One of the things I appreciate most about Christina Quintanilla is her go-getter attitude. When she hears from the Lord, she runs with it and doesn’t stop. I had the opportunity to watch her cast mad vision to Latino students during the years she led LaFe at UCLA. That ministry grew under her leadership and is still growing in her absence (50 students in LaFe at UCLA, 62 overall in the fellowship) When Christina thinks about LaFe she isn’t wondering how we can get more studen
New Student Outreach is one of the most exciting times of the year. It seems as if you’re constantly trying to meet as many students as possible. The end of the day brings excitement and exhaustion as you realize the number of contacts that God has provided. Now you’re ready for the fun part: Follow Up. We want more than to meet students and tell them about our new LaFe plants, we want to get to know them, invite them to a Bible study or a GiG, and share the gospel with them.
Rich Lamb describes vision as “An attractive picture of an attainable reality.” At some point in your planting of a LaFe ministry, you need to gather people to help them see this attractive picture. Here are 3 key activities that will help you have an excellent vision gathering … 1. Find the right setting. You want the people you’re inviting to get a clear picture of what a LaFe ministry would look like on campus. Choose a location for your vision gathering that’s conducive f