Category: Discipleship

Campus Ministry Spotlight: Tennessee Tech University

Located in Cookeville, Tennessee, Tennessee Technological University is a regional university with a strong emphasis in engineering. The campus primarily enrolls students from Tennessee, however, there is a significant population of students enrolled from other countries. With a good balance of students from both urban and rural settings, TTU’s campus is appealing because of its […]

Church Spotlight: Shadow Hills Church College Ministry

  Located in the Summerlin suburban area of Las Vegas, Nevada, Shadow Hills Church ministers to a wildly diverse community that’s made up of nearly every ethnicity, economic status, and religious background.  Shadow Hills Church is celebrating its 50-year anniversary this year, after starting as a small mission church called West Oakey Baptist Church, on […]

Campus Ministry Spotlight: University of Alaska Anchorage

Our campus ministry spotlight for this quarter is the Mosaic Campus Ministry at the University of Alaska  Anchorage (UAA). Founded in 1954, UAA administers four community campuses spread across Southcentral Alaska—Kenai Peninsula College, Kodiak College, Matanuska–Susitna College, and Prince William Sound College. Between the community campuses and the main Anchorage campus, more than 20,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students are currently enrolled at […]

Love Your Neighbor

February 8, 2017
Discipleship, Evangelism, Missions

The college campus is still one of the most diverse places in our nation. There is no other place where differing views, cultures and life experiences so come together in one place. Last year, 1.3 million international students arrived at 8,979 universities in the U.S. from countries such as China, Saudi Arabia, India and Brazil. […]

Messy Discipleship

August 11, 2015

Over the past several years, there has been a great movement in the church towards a clearer understanding of our call to make disciples.  Many have sounded the call to move away from programmatic thinking and towards a greater emphasis on a holistic understanding of the Great Commission.  It is a call to intentionally understand […]

Three Types of Group Questions

January 22, 2015
Discipleship, Newsletter Content

If you’ve spent even a short amount of time leading or participating in a small group Bible study, then you know the anxiety a bad question can produce. Ask a question that’s too challenging to answer or too off topic, and one of the most unbearably awkward times of silence will descend upon your group […]

Connect Day!

We encourage you to be a part of the BCNet’s first annual “Connect Day”!  This is an intentional emphasis to help encourage college students to connect with a local church near their college campus. Date:  Sunday, January 25th, 2015 Purpose:  Encourage college students to choose a college church if they have not already done so. […]

Update from the BCNet Discipleship Team

October 28, 2014

The discipleship team works to establish discipleship strategies for college students.  They focus on identifying working models of discipleship among collegiates both in the church and campus based ministry settings and providing resources to help collegiate workers disciple others more effectively. Those serving on the team are: Eddie Gilley – BCM director at the University of […]