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"2017 FCA STEEL VALLEY CHARITABLE GOLF SCRAMBLE

 @YOUNGSTOWN COUNTRY CLUB

CLICK HERE: GOLF & DINNER REGISTRATION

SPONSORSHIPS including Golf Packages, Complimentary Lunch, Dinner, Golf Shirts Media Recognition, and more CALL Bob 330-565-9274. For more info click:

 Golf brochure FCA final1.pdf

MONDAY, JUNE 12, 2017

GOLF INCLUDES CHICK-FIL-A LUNCH, DINNER, DAVE DRAVECKY GUEST SPEAKER, UNDER ARMOUR GOLF SHIRT, PRIZES, SILENT AUCTION, AND MORE! 

$500 FOR A FOURSOME ($125 EACH)

2 FLIGHTS WILL BE AVAILABLE: MORNING OR AFTERNOON

**SEPARATE DINNER RESERVATIONS AVAILABLE ALSO: 

INCLUDES MEAL, DAVE DRAVECKY, AND SILENT AUCTION

DINNER SEATING @6PM, REGISTRATION CLICK HERE

IT'S CAMP SEASON! 

JULY 10-14TH IS MULTI-SPORT CAMP @ALBION COLLEGE IN MICHIGAN, GRADES 7-12, PICK YOUR FAVORITE SPORT AND GROW IN GOD AND IN SKILL!

JULY 20-23 IS FCA LEADERSHIP IN WESTERN OHIO, GRADES 6-12, OPEN TO ATHLETES AND NON-ATHLETES. BECOME THE LEADER FOR YOUR FCA HUDDLE FOR NEXT YEAR AND COMPETE IN ALL KINDS OF CHALLENGING GAMES AND ACTIVITIES!

MORE DETAILS FOR BOTH CAMPS ON "FCA STEEL VALLEY" FACEBOOK PAGE

2017 SPRING MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HS "HUDDLE FESTS" HUGE SUCCESS!

OVER 40 YOUNG PEOPLE RESPONDED TO SALVATION AT THESE EVENTS THIS SPRING...GAMES, FOOD, GUEST SPEAKERS, WITH MULTIPLE AREA CHURCHES PARTNERING TO MAKE IT A SUCCESS. MORE PICS ON "FCA STEEL VALLEY" FACEBOOK! THANK YOU JESUS!


FCA STEEL VALLEY "RISE" 2016-17

SINCE SEPTEMBER 2016, FCA STEEL VALLEY MINISTRY HAS GROWN FROM 800 STUDENTS TO OVER 1000 STUDENTS, COACHES, AND ATHLETES WEEKLY! 

FROM LAKE TO RIVER...EASTERN COUNTIES OF OHIO: YOUNGSTOWN, SALEM, EAST LIVERPOOL, ASHTABULA, WARREN, STEUBENVILLE AND SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES...ACTIVE MINISTRY WENT FROM 40 TO NOW OVER 50 "HUDDLE" CLUBS ON AREA CAMPUSES!

HOW CAN WE SERVE YOU THROUGH FCA'S 4 C'S?? CAMPUS, COACHES, COMMUNITY, CAMPS

SINCE SEPTEMBER 2016:

1. 108 NEW COMMITMENTS TO CHRIST!

2. MORE THAN 200 NEW FCA STUDY BIBLES DONATED & DELIVERED...SO FAR THIS YEAR! 

3. OVER 10 LOCAL TEAMS IN ENHANCED FCA "TEAM TIMES" AND "TEAM TALKS" GROWING IN MIND, BODY, AND SPIRIT!

4. OVER 2000 STUDENTS HEARD THE GOOD NEWS OF JESUS AT 9 LOCAL SCHOOLS THROUGH OUR PARTNERSHIP ASSEMBLIES WITH SPORTS WORLD MINISTRY, INCLUDING 11 SALVATIONS!

5. ALSO ACTIVE WITH 2 PRISON MINISTRY BIBLES STUDIES, LED BY THE INMATES AND MENTORED BY AN FCA BOARD MEMBER!

HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO VOLUNTEER, SERVE, OR GET INVOLVED? CONTACT US TODAY! ALSO GET YOUR CHURCH OR LOCAL COMMUNITY LEADERS CONNECTED TO THEIR "HOMETEAM"  FCA HUDDLE CLUB. ASK ME HOW!

