show up (a fridea)

I’m always on the lookout for solid (though often crazy) ideas I can pass along to the greater college ministry world, including sharing the wealth in these weekly “Frideas” posts. Occasionally, when my deadline for writing the Fridea approaches, I really have to rack my brain or scour my notes …

more unlikely allies

High school counselors are not the only group of unlikely allies I ran into this week. College admissions people are another. This week, a campus minister told me that the admissions office at his secular school asked for the low-down on campus religious opportunities. When recruiters talk to high school …

exploring the edges of “the map-bringers”

Last week’s Fridea for College Ministry was simple: What if your ministry‚Äôs students wandered the campus in the first days of school (or during student orientation), armed with campus maps and campus knowledge to help hapless freshmen? (Of course, there’s a little more explanation at that post.) This week, I …

the map-bringers

Here’s this week’s Fridea, even though it’s Saturday… Last week in New York City, I had an idea: What if Apple employees wandered the city, armed with iPhones to help hapless city visitors (like yours truly)? Looking up a location, Googling a point of interest, mapping a route… those may …