Thanksgiving Lunch // 12pm, Thursday Nov 27th
Happy Thanksgiving! For any students who are still in Davis, you are all welcome to join IUSM for a nice Thanksgiving lunch and activities. If you are interested, please call 510-910-3779!
The Friday Night // 607 (pickups at ARC) // 6:30pm, Tuesday
This week, we are having Bible Study on Tuesday instead of Friday b/c of Thanksgiving! Hope to see you there.
Course 101 // A Street House // 11am – 12:30pm, Sundays
Have questions about God? Have questions about life? Sign up for Course 101 and find answers to all your questions.
Sunday Worship Service // Kleiber Hall (new location) // 1pm, Sundays
Are you looking for a church? IUSM attends Gracepoint Davis Church every Sunday. For those seeking a church community that is centered on the Bible, we welcome you to our church!
Hi everyone. This past Sunday we had our annual Thanksgiving Celebration. It was such a great day of being thankful for the many blessings in life, eating a yummy turkey dinner, and a lot of laughing. Check out the pics below (more to come).
Class of 2018
IUSM group photo! Cheese!
We are currently taking signups for next year’s skits!!
Is this a dance or a modeling tryout…
Also here is our trailer for Thanksgiving Celebration
We had a really great night during Halloween. The food was “ribby” delicious! Then Pastor Will gave us a message about how the original sin was a trick that was caused by the Devil himself! He then gave us tips on how to fight against Satan’s tricks so that we can stay away from temptation. Afterwards we had a long night of tricks (most agile/stoic/determined/etc) and treats (desserts). Did I mention there was even a mini carnival – photo booths, dodgeball, laser tag, pumpkin carving, basketball, and the list goes on. Hope to see you at our next event!
This past week, at IUSM Open House, there were many memorable moments. This includes playing a game where we become to super heroes, sing praise songs for the first time this school year, and running around UC Davis as we compete in a scavenger hunt. And during Bible Study, John challenged us to free ourselves from the things we pursue and instead to seek Jesus and his gift that will truly fulfill us. If you missed the Open House, check out the pictures and videos below. See you next Friday!!
Meet new friends over a nice hot meal
Meals are best served with great company
So much excitement!
Fun way to meet your new best friend
David vs. Goliath. Or is it Helen of Troy!
Sing praise songs for the first time!
Very thoughtful message
Everyone is captivated
Checking out the scavenger hunt movies and pictures
Which teams came back in time from the scavenger hunt?
Wow! What a night! It was so great to meet so many new international students and exchange students during the welcome night. The welcome night started with a fun trivia game about UC Davis. Then John, the speaker for the night, gave a short talk about what is that most important thing to consider in life. After the talk, we played more games where there was a lot of excitement, laughter, and prizes! It was such a fun night. So many people did not want to leave. For those that couldn’t make it welcome night, come join us for our upcoming events!!
It looks like the letter ‘A’
Short talk with an important message
The short talk is not a lecture; there is also time for discussion too
The short talk was very thought provoking
I love asian food!
Dinner conversations were also very engaging
I know the answer!
Which team is going to be first to guess correctly?
We are a group of international undergraduate UC Davis students. We meet together every week to learn about Christianity and what the Bible has to say about life as a college student. We also hang out and have dinner together, celebrate birthdays, have fun events on the weekends, and even go out of Davis and explore nearby cities, national parks, and different yummy restaurants =) You don’t have to be a Christian to join us. All are welcomed. They say life is a journey. We say, find a group of friends to go through it together. See you at IUSM!
This past Saturday, we also celebrated the end of Summer by going to a real viking castle! Vikingsholm in Lake Tahoe was a great place to hike down to, a very enjoyable lunch area with picnic tables, and a good excuse to get out of Davis. We laughed so much, learned a lot about each other, and best of all, had a nice leisurely hike in the beauty of God’s wonderful creation that is called Lake Tahoe. If you miss the trip don’t worry, here are some pictures for you to view until the next time we go!