the future in college ministry: much better transitions out

One aspect of Collegiate Ministry I’ve often lamented is the general apathy toward specifically preparing our students for their transition into the “real world.” There are certainly champions along these lines, scattered throughout our field, and even some national organizations that focus on it well. But the “mode” in the world of college ministry …

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 …

eleven ways to use the break (a fridea)

It’s possible you’ll have some time to “ponder” over the Winter Break, maybe even a chance to get away with staff or key leaders to plan or tweak the upcoming semester. You’re the expert on what your ministry needs most, but I thought I’d throw out a list to help …