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13 12, 2018

12 Days of Christmas

December 13th, 2018|First Priority Of America|

There was a period of time in England when Christians were not able to practice their faith openly so they had to find other ways to pass on their beliefs. The song, "The Twelve Days of Christmas," is one example of how they did just that. The song goes: ''On the first day of Christmas [...]

6 12, 2018

Share the Joy of Christmas

December 6th, 2018|First Priority Of America|

As we approach Christmas, we as Christians are reminded of the greatest miracle to ever take place, and the opportunity of a lifetime. Matthew 1:23 “The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel”[a] (which means “God with us”). John 1:14 And the Word became flesh and dwelt [...]

13 10, 2018

Choosing to Lead

October 13th, 2018|Local FP Communities, Student Leaders|

This student leader in FP North Alabama chose to lead despite her circumstances. A 10th grade girl name Jenna just became a student leader for her first priority club that just started their 1st year at her school. Jenna is one of the student leaders that helped organize SYATP to pray for her faculty, administration, fellow students and community. [...]

3 10, 2018

The Power of a Testimony

October 3rd, 2018|FP Success Story, Student Leaders|

You never know who God is going to use to bring people to Him. So many of us think that we could never share something so powerful that it would lead others to Christ. But you don't know who's there listening and who needs to hear exactly what you have to share. So thankful for [...]

20 09, 2018

Your Story

September 20th, 2018|Church Leaders, Community Leaders, Faculty Sponsors, Priority Parents, Student Leaders|

Have you ever thought about the role that stories play in your everyday life? Stories help us understand things that other forms of communication cannot. Stories sometimes become the way we understand ourselves and the world around us. Did you go to a theater to see any movies this summer? Obviously, the movie was itself [...]

29 08, 2018

Teachers are the “referees in the game.”

August 29th, 2018|Faculty Sponsors|

Faculty sponsors are the volunteers that open their room and the doors of the school for the club to hold their meetings. At the school, they are the people who help the players stay in line with the rules of the local district and state. At the monthly leadership meeting, they are the ones guiding [...]

22 08, 2018

Training Student Leaders to bring H.O.P.E to their School

August 22nd, 2018|Faculty Sponsors, FP Tools, Priority Parents, Student Leaders|

Students are on the greatest mission field in America: school. Engaged in the middle of the “game,” students are the players we are here to train, pray for, and support, just as we do for foreign missionaries. First Priority clubs follow a four-week strategy called HOPE.  HOPE is an acronym for Help, Overcome, Prepare, and [...]

15 08, 2018

Why We Do First Priority

August 15th, 2018|Leadership Development, Local FP Communities, Student Leaders|

We do First Priority because it changes lives. Lives of students like Abigail, who was trained to serve as a student leader for her First Priority club at her high school. The opportunity and lessons Abigail learned while serving as a leader, have helped her to follow God's call in her life as she starts [...]

8 08, 2018

Check out our New Club Kits and other Resources!

August 8th, 2018|FP Tools|

We are so excited to begin this 2018-2019 school year with our weekly guides ready to go as well as new club kits to help kick off the new school year! Check out the clubs kits by clicking the image below to see all that is provided to help you start a new club. You [...]

2 08, 2018

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 9 – SELF-CONTROL

August 2nd, 2018|Local FP Communities, Priority Parents, Student Leaders|

The act of saying “yes” to Jesus causes the “fruit of the Spirit” to come through us! The ninth fruit we are focusing on is SELF-CONTROL. It is difficult in the world we live in to not give in to those things around us that pull us in many different directions away from who we [...]