Mangum then offered the following welcome:
“Gov. Scott, God has called upon you to lead us and has committed into your hands as governor of the State of Florida, the wellbeing of all its citizens. We, here at FAMU, stand ready to assist you. You have been chosen by the people of this great state. And I ask you to seek God’s wisdom and to govern with strength, courage, and a tender heart.
In Matthew 12:50 it is written: ‘For whosoever shall do the will of God, the same is my brother, and my sister, and my mother.’