Summary: The Constitution of The Baptist Collegiate Ministries of
The University of Virginia's College at Wise
The Christian witness of the Baptist Collegiate Ministries in this institution of
higher learning is in response to our Lord's command to make known the Gospel to all
men. This witness is an integral part of the nature and mission of the church. The role of
the churches is indispensable to the maturing spiritual, moral, and intellectual lives of
students and faculty members.
Because the university should be engaged in the search for truth, of which God is
the source, the Christian perspective is essential to the realization of the ultimate propose
of higher education.
The Baptist Collegiate Ministries believes that the unique nature of the university
situation demands a specialized ministry to the individuals in the campus community
with their need for redemption and Christian nurture.
Article I: Name
This organization shall be known as the Baptist Collegiate Ministries of the
University of Virginia's College at Wise.
Article II: Objective
The objectives of this organization shall be:
1. To Lead students and faculty members to commitment to Jesus Christ as