Published on April 9, 2018  

He is loved by his students and colleagues and, in turn, he loves Samford.  But Preston, his wife Janelle and the members of their precious family are called to other work in Taiwan.  We celebrate that calling.  The video posted below was developed by his friends at Shades Mountain Baptist Church.  It is six minutes long, but the time it will take you to watch it might become the six most important minutes of your day.

The world is better because of Preston Hite and his family.  Safe travels, Preston.  Thank you for your service.

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