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Meet Our Summer Intern, Mary Helen Bayless

We would like to introduce you to our summer intern, Mary Helen Bayless. She is going into her senior year at Auburn University where she is majoring in Communication and minoring in Business. Mary Helen was born and raised in Tampa, Florida and attended Plant High School. She was very involved as a student leader [...]

May 24th, 2018|First Priority Of America|

Connecting the Dots

I love watching God connect dots! Most of us as Christians can see the hand of God at work by looking in the rear view mirror so to speak. It seems like the only way we see God at work is when we look back in time. I think life changing faith is seeing God though [...]

May 24th, 2018|Local FP Communities, Student Leaders|

The Heart of a Teenager

My fifteen year old son and I didn’t attend church together this week. We normally go to the 11am service, but I went to the early service so that I could help in the 4th/5th grade classroom where my daughter is during that service. So, he came at 11am with his best friend. After church, [...]

May 14th, 2018|First Priority Of America|

God is Moving in our Communities

Here is just one example of how God is moving through the First Priority communities we have across our nation. This is FP Greater Clayton. Praise God for the work He is doing in the lives of students. 68 more students said yes to Jesus! 677 students have responded to the Gospel since our launch. [...]

May 7th, 2018|FP Success Story, Local FP Communities|

National Day of Prayer

The National Day of Prayer is an annual event that happens on the first Thursday in May each year. The National Day of Prayer helps unite people of all faith to pray for our nation. First Priority students have been praying across our country today and this week to unite together and pray for their [...]

May 4th, 2018|Events|

Meet Allison

This is a story about Allison, who was a victim of bullying and who suffered from depression. She dealt with her pain by cutting her arms, and struggled with the belief that God had left her. In her sophomore year of high school, she reached a breaking point and spent four months in a psychiatric [...]

April 24th, 2018|FP Success Story, Local FP Communities, Student Leaders|

A Great Day at Holton High School!

It was a great day at the Holton High School First Priority Engage event! This little rural 9-12th grade public high school has just 237 students total. Because of your prayers, the courage of our club’s approx. 25 regular attenders, and the grace and goodness of God, there were a total of 52 students in [...]

April 16th, 2018|Local FP Communities|

Celebrating HOPE

During this year’s 13th Region Basketball Tournament, First Priority Tri-County was honored to present Jillian Enix of Pineville and J.D. McVey of Barbourville with the first annual Hope Award. This commendation recognizes these young leaders’ commitment to their community, school, and Christ. First Priority Tri-County oversees 27 Christian clubs in middle and high schools throughout [...]

April 9th, 2018|Local FP Communities, Student Leaders|

Campus Ministry is Student Ministry

By Cameron Crow I recently started my second year in Campus Ministry, and it is amazing. God is doing great things through the obedience of a few students who are being bold in their faith. One of the best experiences, not only as a Student Pastor, but as a Christian, is watching a student lead [...]

April 4th, 2018|FP Tools, Local FP Communities, Nehemiah|

17 Ways to Serve the School

Below are a few different ideas to reach local school campuses for the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Become a School Chaplin- Sports Teams, District Ceremonies, Praying over a Banquet. Principal Q&A- Bring the Principals onto your church campus and interview them on stage to discover school needs. Lunch Duty- Give the teachers a break during [...]

April 4th, 2018|FP Tools|