Pastor Rudy Rasmus preaching at NEXT

They started with just 9 members in 1992 and the church has grown to over 9000 members with around 1/3rd of the members who are or were formerly homeless.

Gungor to play at NEXT

Gungor: “The live shows aren’t simply the places that we market the songs that we previously recorded; they are the places of connection from the music to real human faces, joy and pain. It is abstraction moving to connection.”

Imagine What’s NEXT: Nov. 9-11, 2012 St. Louis, MO

Imagine What’s NEXT is a new collegiate student event that will challenge and inspire United Methodist college students to consider and plan the next faithful steps for their vocations, their communities, the church, and the world.

Photos: Day 2 of Exploration (w/ 2 Bishops)

DAY 2 of Exploration was SUPER exciting and filled with worship, prayer, small groups, food, and other adventures! Click here to see photos of DAY 2 in St. Louis, MO.

Exploration 2011 in St. Louis

hey there Collegiate Ministries fans–we’re in St. Louis, Missouri this weekend for Exploration 2011! Exploration is an event for young adults who feel God’s call to ordained ministry as a deacon or elder in The United Methodist Church. We’re super excited to see around 700 people here for worship, prayer, small groups, and a generally … Continue reading

Day of Blogging and Prayer for Exploration 2011

Today is a day of Blogging and Prayer for Exploration 2011.  Exploration is an exciting event for young adults age 18 to 26 who are discerning a call to ordained ministry in the United Methodist Church. The bi-annual event will be held November 11-13th in St. Louis, MO at the Millennium Hotel where young adults … Continue reading