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Partner Banquet: Results and Progress

Less than two weeks ago, we celebrated the many things that God is doing in Johnston County and across America at our second annual First Priority Partner Banquet. It is amazing to see how God is using Elementary, Middle, and High School students to impact their schools with the hope of Christ. Since our launch [...]

October 23rd, 2017|Events, Local FP Communities|

Equipping Students to share Christ on Campus

"But how can they call on him to save them unless they believe in him? And how can they believe in him if they have never heard about him? And how can they hear about him unless someone tells them?" Romans 10:14 First Priority students are dedicated to reaching friends with the hope of Christ. [...]

October 18th, 2017|Local FP Communities, Student Leaders|

Hebrews 12:2 came to life for some South Florida students

On Wednesday September 27th, First Priority clubs all over South Florida joined in a global movement of student prayer! Some schools had over 80 students, parents and teachers. Some only had 2 students. But all were making a bold choice to join hands and ask the Lord onto their campus.  The theme of this year's [...]

October 16th, 2017|Faculty Sponsors, Priority Parents, Student Leaders|

How we can turn Hopelessness into Hope for our Students

Anxiety and hopelessness crawl across our school campuses in America like a stalking predator. In certain urban environments, students spend their nights with other homeless teens under bridges and then attend school the next day. Why now, more than ever, are young people committing suicide and running away? Hopelessness. Life can feel out of control. [...]

October 12th, 2017|Church Leaders, Priority Parents|

10 Students profess Christ at First Priority’s Leader’s Summit!

On Tuesday, September 19, 2017, First Priority Greater Birmingham held its 13th Annual Leader's Summit at Valleydale Church. The Summit is a high-impact, one-day conference that features live music and inspirational messages geared toward highly motivated student leaders and teacher sponsors involved in First Priority campus clubs. This year's conference focus was "Fight the Good [...]

October 9th, 2017|Student Leaders|

Living and Sharing the Gospel

Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. 1 Peter 3:15 First Priority is a great topic! How do you share your faith outside of the FP conversation? Be intentional about conversations that can lead to hope and the God of [...]

October 5th, 2017|Leadership Development|

How God is already moving through our campuses this year

We had an intro week at a middle school in Midland, TX before the club officially started. During that club meeting, Kenny invited his friend Niko to his First Priority club. Niko loved it and the following day went to Kenny's youth group where he gave his life to Jesus. Now they are both leaders [...]

October 2nd, 2017|Local FP Communities|

Hear from Casey Jones how he became the FP Director of North Alabama

In John 17:21, Jesus prays for us to be one, as He and the Father are one, so that the world will know that God sent Him. Five months before coming on board as the Executive Director of First Priority North Alabama, my family and I prayed, "God, what do you want to do here [...]

September 28th, 2017|Local FP Communities|

Student Leaders Pray, Prepare, and Plan

Around 80 students attended our recent Leader Lab and were equipped to become missionaries to their schools who share the hope of Christ with their peers! Our Student Leader Teams have been meeting at each school this month to pray, prepare, and plan together. They are planning to launch strong the first week of October [...]

September 25th, 2017|Student Leaders|

Meet Haley

This is Haley. She is a junior in High School. Haley attends First Assembly Church and is very active with her youth group. That's not the best part, Haley is a Student Leader at her school and considers herself a campus missionary to the whole student body. Haley started leading First Priority in middle school [...]

September 22nd, 2017|Student Leaders|