Student Life For Kids

The Power of Story: David and Nathan

By: Michael McClendon “There were two men… one rich and the other poor. The rich man had a very large number of sheep and cattle, but the poor man had nothing except one little ewe lamb… He raised it, and it…

Trunk or Treat Ideas

It’s trunk or treat time again. So clean your vehicles. Buy tons of over priced bags of candy.  And check out these easy and fun decorating ideas. DON’T FEED THE ANIMALS: If you’re brave. And have a mini-van. Use two-inch…

Teach Kids to Pray

by Nathalie Whisnant “Thank you so much, Jesus, for this day and for the sunshine.  Thank you for your grace and for your forgiveness.  Thank you  for all you have done for us, for rescuing us so that we could be…

Open Casting Call For Student Life

Student Life office, 2195 Parkway Lake Drive Hoover, AL. Registration is required. Email erin@studentlife.com. Please bring a headshot, resume and a prepared monologue (1 minute max). If you’re unable to attend, please email your resume and headshot to Erin. We hope…

The Fear of Failure in Leadership

By Jacob Boyd In the summer of 2011, I began working for Student Life happen. Whether it was unloading a truck, making nametags for campers, or setting up a giant slip n’ slide, I loved it. After the summer was…

More Like Cindy

By Justin Wolff As a children’s worship leader, I have had to develop the ability to stay focused through various and unpredictable distractions. There is one distraction however that still gets me almost every time – her name is Cindy and she…

God of the Creative

  As a kid, I did not read. You could not pay me to read. Reading was boring, and I did not like it. The only type of book I would touch was animal picture books because it involved little…

What’s Your Ministry’s DNA?

Do you ever think much about your DNA? Obviously, it is something that is always with you. It never changes. It’s what sets you apart as unique from every single one of the other 6 billion plus people on earth….

Meet Blaire Wickham

What’s your role this summer at Camp? I’m a ministry event coordinator, aka team mom, for Student Life camp for the first time that summer.  It was at camp that the Lord called me into full-time ministry. This was a…