effectively discipling through recruitment #2

A couple of posts ago, I wrote on a new paradigm for recruiting (new ministry members, volunteers, leaders, whatever). The paradigm? Understanding recruitment as simply a form of discipleship… and then evaluating it on those terms. Yesterday, I started with some practical forms that discipleship can take, topics to share …

effectively discipling through recruitment #1

If you’re willing to believe that recruiting students is a form of discipleship (as I argued yesterday), then we’ve got to start assessing our recruitment not just by “how many students say yes” but also by how effectively we impact students’ spiritual growth while in the process of recruiting. In …

4 spring break ideas you could plan right now

Haven’t had a chance to plan something for Spring Break? Or have a bunch of students who don’t have plans yet? This is a repost from the past, but it’s useful if you’re open! These require little planning but could still have a real impact. The full-but-unplanned mission trip. If you’ve …