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The Need is the Call | North Africa

Some of our students from The Austin Stone have been instrumental in making the video below…maybe you are the person they’re looking for?

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Cool College Students | Repost Set 4

This set is some highlights of what Austin Stone students have done in the last year: Students reaching out to children in tough neighborhoods – St. John’s Day Camp Making disciples on campus – Unconventional Baptism One of my students gets published at Relevant.com – Relevant Another student is recognized for her work in Sudan […]

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The 5 Big Issues in Campus Ministry | Innovation

This series of blog posts is in response to Steve Lutz’s series on “The 5 Big Issues in Campus Ministry Today”. and his specific thoughts on Missiology, Theological Foundations, Ecclesiology, Innovation, and Sustainability. My thoughts are here: Missiology 1, Missiology 2, Missiology 3, and Theological Foundations. — Two Examples of Innovation In my experience, student driven […]

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The 5 Big Issues in Campus Ministry | Theological Foundations

Steve’s take is here, and below is his thesis for this issue in campus ministry: Theological foundations are needed for the faithfulness and long-term fruitfulness of our ministries. We are running semester-long sprints when we need to be training students to run the marathon of the Christian life. He then breaks the theological foundations important […]

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The 5 Big Issues in Campus Ministry | Missiology 3

Lutz’s third assertion about missiology is: We must also talk about what missional campus ministry looks like. His basic idea is quoted below: We must be concerned that most everyone is content to keep doing attractional ministry among the shrinking enclaves of churched kids. It’s not enough to attract a crowd anymore. We have to […]