 in the FAC. The Campus Parents sign-up sheet is in the church lobby!

Published by ucccanyon on September 17, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of September 17, 2017

Good morning, University! Please be in prayer for the BFC students and staff, as well as other UCC members, who are attending the Camp Blue Haven Fall Retreat today. Here is a list of Buffs for Christ activities coming up this week: Monday Night Devo @ 9 @ the Chair (Jaxon Straw) Wednesday Night Small…

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Published by ucccanyon on September 10, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of September 10, 2017

Students, if you would like to attend the Fall Retreat on September 15-17 at Camp Blue Haven, make sure your name is on the sign-up list and please give your payment to Kenzie Perryman in the Bible Chair office. Cost if $50 and scholarships are available if needed. Join us for a tremendous weekend in…

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Published by Susan Clayton on September 7, 2017

Buff Notes-Week of September 10

Buff Notes Students, if you would like to attend September 15-17 FALL RETREAT at Camp Blue Haven, please make sure your name is on the sign-up list and please give your payment to Kenzie Perryman in the Bible Chair office. Cost is $50, and scholarships are available if needed. JOIN US for a tremendous weekend…

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Published by ucccanyon on September 3, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of September 3, 2017

Students, if you would like to attend the Fall Retreat on September 15-17 at Camp Blue Haven, please make sure your name is on the sign-up list and please give your payment to Kenzie Perryman in the Bible Chair office. The cost is $50 and scholarships are available if needed. JOIN US for a tremendous…

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Published by Susan Clayton on August 25, 2017

Buff Notes: Week of August 27

To God be all glory, honor and praise! GOOD MORNING BUFFS! Welcome to the University Church of Christ! We hope that you choose to make University your home away from home. Today you have the opportunity to have 2 FREE MEALS! First, following the AM service all college students are invited to the Bible Chair (302 24th…

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Published by ucccanyon on August 13, 2017

Buffs Notes – Week of August 13, 2017

I am excited to announce several items concerning the Buffs for Christ staff for the 2017-2018 school year. First, Kenzie Perryman will be staying on as the secretary this year! I am extremely grateful for the excellent work Kenzie did as an intern, as well as for her tireless effort with the recent Campus for Christ Conference,…

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Published by ucccanyon on July 30, 2017

Buffs Notes – Week of July 30, 2017

Good morning University! Please, please accept my heartfelt thanks for all of the hard work that so many from UCC put into the 61st annual Campus for Christ Conference last week. All glory to God! I was talking with Darlene Barrington on Monday, and we celebrated how God used the specific talents of individual volunteers…

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Published by ucccanyon on July 26, 2017

Service Opportunity – WTAMU Move-In Day

University and Buffs for Christ members have a tremendous opportunity to serve the WTAMU students who will be coming our way next month! WTAMU’s move-in day is on Thursday, August 24. The campus is reaching out to the community (again, what an opportunity!)–they need 250 volunteers to help 2,000 students move onto campus on Thursday,…

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Published by ucccanyon on July 23, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of July 23, 2017

Buffs for Christ wants to welcome everyone who is visiting today as a part of the Campus for Christ Conference! We also wish to thank all of the many volunteers who have helped made this conference possible. We pray that the information learned over these past few days will bless the lives of students and…

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Published by ucccanyon on July 20, 2017

Campus for Christ Conference Begins Today!

The 2017 Campus for Christ Conference begins today! Thanks to Kent, Kenzie, and all of the conference volunteers who have worked so hard to put this event together. We pray that the conference attendees and volunteers will be blessed by the conference!

Published by ucccanyon on July 16, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of July 16, 2017

Good morning, University! IT IS FINALLY HERE! Lord willing, this week Buffs for Christ and the University Church of Christ will host the 61st annual Campus for Christ conference. The conference targets campus ministers, spouses, and student leaders from Church of Christ supported college ministries. What an HONOR it is to host this nationwide event!…

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Published by ucccanyon on July 9, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of July 9, 2017

Good morning, University! We are now TWO WEEKS away from the Campus for Christ Conference (July 20-23)! Thank you to everyone from UCC who has offered to help; we will be following up with each volunteer individually. As mentioned on Wednesday night, we are having a WORK MORNING at the Bible Chair this Saturday, July 15,…

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Published by ucccanyon on July 6, 2017

Campus for Christ Workday Scheduled for Sat., Jul. 15

There will be a Campus for Christ Conference Workday on Saturday, July 15, from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the WTAMU Bible Chair. There will be inside jobs and outside jobs. If you have questions, call Kent or Kenzie at the Buffs for Christ office (806-655-2174).

Published by ucccanyon on July 5, 2017

Campus for Christ Conference volunteers meet tonight

Volunteers for the Campus for Christ conference will meet tonight at 6:30 p.m. in the classroom next to the Fellowship Hall. For more information, contact Kent Mereness at 806-239-6941.

