Priority Parents

20 09, 2018

Your Story

September 20th, 2018|Church Leaders, Community Leaders, Faculty Sponsors, Priority Parents, Student Leaders|

Have you ever thought about the role that stories play in your everyday life? Stories help us understand things that other forms of communication cannot. Stories sometimes become the way we understand ourselves and the world around us. Did you go to a theater to see any movies this summer? Obviously, the movie was itself [...]

22 08, 2018

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

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

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 [...]

2 08, 2018

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 9 – SELF-CONTROL

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

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 [...]

26 07, 2018

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 8 – GENTLENESS

July 26th, 2018|Community Leaders, Local FP Communities, Priority Parents, Student Leaders|

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 [...]

10 07, 2018

Thank you for your Partnership

July 10th, 2018|Church Leaders, Community Leaders, Faculty Sponsors, Priority Parents, Student Leaders|

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 [...]

13 06, 2018

Summer Prayer Challenge: Week 2- JOY

June 13th, 2018|Church Leaders, Community Leaders, Local FP Communities, Priority Parents, Student Leaders|

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 [...]

5 02, 2018

Parents See God Move among Their Students

February 5th, 2018|Local FP Communities, Priority Parents|

Story from a parent whose son is involved in FP North Alabama My son Avery, went to FP last week and the leader asked them to write a name down, pray for the person, and invite them to FP this week. He invited an atheist friend who flat out said, “No!” None of his friends [...]

16 10, 2017

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

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

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 [...]

12 10, 2017

How we can turn Hopelessness into Hope for our Students

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

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. [...]

29 05, 2013

Greater Shaols Implementing A Strategy That Simply Works

May 29th, 2013|Priority Parents|

Casey Hagle of Greater Shoals writes." We have seen almost 100 students receive the hope of Christ through salvation. Most of these students are unchurched and were disconnected from the local church. This has been made possible because the strategy of First Priority effectively unites the body of Christ on the campuses of our schools. [...]