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Laurinburg native to serve as Baccalaureate Speaker at St. Andrews

Rev. Elizabeth Ayscue Laurinburg, N.C. – The Rev. Elizabeth McNair Ayscue, a native of Laurinburg, will present the sermon at the 2011 Baccalaureate Service at St. Andrews Presbyterian College.

The service is the first to honor the Class of 2011 and will take place on May 6 beginning at 4 p.m. in the Physical Education Center on the college campus.

Ayscue has served as the pastor at First Presbyterian Church in Albemarle since August 2002. She had previously served at Clifton Presbyterian Church in Maxwelton, W. Va., and Maxwell Street Presbyterian Church in Lexington, Ky. Ayscue is an active member of the St. Andrews Board of Trustees.

The daughter of John F. and Martha McNair III was born in Laurinburg and went on to attend Peace College before graduating cum laude from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She received her Master of Arts degree from the Presbyterian School of Christian Education and then her Master of Divinity degree from Union Theological Seminary. While at seminary, she received the E.T. George Award for Excellence in Homiletics and Public Speaking.

Ayscue and her husband Austin have two children.

For more information about the Baccalaureate Service or other end of year activities at St. Andrews, please call 910-277-5670.

 

About St. Andrews Presbyterian College

An innovative and bold academic venture, the distinctive character of St. Andrews has been marked by an interdisciplinary curriculum, a highly acclaimed college press, an award-winning pipe band, national champion equestrian teams, and first-rate scholarship. In addition to classes on the main campus, adult learners also choose the Center for Adult and Professional Studies opportunities through St. Andrews @ Sandhills and St. Andrews ONLINE.

On Aug. 29, 1958, the merger between Presbyterian Junior College and Flora Macdonald College became official with the formation of St. Andrews Presbyterian College in Laurinburg, N.C. Further information may be obtained by visiting the College's website www.sapc.edu, calling 800-763-0198 or sending an e-mail to info@sapc.edu.

 

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