Cru Winter Conference /// Baltimore
- When: Dec 28th-Jan 1st
- Where: Baltimore
- Register: Here
- Price: $125 till Oct 30th, $160 till Dec 7th
- Who: College students from all over the Mid Atlantic, including UVA, PVCC, Liberty, CVCC and Lynchburg College students!
Sam Allberry /// Speaker, Writer, Pastor /// Maidenhead, UK
Sam is a pastor and writer based in Maidenhead, UK, where he has served at St. Mary’s Church since 2008. Sam is a global speaker for Ravi Zacharias International Ministries and an editor for The Gospel Coalition. He is the author of several books including Why Bother With Church?, James For You, and the best-selling Is God Anti-Gay?. Sam enjoys American history, hiking, and slowly perfecting his recipe for Thai green curry.
Darryl Smith /// Cru staff, Speaker, Leader /// Orlando, FL
Darryl Lamar Smith was born and raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He met God in 1991, and then joined Cru staff in 1996 to work with high school students.
In 2006, he became the Executive Director for the Cru High School Ministry. Later, he filled leadership roles for Cru Campus, and for the national ministry of Cru in the U.S.
Darryl passionately desires to see high school and college students pursue Jesus with every aspect of their lives, and has spoken internationally to diverse audiences, including professional and college football teams.
Darryl and his wife Gwen have three children and live in Orlando, FL
Mark Hough /// Cru staff /// West Chester, PA
Mark serves as one of the team leaders for West Chester Cru. He’s a graduate of Penn State University, and is currently pursuing his M.Div from Reformed Theological Seminary. He and his wife Kim have been on staff with Cru for 11 years. They have 3 kids; Cole, Peyton, and Luke. In his spare time, Mark is a passionate fan of college football and the UFC.
Nicole Lewis /// International Cru staff /// London, England
Nicole Lewis passionately desires to see students fall deeply in love with Jesus and walk with Him for a lifetime. Self described as beautifully black and wonderfully white, her cross-cultural home laid a foundation for this adventure to which Christ has called her. After graduating from Oregon State University she served with the Campus ministry of Cru both in the US and Internationally. Currently living in London – a dream since joining staff – she is the Associate Student Director for the UK.
She loves reading a good book, sitting in parks, taking long adventurous walks, repurposing things she found thrown away by others, Instagram, and sharing a great meal with good friends.