As campus ministers, InterVarsity staff often find themselves talking about ministry outside the university context. The plane ride to InterVarsity National Staff Conference '14 in St. Louis was no different for apologetics specialist, Rick Mattson. God had a divine conversation in store for Rick as he sat down next to Ruth in seat 9a.
Mikayla Ortega, a senior at San Diego State University, is most InterVarsity staff members’ dream student when it comes to leading in evangelism. Now in her third year of leadership with the SDSU chapter, Mikayla spent last summer in inner-city LA on the Los Angeles Urban Project. Her experience there and on campus has propelled her into an unbelievable start as a student leader this year.
Many people think slavery ended long ago, but one of the largest injustices still taking place is human trafficking. Watch how InterVarsity students in NYC combined their faith and action to do something about modern-day slavery, starting with Price of Life Invitational.
Too many volunteers at an evangelistic outreach on campus is rarely the problem. So what was a visiting staff member to do with all the students who showed up to help with Proxe Stations at unstaffed Baruch College? Be amazed, that's what.
In late August, the New York/New Jersey Region started praying for 40 conversions to occur in 40 days among the campuses in their region. Find out how they got their staff, students, and ministry partners on board, and how our faithful God showed up.
Over the summer, Erin Corry, campus staff at Bridgewater State University, felt God call her to go to campus to pray after her meeting ended nearby. Little did she know what God was about to do within her first few steps on campus, though he had been preparing for that moment all semester.