College – The Most Strategic Ministry?

Adam BurtAll Enews, Next-Gen

Do you remember your college years? Do you wish there was more gospel presence or less during that time? For many young adults, college is the first time out of their parent’s home; quite far from that home in some cases.  During college, many will meet lifelong friends, future spouses, cement their priorities/world view and make Ramen Noodles one of … Read More

Drips (not tips) to Fruitful Student Ministry

Adam BurtAll Enews, Next-Gen

The beauty of technology these days is that we have access to more information and people than ever before in history.  As a result, there is no shortage of lists, tips and lists of tips on how to do something like, “10 tips to keep you sane when life gets crazy” or “3 tips to cook a great steak.”  Eating … Read More

Over 50 Respond at Get Real East AGAIN!

Adam BurtAll Enews, Next-Gen

God is doing something amazing in the lives of students across Montana! For the second year in a row over 50 students responded to the invitation.  And baptisms are already happening as a result of those salvations. In addition to the amazing spiritual response Get Real East was live streamed on Facebook for the first time with an incredible impact … Read More

Where’s the Truth?

Adam BurtAll Enews, Next-Gen

When mentoring students (as parents or youth workers), there is a never-ending stream of lies, deceptions, and half-truths we’re forced to counter.  And we should expose those as they arise, but Jesus didn’t say, “Expose the lies, and you’ll be free.”  He said that if we follow Him, “…you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”  … Read More

Get Real West 2018

Adam BurtAll Enews, Next-Gen

Get Real West 2018 was incredible! Just take a look at what God did… 40 Students responded to the salvation invitation Over 30 leaders got valuable training on discipleship Nearly double the number of churches and students attended compared to 2017 All of this happened in just a short Friday night and Saturday morning. Our speaker, Wade Morris, encouraged both … Read More

I’ll See You at the Pole

Adam BurtAll Enews, Next-Gen

Do you believe that revival begins with prayer? Did you know every modern revival has begun with prayer? That’s what makes See You at the Pole so exciting! For over 25 years, See You at the Pole has been about one simple thing—students praying. See You at the Pole (SYATP) is a global movement of prayer which is student-initiated, student-organized, … Read More

On the Road Again

Adam BurtAll Enews, Next-Gen

Outdoor Life Ministries

It’s an amazing time to travel in Montana. While the deluge of rain from on high has caused some flooding, it’s also kept the state covered in a blanket of green as far as the eye can see. It’s truly an amazing sight. But what’s even more amazing is the work God is doing around Montana. Take a look at … Read More

Next-Gen Parent Workshop in Libby

Adam BurtAll Enews, Next-Gen

How much does the Bible really say about parenting? (A lot!) And does any of it apply in our modern age? (Yes) Recently, the congregation at Libby Baptist Church got the answer to those questions and many more during the Next-Gen Parent Workshop. We began on Sunday morning with Pastor Zane Officer opening his pulpit to Next-Gen Director Adam Burt … Read More

Summer Missionary Spotlight

mtsbcAll Enews, Next-Gen

Student Missions 1

This summer, students from around the nation will be serving in a Montana church near you as a Student Missionary. Fifteen students in 7 churches, to be exact. Recently, I visited with Pastor Stan Bricker of Valley Baptist Church in Huntley and his Student Missionary Brian Cordle to hear about their experience in the Student Missionary program. Here are some … Read More