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Big Things with a Big God

Have you ever thought about how big God really is? Have you ever stopped long enough to look up into the sky and think how big is the God we serve? If you are like me, we have a tendency to put God in a three dimensional box that we have created out of our [...]

January 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Meet Audrey

First Priority exists so that students can reach students for Christ. Read how a student leader from South Florida was not only reached, but is now reaching others for Christ. A student named Audrey was the mission week speaker and she shared about her time in First Priority during middle school. She explained that the [...]

January 3rd, 2018|Local FP Communities, Student Leaders|

Be Still

During the end of the year, I always reflect on my life and evaluate all the year has brought me and my family. This year, I find myself pretty much in the same place. I want to stop, but I keep viewing my Christian faith through the eyes of an American Christian. I guess it [...]

December 28th, 2017|First Priority Of America|

Christ, the Centerpiece of Christmas

Christmas growing up in the Mississippi Delta was wonderful. I didn’t know that it was different. The harvest had just come in; cotton, soy beans, rice and silage, and we usually had experienced a few frosty mornings. It seemed that most everything began to revolve around Main St., the levee at Lake Ferguson and Deer [...]

December 20th, 2017|First Priority Of America|

70 Days of Expansion

Listen to Dr. Rick Forbus as he talks about where he is leading us this spring through fasting, prayer, service and being intentional in our FP Clubs. This is an exciting time for First Priority! Some of our directors and coordinators also speak out about what's happening in their area and some of the best [...]

December 19th, 2017|First Priority Of America|

Stories to Tell

There are so many stories to tell. So many lives changed. It’s amazing to come to work each day and get to read story after story of what God is doing in our schools across America. And to think, when I started working for First Priority, I wasn’t even looking for a job. I thought [...]

December 14th, 2017|First Priority Of America|

Forgiveness

A student leader from a local high school was invited to speak at another high school on Engage Week. He shared his testimony about being angry at his father after his parents separated. His anger affected his family, his friends and his performance at school. After not speaking with his father for a long time, [...]

December 11th, 2017|Local FP Communities, Student Leaders|

How 1 Student Changed the Life of Another!

It's amazing to hear story after story of students lives being transformed. Here is a powerful one that we wanted to share. Hannah is an 8th grader. Last year, Hannah learned to share the Romans Road. In August of this year, Susie came up to Hannah in PE class and asked "why are you different, [...]

December 6th, 2017|FP Success Story, Local FP Communities, Uncategorized|

Decisions and Disciples at Mascoutah Middle School!

After the Gospel was delivered (3 Crowns presentation) at MMS's Engage Week Party, 2 students decided they want to follow Jesus for the first time! Even cooler: 2 Christian student leaders decided to sign a Decision to Disciple Card with them, committing to take them to church and First Priority every week, and read through the Book of John! There [...]

December 4th, 2017|Local FP Communities, Student Leaders|

Best Semester Yet!

September and October were truly incredible months of ministry in schools around the ArkLaTex! Today we celebrate the news that so far this school year: The gospel has been presented over 60 times by student missionaries and 111 lost students made the decision to accept Christ as Lord!  Last year, a total of 123 students [...]

November 30th, 2017|Local FP Communities|