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
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
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
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
If you’re interested in pursuing an accredited university degree in Church Leadership in Lafayette, Indiana, you can do that as an international student! For details, click here.
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
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
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