Developing student leaders – musically, and spiritually!

Developing student leaders – musically, and spiritually!

missions and ministry, updates
Earlier this month, we hosted our Spring 2016 Worship Arts Weekend. Helping accelerate the work of Cru’s campus ministries is a major focus for our team, and one of the most strategic ways we can do that is by developing student worship leaders. We believe that when musical worship is done in a way that is excellent, compelling and biblically sound, it contributes to stronger, more sustainable spiritual movements. So, we have developed a weekend training experience that helps students grow musically, spiritually, and as leaders. There are over 1700 college and high school campuses with Cru movements in the US, and musical worship is a big part of their weekly meetings. The vast majority of those movements have Cru staff helping them grow as Christ-followers, studying the Bible with…
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Four days, for change, for life…

missions and ministry
Just got back from serving at a big student conference called 'TCX'. That's short for 'Twin Cities Experience', and it's where over 1500 students from the upper midwest states (Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, the Dakotas) come together in Minneapolis for 4 days of spiritual teaching, worship, outreach and general college-student merriment. (The 'Four days...' thing above is the conference's by-line...). [singlepic id=30 w=240 h=180 float=right] It's a hugely strategic way for me (and others from Keynote) to invest in students. We took 9 student musicians from around the region who were total strangers, and made them into the band that led worship for 4 days of conference sessions. For them, it was a great experience as they served and grew a TON musically and spiritually. For the students that attend the…
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