God, Meet Me in the Mundane

  Author: Jayson Fisher, Texas A&M BYX Alumnus, Former BYX National Advisor One of the most misunderstood aspects of the Christian life is placed on display across our campuses. The idea of living a consistently spiritual life in the midst of what might look to be consistently secular greatly hinders how we are to redeem... Continue Reading →


My Advice to Ryan Lochte and Myself

Author: Christian Pinkston, Texas BYX Alumnus AUGUST 19, 2016 -- As a communications strategist with experience in crisis communications, I'm used to getting unexpected calls from public figures who find themselves under harsh public scrutiny. Even so, I was a little surprised Thursday to receive a call from an unfamiliar Florida phone number. It was a representative... Continue Reading →

Fear The Right Things

Author: Kyle Yarborough I struggle with anxiety. At times, it can be severe. It can be debilitating and I can feel trapped or chained to a chair, unable to move. It can bring on nausea and headaches and it can cloud my judgement and thinking. It is also relatively common. About 40 million people are... Continue Reading →

It Is Right To Think About Death

Author: Jared Lyda The past month, for whatever reason, has brought death into the forefront of my Facebook and Twitter feeds and therefore my mind. The airport bombings in Brussels were about a month ago. There was an earthquake in Ecuador that killed over 500 people. 8 people died recently in the floods in Houston,... Continue Reading →

BYX Is Not The Church

Author: Jayson Fisher     Topic: Christian Living Being a Part of a Local Church Matters Now Here is another BYX buzz phrase. No, not “intentional” or “accountability” or “heart-level," but rather “BYX is not the Church.” BYX believes that we do not replace the calling given by Christ to the Church (Matt. 28:19-20), but if... Continue Reading →

On Commitment and Being Present

Author: Dean Tzobanakis As you’ve probably heard from someone associated with BYX in the past few weeks, commitment is cool. We expect our brothers to be committed to our fraternity. That’s why there’s a semester-long barrier to entry called pledgeship that tests commitment. Many BYX brothers are also involved in campus ministries, student government, and... Continue Reading →

Real Men Cry

  Author: Zach van Meter Last Friday I found myself at the rehearsal dinner of my beloved sister who was getting hitched the next day. The rehearsal had to be practiced inside because of rain, yet food and merry celebration followed with the wedding party and additional family. The cuisine and conversing went quite fluidly... Continue Reading →

The Morning-After Gospel

Author: Blake Hankins     Topic: Devotionals What do you do at 9 a.m. with what happened at 2 a.m.? How do you handle your failures? Better yet, how does God handle your failures? As believers, it is crucial we understand how God views us and what that means. Understanding the Gospel and how to live... Continue Reading →

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