First Priority Of America

24 01, 2019

The Perfect Job

January 24th, 2019|Church Leaders, First Priority Of America, Nehemiah|

You got into student ministry because you loved students and you wanted to make a difference in their lives. Thoughts of making disciples who you could build into student leaders were at the top of your priority list. If you are anything like me, you thought this was going to be the most awesome job [...]

3 01, 2019

What Does a New Year Mean to You?

January 3rd, 2019|First Priority Of America|

It’s a new year! Another year has gone and a new year has come. Some say, well it’s just a day, one day it was 2018 and the next day it’s 2019. Nothing has changed. For some that’s true. They just continue in their same daily life without a change in the world. But for [...]

24 12, 2018

Merry Christmas!

December 24th, 2018|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 [...]