River City Leadership College Details for 2017-2018

Robby Bradfordcollege, First Assembly Community Ministries, Indiana, Lafayette, leadership development, ministry, ministry preparation, pastoral studies, River City Leadership College0 Comments

First Assembly Community Ministries, soon to be known as River City Church, in Lafayette, Indiana offers River City Leadership College in the fall of 2017 for its third academic year! The college is a ministry school partner of Southwestern Assemblies of God University in Waxahachie, Texas (about an hour south of Dallas by car) and will deliver online content for fully … Read More

River City Leadership College Releases More Information

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Do you have an interest in pursuing an accredited degree to prepare for Christian ministry?   Are you looking for an alternative to attending a school far away or that will leave you with tens of thousands of dollars of debt? Are you looking for a way to apply credit you’ve earned elsewhere through other institutions toward a ministry-related degree? … Read More

Why Should I Attend River City Leadership College?

Robby BradfordFirst Assembly Community Ministries, Lafayette, ministry preparation, River City Leadership College, SAGU, Southwestern Assemblies of God University0 Comments

This fall, for the second year in a row, First Assembly Community Ministries, in partnership with Southwestern Assemblies of God University is hosting River City Leadership College which will offer an Associate of Arts in Bible and a Bachelor of Arts in Church Leadership. Maybe you’ve wondered why you would ever attend a school like this one in Lafayette, Indiana.  I … Read More

What Makes River City Leadership College Different from Other Schools?

Robby BradfordFirst Assembly Community Ministries, Indiana, Lafayette, ministry preparation, River City Leadership College, Southwestern Assemblies of God University, vocational ministry0 Comments

River City Leadership College (RCLC) is a unique, university-level experience that has strong advantages for students who are preparing for ministry.  At first glance, RCLC, a new partner of Southwestern Assemblies of God University(SAGU), and located at First Assembly Community Ministries (FACM) in Lafayette, Indiana, seems similar to other colleges.  This fully-accredited program, offering degrees in Bible and Church Leadership … Read More

Update on River City Leadership College

Robby Bradfordeducation, First Assembly Community Ministries, Indiana, Lafayette, ministry preparation, River City Leadership College0 Comments

Here’s a quick update on River City Leadership College, the new way to receive a fully-accredited, ministry-related degree in Lafayette, Indiana through Southwestern Assemblies of God University, hosted by First Assembly Community Ministries! We had 7 students study in this first academic year.  Already, we’re receiving applicants for this fall!  We hope to double the number of people who are taking … Read More

5 Ways to Attend River City Leadership College

Robby Bradfordeducation, First Assembly Community Ministries, Indiana, Lafayette, leadership development, ministry preparation, River City Leadership College, vocational ministry0 Comments

I’m so excited!  First Assembly Community Ministries in Lafayette, Indiana will offer River City Leadership College, this coming September, in collaboration with Southwestern Assemblies of God University.  Fully accredited, ministry-related degrees at $12,380 a year for full-time, residential students will be available. Last year we had 7 students who were part of the inaugural group. Already, we have a number of … Read More

Encouraging the Child Who is Called to the Ministry

Robby Bradfordcalling, discipleship, family, ministry preparation, parenting, River City Leadership College0 Comments

Many times in my life, people have imagined that I am the son of a preacher.  I’m not.  Dad was a scientist.  Mom was a special education teacher.  I guess they thought that because I started expressing a desire to be a minister at the age of 13.  I started accepting invitations to speak in youth groups and churches as … Read More

How do I Know if God has Called Me?

Robby Bradfordcalling, evangelist, ministry, ministry preparation, missionary, pastoral studies, River City Leadership College, vocational ministry0 Comments

I suppose I’ve had the conversation with hundreds of people over the course of my life.  People feeling a calling to a life of ministry—pastoral ministry, children’s ministry, cross-cultural missions, etc.—they all have this question.  How does a person know if they have a calling to life of ministry or not? In this post, I’m addressing a calling to vocational … Read More