The Future of Chapter Planting

Alec Hill, President of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA
January 3, 2014

“We don’t think of students as sheep to be gathered, but as seeds to be scattered.”  -  Shawn Young

Over the past eight years, planting chapters has become a major focus of the Fellowship. With so many unreached students and faculty across the nation, establishing new witnessing communities is central to our mission.

In a recent conversation with Shawn Young, our National Director of Chapter Planting, I discussed the future of this initiative. Where do we sense the Spirit leading us next? How is our model changing? How enthusiastic are staff about moving to new campuses?

January 03, 2014

Interpreting the Bible, Part 2: Basic Principles of Exegesis

By: 
Jonathan Rice
Interpreting the Bible

What is Christian doctrine? 

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January 01, 2014

What Do You Want in 2014?

By: 
Adele Ahlberg Calhoun
Desire and discipline

Most of us have experience with setting goals we never reach. 

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December 31, 2013

One Year After Urbana 12: How Is Your Joy?

By: 
Ram Sridharan
Ram Sridharan and Urbana 12

When asked to write on Urbana a year after it happened, I thought about what one question I could ask you. 

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Christian Renewal in New York City

Gordon Govier
December 30, 2013

InterVarsity alumnus and former staff member Mac Pier is profiled in an article now appearing on the website A Journey Through NYC Religions. Pier’s role in networking New York City pastors and churches is seen as one key contributing factor in the resurgence of Christian faith in the nation’s largest city.

The article written by Melissa Kimiadi highlights Pier's dedication to breaking down barriers that had isolated churches from each other and hindered their mission of sharing the gospel message with their New York City neighbors.

December 29, 2013

Urbana 12 Anniversary Book of the Day #3

By: 
Greg Jao
Greg Jao and Urbana 12

What is the purpose of true power?

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December 29, 2013

Worship That Pleases God

By: 
Andy Kim
Urbana 12 worship

Growing up as a youth group kid, I always craved the “Worship Tinglies.”

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December 28, 2013

Urbana 12 Anniversary Book of the Day #2

By: 
Greg Jao

How well do you really know God?

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