Weekly messages from Stewart Swain, Minister for RUF at the University of Alabama.
Josh Butler joins Wyatt and Caleb for what will likely be the final regular episode of this season of the RUF Alabama podcast. Give it a listen! If you have any feedback for how we can improve the next season, drop us a line at the Instagram page: @rufbama
On this episode of the RUF Podcast, Wyatt and Caleb are joined by Daniel Milligan. Enjoy!
In a special Double Feature episode, guests Aidan Creel and Harrison Gorham join Wyatt and Caleb to discuss all things RUF, including the upcoming summer retreat!
Jason Sterling preaches on prayer from Matthew 7:7-11 & Luke 11:5-13.
Sam Fort shares his testimony on this special edition of the RUF Podcast.
Matthew 7:1-6 Stewart shares teaching from Jesus' Sermon on the Mount about judging others. Listen in to this sermon from this semester's series, "The Good Life." From March 10, 2021
This week, Allison Lipford joins the RUF Alabama podcast.
Guest sermon by Rev. Les Newsom Les shares on Jesus' teaching from the Sermon on the Mount about anxiety. From March 3, 2021
This week, Carroll Ann Woods joins the podcast to share about Student Outreach!
Matthew 6:19-24 Listen as Stewart shares Jesus' teaching on the dilemma of trying to serve two masters. From February 24, 2021
On this special episode of the RUF Podcast, Paster Mitch Haubert of Brent Presbyterian joins Wyatt and Caleb to share about JUMPSTART Alabama. Listen in to learn more about this incredible ministry and how the service project from earlier this month fits into the Lord's plan to change lives in the prison system. To learn more about JUMPSTART, visit…
Matthew 6:16-18 Listen as Stewart discusses the Practice, Problem, and Purpose of Fasting. From February 17, 2021
This week, Caleb and Wyatt are joined by...themselves. Check out this special edition of the RUF Podcast where, in a shocking turn of events, the interviewers are now the guests!
From February 10, 2021.
Zachary Steward joins Caleb and Wyatt on this episode of the RUF Podcast.
From February 3, 2021.
Katie Mier joins Wyatt and Caleb on this week of the RUF Podcast!
This week in the sermon on the mount Jesus addresses retaliation and how we are to treat our enemies. Who are your enemies and how will you treat them like your neighbors? From Wednesday, Jan 27, 2021.
Sarah Riley joins Wyatt and Caleb on this episode of the RUF weekly podcast!
We continue our series “Sinners Welcome” through the Sermon on the Mount. In this sermon we talk about marriage and divorce - as well as briefly touching on oaths. Matthew 5:31-37. From Wednesday, January 20, 2021.
This is MLKs Letter from a Birmingham Jail. Read aloud by the RUF Alabama staff in its original form and contains sensitive language. We hope you will take the time to listen to this letter and reflect on it with God.
In Jesus’ first recorded sermon - the Sermon on the Mount - he talks about the things he wants to talk about including lust. Listen for more!
Julia Nolen from the Social Media team joins Wyatt on this episode of the RUF Podcast.
Sam Maner joins Wyatt and Caleb on this episode of the RUF Weekly Podcast.
**Shout out to my good friend and RUF campus minister Robert Cunningham as some of these words are his** What do you follow? What is your authority? What is your relationship like with the Bible? ... and what is Jesus’ relationship with the Bible? Listen for more.
Sam Stacey joins Wyatt Eichholz on this episode of the RUF Podcast!
**So many of the words in this sermon are wither from Mike Ford or John Bourgeois** Do you ever wander what you are made for? How are Christians called to be in this world? Listen for more on God's purpose and your purpose.
Kate Fountain joins Wyatt and Caleb on this episode of the RUF Podcast!
RUF worship leader Sarah Hydinger joins Wyatt and Caleb on this episode of the RUF weekly podcast.
**Thanks so much to my friend Simon Stokes for many of these words are his** Do we experience persecution in America? What is persecution? What does it mean for college students in Bama? Listen for more.
This week, RUF's Andrew Dunlap joins Wyatt on the podcast. To learn more about Dunlap's trip to Israel, check out https://passagesisrael.org.
Faith is not about us, how much we have, it is about empty hands and clinging to Christ. Listen for more from Kevin Teasley.
RUF intern Lizzie Smith joins Caleb and Wyatt to talk about her move from Texas to Tuscaloosa and her role on the RUF Alabama staff.
**Special thanks to Scott Sauls, Scot McKnight, Tanner Crum, and Simon Stokes for a lot of the words I say belong first to them** We desperately crave peace. But do we really know what it is? What does it mean to be a peacemaker in our times of uncertainty? Listen for more.
RUF Intern Katie Halsey joins Wyatt this week to discuss the life of an intern, the top Christian authors, and a road trip gone horribly wrong.
September 30, 2020. Week 6 of our series, "Hope in a Pandemic: Where is God?" What if purity is more about union than separation? Listen for more.
Caleb and Wyatt sit down to speak with Sam Johnson, one of RUF Alabama's new interns!
Who are the merciful, what blocks us from mercy, and how do we become merciful? Listen for more! **Many words in this sermon belong to Simon Stokes, Tim Keller, and Scott Sauls**
What do you hunger and thirst for? Why are our lives poorer off when we look to anyone or anything but God for our righteousness? Listen for more. Thanks to Simon Stokes and Sinclair Ferguson for the help on this one.
September 14, 2020 The first episode of RUF Alabama's bonus podcast content. This week features a Question and Response from Stewart as he delves deeper into the topics from Week 3's sermon. Make sure to stay tune for more sermons and exclusive bonus content!
September 9, 2020 Week 3 of our series, "Hope in a Pandemic: Where is God?" What does meekness mean and what does it mean for a college student for me? Come and listen.
September 2, 2020 Week 2 of our “Hope in a Pandemic: Where is God?” series. Jesus blesses those who mourn and promises comfort through sadness. So why do we resist it and how can we participate in what Jesus is doing? Listen to find out more.
From August 26, 2020 Week 1 of Series: “Hope in a Pandemic: Where is God?” What does it mean to be poor in Spirit? What does it mean to be blessed? And what does all this have to do with UA students living in 2020? Listen to find out.
Stewart Swain welcomes his area coordinator, Britton Wood, to talk about meekness and ambition, looking at The Sermon on the Mount, and specifically the Beatitudes.
Stewart talks with John Bourgeois, the RUF Wake Forest campus minister, about "a rule of life" and ordering our days.
Stewart goes live on Instagram during this time of quarantine, preaching from Jonah 4 and asking the question, "Does God Exist or Do We Exist for God?
Stewart Swain talks with Jamie Spradley, one of the Samford RUF interns, who contracted coronavirus.
In our first virtual large group, Stewart preaches from Jonah 3, and specifically relates it to our lives in the time of COVID-19.