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Thank you for your Partnership

Thank you for your partnership in the ministry of First Priority!  We are always encouraged by people who are passionate about reaching students, our future generations. We see the despair of middle and high school students brought on by abuse, addiction, depression, and suicide. Our goal is to bring the HOPE of Christ to every [...]

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 5 – KINDNESS

The act of saying “yes” to Jesus causes the “Fruit of the Spirit" to come through us! And the fifth fruit we are focusing on is KINDNESS. The Biblical idea of kindness is defined as one’s usefulness to others, and because God has shown kindness towards us, we are drawn to show kindness to others.  [...]

July 5th, 2018|First Priority Of America, Local FP Communities|

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 4- PATIENCE

The act of saying “yes” to Jesus causes the “fruit of the Spirit” to come through us! The fourth fruit we are focusing on is PATIENCE. It’s easy to not practice patience. We live in a very fast paced world where the latest thing can be had at an instant on our phones. But often [...]

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 3 – PEACE

The act of saying "yes" to Jesus causes the "fruit of the Spirit" to come through us! The third fruit we are focusing on is PEACE. Jesus brought peace into a world full of chaos, and He still desires to bring peace to hearts today. Trying to find our purpose and meaning in anything other [...]

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 2- JOY

The act of saying “yes” to Jesus causes the “fruit of the Spirit” to come through us! And the second fruit we are focusing on is JOY. As we hold onto God we can have gladness that overflows into our friends, family, and the world.  Challenge: Let’s pray that this week we would pursue the [...]

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 1 – LOVE

The act of saying “yes” to Jesus causes the “fruit of the Spirit” to come through us! And the first fruit we are focusing on is LOVE. Through Jesus we can love those around us even when we don’t want to. Challenge: let’s pray that we would desire to grow in our own love for [...]

Summer Prayer Challenge

For this coming school year, our Hope guides are focusing on the Fruit of the Spirit (Galatians 5:22-23). Our student leaders will be challenged to focus on and give talks on one Fruit each month and how the Lord can use that Fruit to make a huge impact for the Gospel. SO, for the next [...]

Fall Conference 2018

The Annual National Fall Conference 2018 will be held in Nashville, TN on October 15th-17th. We invite you to come and engage in a time to enrichment, fellowship with one another, and prayer. We look forward to seeing you there. Early registration is open. Register here today!

June 1st, 2018|Events, First Priority Of America|

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|