“The Macon Fellows Program changed my life. God brought me to this city and used the people of this community to mold and grow me as a believer, a friend, a servant, a learner, and so much more. Being a Fellow clarified foundational aspects of my faith and reminded me to seek Christ above all. … Continue reading Rachel Von Gnechten

Rachel Von Gnechten

“My year in the fellows program gave me a deeper understanding of the Christian faith and strengthened my relationship with my local church body. The close relationships that I built during the program was one of my favorite parts. The program prepared me for my future in pursuing a career in the medical field.” Hometown: … Continue reading Thomas Harper

Thomas Harper

“I thoroughly enjoyed the Macon Fellows Program. It was the best thing I could have done my first year out of college. I developed a really close relationship with my host family – I like to think of them as my second family. In fact, we still talk frequently. The close fellowship within the program … Continue reading Stanley Roberts

Stanley Roberts

“The part of the Fellows Program that had the biggest impact on me was being so heavily involved in the body of Christ. I learned it is not always glamorous or easy but it is always edifying. Jesus loves his bride and the Fellows Program taught me how to love it too.” Hometown: Auburn, Alabama … Continue reading Sydney Beebe

Sydney Beebe

“The Fellows Program gave the start of my post-college life a solid Christian foundation to build on. Much more, I found myself in a community in which I could invest. My life has been more ministry-minded and servant-hearted because of my experiences during this program. I think most people need to participate in a program … Continue reading Jared Wozny

Jared Wozny

“The Fellows Program was truly the best 9 months of my life. It taught me what it meant to be in authentic genuine community while learning how to integrate faith into all parts of your life. I met some of my closest friends during this time that I still talk to. It is truly life … Continue reading Kate Warrick

Kate Warrick

“I applied to the Fellows Program because, although I had been a believer since high school, I wanted to learn more about the theology behind my beliefs – basically, I wanted to learn why I believed what I believe, and I wanted to learn it from godly men and women in the church. I was … Continue reading Katie Calhoun

Katie Calhoun

“I took part in the Fellows program after graduating from college in 2008. I joined with the hope of serving the church while also gaining work experience and the program delivered that and more. My primary church ministry was helping as a senior high youth group leader, and my job outside the church was at … Continue reading John Camp

John Camp

“The Fellows Program helps you learn how to invest in the community you live, work and play in. You are able to better see the value of every aspect and area of your life. It makes you appreciate that the Lord is Lord of it all!” Hometown: Marietta, Georgia Alma Mater: University of Georgia

Megan Melick