mixers, affinities, and more (a fridea)

Whether for fellowship, collaboration, or niche-based discussion, here’s a simple Fridea: Get specific types of students together for special events. What if every month a new crowd got together? A semester could include a mixer for: Those who live on the south side of campus Psychology majors Sophomores Students who live off …

when the world is reading (or whatever)

The world is abuzz about the new sequel to To Kill a Mockingbird (that was actually penned before it), Go Set a Watchman. (It comes out today.) It makes me ponder how often we take advantage of these kinds of moments within our college ministries. Summer’s not a great time to think about this, …

jumping into the tournament now (some frideas)

Before this week of discussing our mission fields’ big Tournament closes, I wanted to throw out some ways to get involved… even if you haven’t already started a “bracket challenge.” Start a “mini” bracket challenge. After this weekend, you’ll only have 16 teams left – so why not start there, with a …

are you looking for get-together opportunities? are they? (a fridea)

I know our church isn’t the only church that traditionally foregoes a Sunday evening service for Super Bowl Sunday. And I doubt we’re the only church that encourages its members to use that moment missionally, purposely hanging out with neighbors and others. Plenty of college ministers use the same opportunity. …