Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast
EP 116 - Discipleship in an Organizational Structure - Stefa Chappell - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 116 - Discipleship in an Organizational Structure - Stefa Chappell - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

June 23, 2020

How can we develop healthy ministry systems that are both relationally rich and organizationally effective? Stefa Chappell, National Field Director with Chi Alpha, joins us to talk about how view our systems through the lens of discipleship, and how that view can help us have a greater Kingdom impact. 

Resources: 

In the Name of Jesus - Henri Nouwen

EP 115 - Ministry Size and Growth Dynamics - Alex Rodriguez - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 115 - Ministry Size and Growth Dynamics - Alex Rodriguez - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

June 1, 2020

One size does not fit all in ministry. How can we make wise investments of our time and resources at our current ministry size to be ready for future growth? Alex Rodriguez, Chi Alpha National Training Director, joins us to talk about the research his team has done around the convictions, methods, and wins for each growth phase of a campus ministry. 

Size/Growth Dynamics Teaching Outline: 

XA Size Dynamics Teaching PDF - Alex Rodriguez

Resources: 

The Greatest Thing in the World - Henry Drummond

The Power of Moments - Chip & Dan Health

At the Table with Pat Lencioni Podcast

EP 114 - Mobilizing Prayer & Gospel Movements on Every Campus in America - York Moore, Dan Allan, & Bill Noe - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 114 - Mobilizing Prayer & Gospel Movements on Every Campus in America - York Moore, Dan Allan, & Bill Noe - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

May 8, 2020

How can we get gospel communities on all of the 4200 colleges in America? This week, leaders of the EveryCampus movement York Moore (Intervarsity), Dan Allan (Cru), and Bill Noe (BCM & Lifeway) join us to talk about how they are partnering with dozens of other ministries to bring prayer and gospel movements to every campus in America. 

Resources: 

Everycampus.com

collegeministry.com

Not Forsaken - Louie Giglio

Cru Summer Missions Resources

Yearofthebible.com

 

EP 113 - Pioneering Strategies and Maintaining a Pioneering Mentality - Paul Austin - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 113 - Pioneering Strategies and Maintaining a Pioneering Mentality - Paul Austin - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

May 1, 2020

What are some helpful strategies to consider as we're pioneering or taking new ground on our campuses? How can we grow in the skills necessary to pioneer effectively? This week Paul Austin, Chi Alpha National Pioneering Director, returns to talk about pioneering strategies and how we can continue to think like pioneers as we lead on our campuses. 

Resource of the Week: 

The Lean Startup by Eric Ries

Chi Alpha New Director Training

chialpha.com

EP 112 - Navigating Suffering Well - Joy Schroeder - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 112 - Navigating Suffering Well - Joy Schroeder - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

April 3, 2020

How we respond to personal suffering reveals our shortcomings, but it can also refine our character and increase our intimacy with Jesus. This week we are joined by coach, author, and veteran campus missionary Joy Schroeder. Joy shares her story of a tragic car accident and paralysis, and shares her wisdom on how we can navigate suffering well in our lives.

Resource of the Week: 

Tools For Mentoring - Joy Schroeder

Disappointment With God - Philip Yancey

It Is Well With My Soul - TenTwoSix Music - The Nashville Studio Singer Community

How Christians Can Deal With Tragedy - Greg Koukl - Stand to Reason

 

EP 111 - Lessons We’re Learning During Quarantine - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 111 - Lessons We’re Learning During Quarantine - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

March 17, 2020

This week is an impromptu conversation about what we're learning during the campus closures and how we're navigating them real time. 

Resource of the Week:

Go outside, disconnect from media, and connect with Jesus!

Revival In The Hebrides by Duncan Campbell - revival-library.org

COVID-19- XA National Director Staff Video Blog

 

EP 110 - Wins of a Small Group Leader and a Resource for Small Group Leaders - Derek Lynn - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 110 - Wins of a Small Group Leader and a Resource for Small Group Leaders - Derek Lynn - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

March 2, 2020

Student small group leaders are the heroes of our ministries. How can we help our student leaders grow in areas that develop them into more fruitful disciplemakers? This week, Derek Lynn, National Chi Alpha Training Team Analyst, joins us to discuss wins of a small group leader and a podcast he's developed to help resource our leaders.

Resource of the Week: 

Small Group Leader Podcast

Discipleship by Design - Harvey Herman

Master Plan of Evangelism - Dr. Robert Coleman

Grit - Angela Duckworth

Mindset - Carol Dweck

EP 109 - Reaching the University and Mobilizing Marketplace Missionary Teams in Alaska - Paul Burkhart - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 109 - Reaching the University and Mobilizing Marketplace Missionary Teams in Alaska - Paul Burkhart - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

February 10, 2020

Do we have a vision to reach beyond the campus into the marketplace and change the broader culture of our nation? This week, Paul Burkhart of UA Fairbanks Chi Alpha, joins us to talk about the innovative initiative his team has developed to reach the remote villages of Alaska and beyond. We also discuss how we can help give our students a vision for being marketplace missionaries. 

What I Have Initiative:

whatihave.org

Resource of the Week: 

Alaska: A Novel – by James A. Michener

Alone in My Kayak - by Agnes Rodli

 

EP 108 - Developing Lifelong Friendships Through Small Group Leading - Josh Nitcholas - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 108 - Developing Lifelong Friendships Through Small Group Leading - Josh Nitcholas - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

January 19, 2020

Do we have a vision for real friendships as we lead small groups, or is our focus more utilitarian leadership development? This week, Josh Nitcholas of Texas A&M Chi Alpha, joins us to talk about his approach to building relationships, and the progression that students go through as they move from small group members to co-laborers. 

Resource of the Week: 

The Stewardship of the Mystery – T. Austin Sparks

The King of the Earth - Erich Sauer

The Suffering of God - Terence E. Frethheim

 

EP 107 - Using Story and Becoming Better Preachers - Brian Summerall - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 107 - Using Story and Becoming Better Preachers - Brian Summerall - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

December 24, 2019

Stories connect listeners hearts and minds to our messages on a deep level. How can we learn to better use stories in our preaching to call students to action and see transformation? Brian Summerall, Director of Ministry Strategy for Young Life, joins us to discuss how we can preach more clearly and compellingly through story. 

Resource of the Week: 

Telling Stories: God's Grace Revealed through Adventures, Awkwardness, and a 1981 Monte Carlo - Brian Summerall

Jerry Seinfeld: Comedian - Netflix Documentary

storybrand.com & Building a StoryBrand Podcast - Donald Miller