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Campus Coach Spotlight: Casey from FP Great Plains

First Priority clubs are a great way for youth pastors to be able to step into the lives of their students on campus and meet them in a place where they spend most of their time. Being a campus coach provides this opportunity, and not only does it help youth pastors connect with their students, [...]

September 14th, 2018|Church Leaders, Community Leaders, Local FP Communities|

Check out where we have new FP Clubs this year!

We are off to a great start this school year and are so excited about the new clubs starting this year in new places! First Priority is helping students reach students for Christ in new locations like Big Springs, TX, Vicksburg, MS, Panama City, FL, Paducah, KY, Gainesville, GA, Clinton and Altus, OK, and Port Angeles, WA. [...]

September 6th, 2018|FP Tools, Local FP Communities|

Teachers are the “referees in the game.”

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 [...]

August 29th, 2018|Faculty Sponsors|

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

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 [...]

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

Why We Do First Priority

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 [...]

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

Check out our New Club Kits and other Resources!

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 [...]

August 8th, 2018|FP Tools|

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 9 – SELF-CONTROL

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 [...]

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

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 8 – GENTLENESS

The act of saying “yes” to Jesus causes the “fruit of the Spirit” to come through us! The eighth fruit we are focusing on is GENTLENESS. We serve a loving God and He has many ways of gently leading us forward. Psalm 119:105 says “Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light [...]

Summer Prayer Challenge- Week 7: FAITHFULNESS

The act of saying “yes” to Jesus causes the “fruit of the spirit” to come through us! The seventh fruit we are focusing on is FAITHFULNESS. Our God keeps His Promises which make our faith have meaning and our eternity secure. Practicing faithfulness takes effort and we as humans often fail. So first pray for [...]

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 6 – GOODNESS

The act of saying “yes” to Jesus causes the “fruit of the Spirit" to come through us! The sixth fruit we are focusing on is GOODNESS. In the same way that the Goodness of God moves Him to act, the Goodness He imparts to us is what causes us to be world changers. Goodness is [...]