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Pursuit Ministries

About Religious Organizations

As shown in the Troy University motto, we encourage students to educate the heart to feel by joining organizations that encourage their spirits. Members of our religious organizations participate in small group studies, retreats, worship services and mission trips around the world.  

Religious Organizations with external websites

Baptist Campus Ministry

The BCM ministers to college, university, middle and high school students in order to reach students for Christ, grow faithful disciples, prepare students for Christian leadership and involve students in mission service and education.


Campus Outreach

We are passionately reaching students with the gospel and training them to become mature followers of Christ. Our desire is to see students leave college equipped to labor in the harvest field for the glory of God.


Chi Alpha

We are a Spirit-empowered, diverse community of believers on university campuses, declaring in word and lifestyle our faith in Jesus Christ, equipped to fulfill our purpose in God’s global plan.


Christian Student Center

The Christian Student Center, or CSC, is a campus ministry at Troy dedicated to helping students grow upward to God, inward to each other, and outward to the world.


Religious Organization Information and Contacts

Baptist Student Center
507 John M. Long Avenue
Troy, Alabama 36081
phone: (334) 566-3861

Weekly Events:
Bible Study – Monday, 6:00 p.m.
90 Degrees (praise and worship) – Tuesday, 8:00 p.m.
Lunch (first time FREE – $3 after that to support missions) – Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. and Noon

Brad Bensinger – State Missionary/Campus Minister
phone: (334) 566-3861

BCM Website

Purpose: To spread the good news of Jesus Christ and bring Him glory.


Joan G. Jones
005 Adams Administration Bldg.

Campus Minister: 

Hector Ramirez
(334) 449-0108

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Purpose: We are a Christian student organization that seeks to develop the next generation of leaders through life on life investments.

Campus Minister: 

Joey Carter

Campus Outreach Website Like us on Facebook!

The Troy University Canterbury Club is the Episcopal Campus Ministry at Troy University. Students, faculty & staff, and friends are all welcome.

Newly renovated, the Canterbury Room is a great space to study, pray, use our computer and printer, watch TV, play the Wii, and hang out with friends. The room is open daily from 9am to 4pm Monday through Thursday. Every Thursday, we meet in the Canterbury Room at 5:30 pm for coffee and bible study. On the last Wednesday of each month, we stay for a free dinner, which begins at 6:30. Many of our members attend 9:30am Sunday service at St. Mark’s. All are welcome. 

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 Tuesday Night Worship at 7:30p.m. in Hawkins Auditorium (Room 122)

Every week students of all walks of life come together to worship and experience God. Here you will experience passionate worship led by our band, practical teaching and encouragement from the Bible, and powerful times of prayer.

We invite all students to join us!

We also have Small Groups Studies throughout the week!

Chi Alpha Website Like us on Facebook!

For more info, contact our Campus Minister Rick Cochran:
(334) 465-0292

CSC Website Like us on Facebook!

 Purpose: To provide a forum through which college students can enhance their spiritual growth while away from home.


Lottie Summerville


Pastor Elijah Shafah 

Head of Communications: 

Advisor: Zach Spann -

Our Purpose: The purpose of the Living Stones Retreat is to encourage incoming freshmen and transfer students to walk in personal relationship with Christ, to be united in community with other believers, and to live as stewards of the Gospel on Troy’s Campus through His power and for His glory.

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 Purpose: To fellowship and discuss gospel principles.


Bronson Terry

Purpose: To serve the needs of the Catholic students of Troy University through a wide range of ministry activities. 

 Mother Teresa Catholic Newman Ministry Schedule

Holy Mass - 11:00 am, St. Martin of Tours

Holy Mass 5:15pm, St. Martin of Tours
Acts 2:42,  6:15 pm, Bible Study and a Meal,  Newman Center Ministry room

Meet for Lunch, noon, Trojan Center
Adoration - 9:00 am to 8:00 pm, St. Martin Catholic Parish
Holy Mass 5:15pm, St. Martin of Tours

Holy Mass, 6:30 am, St. Martin Catholic Parish

Campus Minister
Father Chris Boutin
Assistant Campus Minister
Julie VanBuskirk
725 Elba Hwy 
Troy, AL 36079

Faculty Advisor
Barbara Patterson
Trojan Center 215 
(334) 670-3204


Purpose: The purpose of the Chapter is to establish and advance, at Troy University, witnessing communities of students and faculty, who follow Jesus as Savior and Lord: Growing in love for God, God’s Word, God’s people of every ethnicity and culture and purposes in the world.  NCF pursues this purpose by equipping students and faculty to integrate Christian faith and professional nursing, to engage in evangelism and service, to practice spiritual formation in the context of community.

Advisor: Dr. Jenna Hussey - 

Church of the Highlands

The ministry exists to carry college students on a spiritual journey to love God and the local church.

Join us every Monday night at 8:00 pm
207 Love St., Troy, AL  36081 


  • Reinforce the faith of Christians at Troy University

  • Provide the students, faculty, and staff a basis from which to learn about biblical teaching and the experience of the Apostolic faith


Mary J. Griffin
(334) 670-3668
111 Eldridge Hall

 The Troy University Wesley Foundation exists to fulfill the responsibility of the Methodist Church for the religious training and activities of students attending Troy University.


  • Provide a variety of opportunities for Christian worship, fellowship, and service
  • Encourage individual and group worship, study and discussion
  • Provide opportunities for religious education
  • Encourage academic attainment


Elaine Brown
203 Easy Street, Troy AL. 36081

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Interested in joining an organization?

Click here for information about the Student Involvement and Leadership office and contact us for help. 



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