your students’ three-month internship, three times

I feel like I mention something along these lines just about every year. But one of the most unique things about the field of college ministry, when you really think about it, is that there’s a 3-month “off-season” period each year. I do realize that many college ministers are ministering …

batons, autumn, and shepherding always

I don’t know what your summer ministry looks like; summer programming is one of the wider variances between college ministry types and organizations. But there’s still a good percentage of you involved in gathering, leading, and impacting students right now, in some fashion or another. And interestingly enough, many of the students …

taking responsibility for the summer-gone sheep

I probably mention this annually, but it’s an important reminder and (hopefully) an encouragement… Who plays a shepherd role in your ministry? In smaller ministries, that might only be you, the college minister. Maybe a few staff members basically divide everyone up into shepherd-able pockets. Or in most ministries, shepherding …