Collegiate Church Planting

Resources
May 11, 2017
Reaching incoming freshmen presents both an incredible opportunity and challenge for campus ministries and churches. In this video, Drew Worsham (Resonate) and William Kang (Gracepoint) talk with Brian Frye about their churches’ approach to connecting with freshmen, and emphasize the importance...
May 11, 2017
Two successful collegiate church pastors discuss how the lifecycle of collegiate churches are beneficial to reaching students and communities with the gospel. They shrug off the critique of college churches as unsustainable, and have confidence in a multiplication-orientation model of church...
May 11, 2017
Planting a church in a university setting is unique in many ways. But are there any universal practices that translate beyond the campus? In this video, three pastors discuss the things collegiate churches inherently do well that could benefit every church, in every context.
May 11, 2017
In ministry we often “feel” how our ministry is going, if it is being successful or not, often times we don't have a complete picture because of limited data. In Measuring Your Mission we hear several ideas on what data to collect to be able to measure your ministry effectively and move your...
May 11, 2017
What makes the college campus a strategic place to plant a church, and how can planting collegiate churches accelerate the broader church planting movement? In this roundtable discussion, Keith Wieser, Daniel Kim, and Brian Frye discuss how the natural rhythms that occur on campus create the...
May 11, 2017
In every collegiate church and ministry, disciple making that leads to growth and replication is required. While it may look slightly different on every campus, there are fundamental principles of disciple making that apply in all contexts. Watch this video for four key disciple making...
May 11, 2017
College ministry spend lots of time and energy meeting, teaching, and discipling students for four critical years in their lives - and with much good fruit! But what happens next? Are we missing opportunities for Kingdom impact by not strategically sending students out after graduation? The...
December 8, 2016 by Brian Frye | Send Network
When people hear the names Washington State University (WSU) and the University of Idaho in the Northwest, they likely think of names like “Palouse,” “Cougs,” or “Vandals.” In church planting circles, however, there is another word that comes to mind before these. That word is Resonate.
December 6, 2016 by Keith Wieser | Send Network
Have you ever had that “aha” moment? It’s that moment something suddenly becomes clear and crystalized. It’s something true, and you know it in an instant. Sometimes these are wonderful. Other times, these are like a punch in the gut that leaves you gasping for air.
December 5, 2016 by Troy Nesbitt | Send Network
In my time as lead pastor of Cornerstone Church of Ames, God has done amazing things in our church. In order to make sure our growth was healthy, I had to invest considerable time in finding and developing healthy leaders to join our staff team. It was no small task, and I learned some pivotal...