First Priority Of America

13 12, 2018

12 Days of Christmas

December 13th, 2018|First Priority Of America|

There was a period of time in England when Christians were not able to practice their faith openly so they had to find other ways to pass on their beliefs. The song, "The Twelve Days of Christmas," is one example of how they did just that. The song goes: ''On the first day of Christmas [...]

6 12, 2018

Share the Joy of Christmas

December 6th, 2018|First Priority Of America|

As we approach Christmas, we as Christians are reminded of the greatest miracle to ever take place, and the opportunity of a lifetime. Matthew 1:23 “The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel”[a] (which means “God with us”). John 1:14 And the Word became flesh and dwelt [...]

16 11, 2018

Help Spread the Word

November 16th, 2018|First Priority Of America|

Word of mouth is one of the most effective ways of advertising and we need your help. We need you to help spread the word about what First Priority is and how it enables students to share Christ with their peers at their schools. We want to see the Hope of Christ in every student. [...]

7 11, 2018

First Priority of America Celebrates #GivingTuesday

November 7th, 2018|First Priority Of America|

About Giving Tuesday: #GivingTuesday is a global giving movement that has been built by individuals, families, organizations, businesses and communities in all 50 states and in countries around the world. Founded in 2012 by the 92nd Street Y – a community and cultural center in New York City − #GivingTuesday inspired millions of people to [...]

25 10, 2018

Benefits of Social Media Unity and Uniformity

October 25th, 2018|First Priority Of America, FP Tools|

It shows that we are student led! But HOW? By highlighting student leaders of the FP clubs. This is tricky due to privacy laws and marketing etiquette. The best student leader highlight I have seen in recent past was by Tim Bargo in the Tri-County, KY chapter. He took a picture of only the student [...]

19 07, 2018

Summer Prayer Challenge- Week 7: FAITHFULNESS

July 19th, 2018|Community Leaders, First Priority Of America, Leadership Development, Local FP Communities|

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 [...]

11 07, 2018

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 6 – GOODNESS

July 11th, 2018|Church Leaders, Community Leaders, First Priority Of America, FP Tools, Leadership Development, Local FP Communities|

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 [...]

5 07, 2018

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 5 – KINDNESS

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

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.  [...]

27 06, 2018

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 4- PATIENCE

June 27th, 2018|First Priority Of America, Local FP Communities, Student Leaders|

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 [...]

7 06, 2018

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 1 – LOVE

June 7th, 2018|First Priority Of America, Leadership Development, Local FP Communities|

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 [...]