FCA "RISE" THEME FOR THIS YEAR! JOSHUA 1:9 

"Haven’t I commanded you: be strong and courageous? Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”

"FCA RISE" DESSERT EVENT: SEPT 20TH, 7-9PM

HOSTED BY OLD NORTH CHURCH, CANFIELD, OH 7-9PM.  STEEL VALLEY FCA HONORED FCA'S 45 YEAR LOCAL LEGACY, CELEBRATED CURRENT MINISTRY, AND ROSE TOGETHER TO IMPACT THIS GENERATION".... FEATURED DEVON MCDONALD NOTRE DAME FOOTBALL NATIONAL CHAMPION, NFL PRO WITH THE INDIANAPOLIS COLTS, CURRENT CEO OF SPORTSWORLD MINISTRIES, AND NATIONAL FCA BOARD MEMBER. AND ALSO, BING NEWTON, FOUNDER OF THE "MEN'S RALLY IN THE VALLEY"

SPRING / SUMMER UPDATE 2016: 

SO FAR WE'VE KICKED OFF THE YEAR WITH OUR NEW "FCA 3E" LEADERSHIP EVENTS. THIS "ENCOURAGE, EQUIP, AND EMPOWER" SERIES IS FOR STUDENT AND ADULT  LEADERS...UPCOMING DATES ARE JANUARY 15TH AND APRIL 23RD. RALLY WITH US AND OTHER FCA HUDDLE LEADERS FROM THE CANTON AND AKRON AREAS. ALL UPCOMING EVENTS ARE AT MALONE UNIVERSITY IN CANTON, OH.

IN AUGUST, OLD NORTH CHURCH IN CANFIELD HOSTED 2 "3E" SESSIONS OF STUDENTS AND ADULT LEADERS FROM ALL OVER MAHONING, TRUMBULL, COLUMBIANA, AND A COUPLE FROM AS FAR AWAY AS GENEVA, OH... "FCA 3E" INSPIRES FCA LEADERS TO SHARE IDEAS AND FELLOWSHIP TO SUSTAIN ENERGY IN YOUR LOCAL FCA MINISTRY...DON'T MISS THE NEXT ONE! CONTACT ME FOR MORE INFO!

PICS FROM OUR PARTNERSHIP WITH "GAMECHANGERS"-WARREN OH-FLAG FOOTBALL CAMP AT THE NILES WELLNESS CENTER

FCA VISITS WITH DAVE KOHOUT, "TALK IS CHEAP" MINISTRY

NEOHIO SPRING BANQUET... CLEVELAND, AKRON-CANTON, AND YOUNGSTOWN FCA REGIONS PARTNERING TOGETHER: 

FCA YOUNGSTOWN FRIENDS AND BOARD MEMBERS

YSU PRESIDENT JIM TRESSEL

HEAD AKRON FOOTBALL COACH TERRY BOWDEN

FCA PRO FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME BANQUET BREAKFAST WITH HOF MEMBER JACK YOUNGBLOOD

FORMER OHIO STATE BUCKEYE BASKETBALL AND "MIRACLE OF RICHFIELD" CAVALIER, LUKE WITTE, AND FORMER ASHLAND UNIVERSITY NATIONAL CHAMPION WOMEN'S BASKETBALL COACH, SUE RAMSEY, WITH ME AT OUR SUMMER NEOHIO BANQUET:

BAPTIZED A COUPLE SOUTH RANGE HIGH SCHOOL FCA MEMBERS!

FCA, KINGSWAY, AND LAMPPOST FARM TEAM BUILDING WITH A LOCAL CORPORATION! LIFE CHANGING! BASED ON THE BOOK "THE 5 DYSFUNCTIONS OF A TEAM"

FCA CAMP:

IT'S NEVER TOO EARLY TO START THINKING ABOUT WHO'S GOING TO FCA CAMP SUMMER 2017...WHAT DOES CAMP LOOK LIKE!? SEE VIDEO HERE

3D COACHING: WHO'S COACHING THE COACHES? AND....

HOW ARE WE DEVELOPING THE 21ST CENTURY ATHLETE?

LAST APRIL'S "OH/PA" CLINIC WAS SO GOOD, ATTENDEES STAYED FOR 2 HOURS AFTER TO DISCUSS HOW TO GO DEEPER INTO ALL 3 DIMENSIONS WITH THEIR ATHLETES...BODY, MIND, AND HEART! IF YOU DESIRE TO IMPROVE DISCIPLINE, UNITY, AND CHARACTER IN YOUR TEAM, CALL ME FOR A PRIVATE SESSION! SOME 3D "DRILLS" TO TRY: CLICK HERE

MORE PRAISE REPORTS:

1) MARCH 11TH, 2016 THE "WOODLAWN" MOVIE SHOWED AT MAIN STREET THEATER IN COLUMBIANA, OH. OWEN KICKED OFF THE EVENING WITH AWESOME WORSHIP BEFORE A CROWD OF 300 STUDENTS! MOVIE WAS AWESOME...WATCH IT!!! FORMER YSU NATIONAL CHAMPION QUARTERBACK AND POLAND HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL COACH MARK BRUNGARD SHARED HIS TESTIMONY AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE EVENING. 5 YOUNG PEOPLE RECEIVED CHRIST AS THEIR SAVIOR! AMEN!!! 

