Alum makes big impact in the Big Apple

Alan Sherouse (MDiv ’05) has been the pastor of Metro Baptist Church in New York City since 2009. Through joint efforts with Rauschenbusch Metro Ministries, Metro Baptist Church helps to serve 1,400 to 1,600 community members per year through an outreach program that involves Head Start preschool, after-school educational programs and homework help, a teen center, English-language evening classes for adults, and direct services to the community through a food pantry, a clothing closet, school supplies and toiletry kits, and holiday meals and family events. Read more about Alan Sherouse and the “big impact in the Big Apple” in an article featured in Faith & Leadership magazine, a publication of Duke Divinity School.


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