This ministry began in 2015. We exist to WELCOME Penn State scholars from all nations, help them EXPLORE the Gospel of Jesus Christ, and EQUIP Christian internationals to be servant-leaders for God's Kingdom.

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to email me at richard.smith@ruf.org or call me at 229.894.9167. We are excited about ministering to the international students at Penn State.

 
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"International Cafe" - Dinner & Discussion

Tuesdays - 6:30pm to 8:00pm 

Pasquerilla Center Room 118

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Richard Smith
Minister
EMAIL
richard.smith@ruf.org
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Richard Smith is the RUF-International campus minister at Penn State University. He is a graduate of both Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina and Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson, Mississippi. He is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA). His wife of 29 years, Lynne, was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. They have one son, Richard III (26), one daughter, Evelyn (24), and one grandchild, Isabella (2). Richard and Lynne are excited to be working with the many international students at Penn State University.