2) *DEC 8-10TH, 2015 OVER 3500 STUDENTS....HEARD ABOUT THE HOPE AND LOVE OF JESUS THROUGH OUR PARTNERSHIP ASSEMBLIES WITH SPORTSWORLD MINISTRIES. SPORTSWORLD SPEAKER, FORMER BUCKEYE AND PRO FOOTBALL PLAYER JIMMIE BELL, SPOKE AT 12 AREA ASSEMBLIES IN MAHONING, TRUMBULL AND COLUMBIANA COUNTY SCHOOLS. SEE MORE PICS ON "FCA YOUNGSTOWN" FACEBOOK PAGE!

3)OTHER HIGHLIGHTS: (PIC ABOVE) TEAM & CHARACTER BUILDING WITH CRESTVIEW WRESTLERS & BOYS BASKETBALL. 

SO FAR THIS YEAR..."TEAM TIME" PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS: YOUNGSTOWN EAST, COLUMBIANA, LEETONIA, CRESTVIEW, EAST PALESTINE, WARREN JFK, AND SOUTH RANGE.

YSU HUDDLE UPDATE: I HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO SHARE WITH OVER 50 YSU STUDENTS AND COACHES ON THE "WHY BIBLICAL RELATIONSHIPS"...FROM GOD TO OTHERS TO WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN A DATING RELATIONSHIP :)

I WOULD LOVE TO HAVE ANYONE COME ALONG WITH ME...SEE WHAT GOD IS DOING! 

INVOCATION AT COLUMBIANA ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME DINNER:

***OHIO VALLEY FCA SCHOOLS (STEUBENVILLE AREA) RECENT UPDATES CLICK: HERE 
 

****ASHTABULA AREA FCA UPDATE: OVER 100'S STUDENTS & COMMUNITY LEADERS IN ATTENDANCE AT THE ASHTABULA AREA CONCERT OF PRAYER BREAKFAST MAY 6TH, 2016!

"IDEA CORNER"----10 IDEAS TO GROW YOUR FCA!!!

1) DO PRAYER WALKS AT YOUR SCHOOL, ANYTIME!

LAST YEAR "SYATP" PIC FROM EAST LIVERPOOL

2) ASK ME TO HELP YOU EMPOWER A TEAM OF STUDENT LEADERS TO RUN YOUR "HUDDLE" MEETINGS BY "PAIRING UP" YOUR YOUNGER AND OLDER LEADERS TO MENTOR AND GROW TOGETHER AS THEY PLAN MEETINGS

3) READ PAGES 9-21 IN THE FCA CAMPUS PLAYBOOK TO DEVELOP YOUR STUDENT LEADERSHIP TEAM HERE: FCA "RISE" CAMPUS PLAYBOOK  

4) HAVE STUDENTS &/OR ADULT LEADERS MEET WEEKLY AT LUNCHTIME TO PLAN EACH WEEK'S FCA MEETING (FILL OUT THE PLANNING SHEET FROM THE CAMPUS PLAYBOOK)

5) ASK THE PRINCIPAL "HOW CAN WE SERVE THE SCHOOL?"

6) WRITE ENCOURAGING NOTES TO THE ADMINISTRATION, STAFF AND TEACHERS

7) ASK ME TO BOOK AN ASSEMBLY FOR YOUR SCHOOL WITH THE SPEAKER INVITING EVERYONE TO YOUR FCA CLUB THE WEEK AFTER THE ASSEMBLY

8) CHECK OUT "FCA RESOURCES" ONLINE AT WWW.FCARESOURCES.COM, CLICK HERE FOR 1000'S OF IDEAS, ICEBREAKERS, BIBLE STUDIES, VIDEOS, GAMES, AND MORE!

9) IF YOU WANT MORE BASICS GO TO WWW.FCACAMPUS101.COM, CLICK HERE

UPCOMING EVENTS: CALL ME 330-565-9274 TODAY! 


 

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What’s Done for Christ will Last!

Bob Kimpel, FCA Area Director

330-565-9274

rkimpel@fca.org

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