Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast
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

EP 106 - Navigating Conflict In Our Teams & Ministries - Steve & Deanne Turley - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 106 - Navigating Conflict In Our Teams & Ministries - Steve & Deanne Turley - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

December 9, 2019

Conflict is unavoidable in our lives and ministries, but that's not necessarily a bad thing. How do we frame and navigate conflict in a healthy way? Steve and Deanne Turley, veteran world missionaries, join us to discuss how conflict can help us grow as leaders and better resemble the body of Christ.

Guest Contact:

stephen.turley@hqmail.agmd.org

Resource of the Week: 

Humility - Andrew Murray

The Freedom of Self Forgetfulness - Tim Keller

emotionallyhealthy.org - Peter Scazzero

Crucial Accountability - Patterson, Grenny, McMillan, Switzler, & Maxfield

Revisionist History Podcast - "Free Brian Williams" - Malcolm Gladwell

EP 105 - A Vision Of Jesus and Casting Vision For Our Campus - Matt Sprenger - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 105 - A Vision Of Jesus and Casting Vision For Our Campus - Matt Sprenger - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

November 9, 2019

Casting vision is a skill we need to develop as leaders, but we need to make sure our vision is centered on Jesus. Matt Sprenger, Chi Alpha Northeast Area Director, joins us to talk about how we can make Jesus the center of our vision and grow as vision-casters in our groups.

Resource of the Week: 

Adventures in Prayer - Catherine Marshall

The Complete Fenelon -  Francois Fenelon

The Seeking Heart -  Francois Fenelon

Scalable Convictions CMC Teaching - Eli Stewart

EP 104 - The Strategic Nature of Leaders Living in Dorms and a Creative Scholarship Idea - Geoff Mumley - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 104 - The Strategic Nature of Leaders Living in Dorms and a Creative Scholarship Idea - Geoff Mumley - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

October 14, 2019

Why is it strategic, on many campuses, to have student leaders living in dorms? How do you encourage students to pay more in order to further their discipleship efforts? Geoff Mumley, from CCF/Chi Alpha at Western Washington University, joins us to talk about how and why they encourage leaders to live in the dorms and a scholarship program that they've established to help their leaders offset the cost of living on campus. 

Resource of the Week: 

Living the Legacy Event - shanon@ccfministry.com & james@ccfministry.com

Residence Hall Scholarship Fund - david@ccfministry.com

Out Of Solitude - Henri Nouwen

EP 103 - The Art of Hospitality- Katie Scroggins & Alicia Youngblood - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 103 - The Art of Hospitality- Katie Scroggins & Alicia Youngblood - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

September 16, 2019

How can we use hospitality to open doors to ministry and discipleship in our lives? This week we talk with Katie and Alicia about the art of hospitality, and how it can enhance the work we're doing on campus.

Resource of the Week:

Bridehood Saints (Kindle Edition) - G.D. Watson
Bridehood Saints - G.D. Watson

The Missional Mom - Helen Lee

EP 102 - Kingdom Minded- Mary Gautreaux - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 102 - Kingdom Minded- Mary Gautreaux - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

August 21, 2019

Today's students don't have the same understanding of the Christian worldview as they've had in previous generations. This week we talk with Mary Gautreaux about her book Kingdom Minded, and how it can help us set the "foundation and trajectory" of the students we are discipling. 

Resource of the Week:

Kingdom Minded - Mary Gautreaux

EP 101 - What To Look For In A Small Group Leader- Alex Rodriguez - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 101 - What To Look For In A Small Group Leader- Alex Rodriguez - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

July 29, 2019

This month we're replaying some of our best and most popular episodes. We'll be back in August with brand new interviews!

Student small group leaders make disciples on the front lines on our campus. How do we choose who we invite into leadership training and empower as leaders? Alex Rodriguez, National Training Director for Chi Alpha, joins us to talk about the markers of a great small group leader candidate.

Alex's Notes:
What to look for in a small group leader PDF

Resource of the Week:

How The Mighty Fall - Jim Collins

Westminster Pulpit - G. Campbell Morgan

EP 100 - Leading the Post-Millennial Student - Marching Off the Map - Andrew McPeak - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 100 - Leading the Post-Millennial Student - Marching Off the Map - Andrew McPeak - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

July 23, 2019

This month we're replaying some of our best and most popular episodes. We'll be back in August with brand new interviews!

How do we successfully navigate the new territory of leading the post-"millennial" student? Andrew McPeak from Growing Leaders, and co-author of their new book "Marching Off the Map" joins us to discuss their research and insights on leading the emerging generation. 

Resource of the Week:

Marching Off The Map - Dr. Tim Elmore & Andrew McPeak

Preorder: Generation Z Unfiltered - Dr. Tim Elmore & Andrew McPeak

EP 099 - Connecting Generations and Building Life-Giving Relationships with Pastors - Lennon Noland - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

EP 099 - Connecting Generations and Building Life-Giving Relationships with Pastors - Lennon Noland - Campus Ministry Leadership Podcast

July 8, 2019

We can learn so much from local pastors and develop mutually beneficial relationships that extend beyond financial partnerships. Why should we value connecting generations and how do we begin build great relationships with older ministers? Lennon Noland, Ministries Director of the North TX District of the Assemblies of God and former cohost of the CMLP, joins us to discuss ways that we can serve and build relationships with local church pastors and make lasting connections between generations.  

Resource of the Week:

Abolition of Man - C.S. Lewis

That Hideous Strength - C.S. Lewis

Deep Work by Cal Newport