Monthly Archives: February 2013

28 02, 2013

Nehemiah’s Burden starts with Prayer and Fasting

February 28th, 2013|Nehemiah|

You are reading this because God has burdened your heart for the students in your community. Your adventure with First Priority is based on the book of Nehemiah and we highly recommend you study through that book. The Call of God on Your Life: The walls and gates of Jerusalem had been torn down for [...]

21 02, 2013

Save the Date. Register Now!

February 21st, 2013|Nehemiah|

First Priority Retreat April 29 - May 1 Gulf Shores Beach Retreat Center 1054 Beach Blvd Gulf Shores, AL Join us Monday afternoon through Wednesday noon to rub shoulders and sit at the pool with other First Priority leaders from around the country.  From leaders who are thinking about starting First Priority new in their [...]

14 02, 2013

Taking the Role of Nehemiah

February 14th, 2013|Nehemiah|

As the Intiator of First Priority in your community you take the role of Nehemiah.  In the first chapter of Nehemiah, you may notice that Nehemiah is burdened because he became aware of the condition of the city and the people of Jerusalem. He mourned, wept, prayed and fasted for days. He prayed for favor [...]

8 02, 2013

Student Testimony

February 8th, 2013|Nehemiah|

It was early. 7:10 a.m. to be exact.  I was sitting there, there being a middle school library.  School had not yet begun, but students were starting to walk the halls.  As more people rolled in, so did two boxes of donuts and two ladies.  The ladies were the First Priority faculty sponsor and campus [...]

8 02, 2013

Our Number Is Now 808

February 8th, 2013|Priority Parents|

"Our number is now 809!"   That's the message I received one night last week from a First Priority Student Leader at Unicoi County High School. Several weeks before, I had visited the school and sat down with him and 3 other Student Leaders to discuss how they could reach their campus for Christ. We [...]