Published by ucccanyon on July 2, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of July 2, 2017

Good morning University! We are now less than THREE WEEKS AWAY from the 61st annual Campus for Christ Conference! What an honor to host over one hundred campus ministers, spouses, and student leaders in Canyon, TX, on July 20-23! If you haven’t already, please visit www.campusforchrist.net to see all the details of the conference. Thank…

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Published by ucccanyon on June 25, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of Sunday, June 25, 2017

Good morning University! We are now less than FOUR WEEKS AWAY from the 61st annual Campus for Christ Conference! What an honor to host over one hundred campus ministers, spouses, and student leaders in Canyon, TX July 20-23! If you haven’t already, please visit www.campusforchrist.net to see all the details of the conference. Thank you…

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Published by ucccanyon on June 18, 2017

Buff Notes – June 18, 2017

Good morning University, and happy Father’s Day! Please be praying for Buffs for Christ as they are leading services with the church of Christ in Memphis, TX! Here is the summer travel / supporting church visit schedule; if you find yourself in/near one of these towns this summer, please join us! Sun AM June 18…

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Published by ucccanyon on June 11, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of June 11, 2017

Good morning University! Here is the summer travel/supporting church visit schedule; if you find yourself in/near one of these towns this summer, please join us! Sun AM June 11 (Spearman) Sun AM June 18 (Memphis) Wed PM June 21 (Canyon Hills) Sun PM July 2 (Bell Avenue) Sun  AM July 9 (Fritch) Sun AM July 16 (Wheeler) Students, remember…

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Published by ucccanyon on June 4, 2017

Buff Notes – June 4, 2017

Good morning, University! Here is the summer travel/supporting church visit schedule. If you find yourself in or near one of these towns this summer, please join us! Sunday AM, June 11 – Spearman Sunday AM, June 18 – Memphis Wednesday PM, June 21 – Canyon Hills Sunday PM, July 2 – Bell Avenue, Amarillo Sunday…

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Published by ucccanyon on June 2, 2017

Bible Chair Secretary

We will be extending the Bible Chair secretary application process through 12 noon on Friday, June 9. Those interested will be able to pick up application packets at the Bible Chair throughout the upcoming week. Completed application need to be turned in to the Bible Chair office by 12 noon, on Friday, June 9.

Published by ucccanyon on May 28, 2017

Campus for Christ Conference – July 20-23, 2017

Buffs for Christ and University Church of Christ will be hosting the annual national Campus for Christ campus ministry conference on July 20-23. We will need volunteers; please see Kent Mereness or Dirk Nelson for details!

Published by ucccanyon on May 28, 2017

Buff Notes – May 28, 2017

Good morning, University! Today Buffs for Christ is in Claude! Here is the summer travel/supporting church visit schedule; if you find yourself in or near one of these towns this summer, please join us! Sunday AM, May 28 – Claude Wednesday PM, May 31 – Anna Street, Amarillo Sunday AM, June 11 – Spearman Sunday…

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Published by ucccanyon on May 19, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of May 21, 2017

Good morning, University, and good morning, Summer Buffs! Buffs for Christ will begin our summer travels to supporting congregations next Sunday. Here are the dates that are set thus far; if you find yourself in or near one of these towns this summer, please join us! Sunday, May 28 – Claude Wednesday, May 31 –…

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Published by ucccanyon on May 14, 2017

Buffs Notes – Week of May 14, 2017

Good morning, University, and good morning, Buffs! Finals are over and the spring senior have walked the stage! We celebrate our graduates: Judy Papenfus, Darci Thompson, McKenzie Mayfield, Kenzie Perryman, Logan Wren, Clay Rushton, Chance Herron, and Trenton Allen. Please note that Kenzie Perryman is serving as the interim secretary for Buffs for Christ. I…

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Published by ucccanyon on April 29, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of April 30, 2017

Thank you to the University Church of Christ for your generous donations, hard work, and heartfelt support for the 2017 Give-A-Goat/Shack-A-Thon! To date we have collected $14,603.92 for 2017, bringing the nine-year total to just over $199,000!

Published by ucccanyon on April 23, 2017

Give-A-Goat Shackathon

Once again, Buffs for Christ is partnering with various WT campus ministries and the Christian Relief Fund to host a fundraiser called Give-A-Goat/Shack-A-Thon 9.0 (that’s right, this is the NINTH year)! The purpose of this campus and community wide event is to raise money to buy goats for people in the desperate African region of…

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Published by ucccanyon on April 23, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of April 23, 2017

You guessed it … it’s SHACK-A-THON WEEK! Students, please consider coming out today, Tuesday, Wednesday, and/or Thursday to help with the event! Every detail works toward the purchasing of goats for a desperate people in Turkana, Kenya. University members, please consider coming out to Shack-A-Thon on Wednesday to support the Buffs, look at the shacks,…

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Published by ucccanyon on April 16, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of April 16, 2017

