If you’re a student: We encourage you to consider how you can help lead a friend or someone younger than you into a growing relationship with Jesus! While much of Josh’s message was directed toward the “adult”, the same principles apply to you! God has gifted YOU to help others know Him! Perhaps you can spend a bulk of today figuring out how you can get connected and stay connected to those older than you and those younger than you who are trying to walk with Jesus! Cheering you on!
Each fall, thousands of parents drop their son or daughter off for college in Athens. They outfit the dorm room and say their goodbyes, but then what? What does a college student need to truly thrive? What can we, as the church, do to help them?
Did you know the Bible has a lot to say about helping others grow in relationship with Jesus? Ultimately, we can watch and learn from Jesus and the way He lived to discover what it looks like to “lead people in a growing relationship with Him (Jesus)” (Our church’s Mission). You can read about His life in the gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke and John). But did you know the whole Bible has a lot to say about helping others grow in relationship with Jesus?
Here are just a few of many helpful passages of scripture regarding leading people into a growing relationship with Jeus:
As you read these, what stood out to you?