Thank you to Dannie Prock for hosting Buffs for Christ dinner on Life Group Sunday. You always do a wonderful job of hosting the Buffs! We had another very special meal last Wednesday hosted by the Canyon Hills Church of Christ. Buffs for Christ is extremely blessed to have so many people willing to serve…

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Published by ucccanyon on April 9, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of April 9, 2017

Today we are meeting at the Chair at 3 p.m. and then heading to Borger to help lead the “JAM” youth rally! Various young men from the Bible Chair will be leading the service, we need everyone to encourage the young (and perhaps aspiring) Christians. Dinner will be provided after the 5:00 p.m. service and…

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Published by ucccanyon on April 2, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of April 2, 2017

Good morning University and good morning Buffs! College students, this is going to be a great week! Here are the details: Today: Life Group Dinner @ Dani Prock’s Home (149 N Timbercreek) @ 5:00 (van leaving Chair @ 4:30) Monday: Catacombs @ 9 @ the Chair Wednesday: “Daring Faith” study on John @ 7 @ UCC Thursday: Guy’s/Girl’s Devo…

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Published by ucccanyon on March 24, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of March 26, 2017

University, I wanted you to know that Buffs for Christ had a wonderful trip to San Antonio! Eleven students, Kayla, and myself traveled to work with the Alamo City Church of Christ and the San Antonio College Christian Student Center on March 11. After arriving, we quickly met up with Bible Chair director Mark Forster….

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Published by ucccanyon on March 9, 2017

Buffs Notes – Week of March 11, 2017

Good morning University and good morning Buffs! University, please be praying for all the students traveling during the holiday. Specifically, please be praying  for the students and staff of Buffs for Christ in San Antonio (returning the 17th). Please pray that the VBS is effective, and that the invitations we hand out for Bible studies (through…

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Published by ucccanyon on March 5, 2017

Buffs Notes – Week of March 5, 2017

Good morning, University, and good morning, Buffs! Buffs, there are two things this week that should help you make it through midterms: (1) This Monday is Catacombs, 9 p.m. @ the Chair, and (2) Wednesday is Stuff the Buffs, hosted by the Southwest Church of Christ, 5:30 p.m. @ the Chair. Before you know it,…

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Published by ucccanyon on February 19, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of February 19, 2017

Good morning, University, and good morning, Buffs! Two main items today: First, students: it is not too late to sign up for Campus Encounter! This annual campus ministry rally at Oklahoma State University is a great opportunity to grow together in Christ. The cost if $20, but if you need help, let us know. We…

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Published by ucccanyon on February 10, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of Sunday, February 12, 2017

Good morning University and good morning Buffs! Thank you to James, Darleen, Kari, Aryauna, and Kaelynn for a wonderful Stuff the Buffs last Wednesday! You know…every bit of that banana pudding was gone by noon the next day–so delicious! University, we are so excited that there are 14 new Friend Speak students this semester. If…

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Published by ucccanyon on February 5, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of Sunday, February 5, 2017

Good morning, University, and good morning, Buffs! Thank you to everyone who helped with the International Student Meal at the Bible Chair on Friday. Please be praying for the international community at WT, and please let us know if you would like to participate with the next International Student Meal or with the Friend Speak…

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Published by ucccanyon on January 27, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of Sunday, January 29, 2017

Good morning University and good morning Buffs! Who else is excited about it being 5th Sunday?! Students, please feel free to stay after services for a potluck lunch and Christian fellowship! If you can contribute to the potluck, great, but come either way! And…tonight the 5th Sunday singing is in Canyon, TX! It sounds like this is going…

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Published by ucccanyon on January 25, 2017

Buffs for Christ – West Texas Christian Newsletter

Catch the latest edition of the Buffs for Christ’s West Texas Christian here!

Published by ucccanyon on January 20, 2017

Buffs Notes – Week of January 22, 2017

Good morning University and good morning Buffs! God is so very good. It has been a great start to 2017! Z2 at Angelo State was very encouraging. Doug Johnson and the people of Johnson Street Church of Christ have done a wonderful job of hosting multiple campus ministries for 3 years in a row! It…

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Published by ucccanyon on January 13, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of Sunday, January 15, 2017

Good morning University and good morning Buffs! God is so very good. Please be praying for all students and staff from Buffs for Christ currently attending Z2 (campus ministry rally) at Angelo State; Lord willing, we will return tomorrow morning. Classes resume at WTAMU this Tuesday, January 17! Students, we will have our first Wednesday…

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Published by ucccanyon on January 8, 2017

Buff Notes – Week of January 8, 2017

Good morning, University, and good morning, Buffs! God is so very good! Classes resume at WTAMU on Tuesday, January 17. Please note Buffs for Christ will be traveling to Angelo State University (Rams for Christ (Doug Johnson)) for Z2 Convergence on January 13-16. University, this spring and summer we will be preparing to host the…

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