Resources from Summit

Two Types of Students – Which are You?

“At Summit, we have two types of students–students who have unanswered questions…and students who have unquestioned answers.” –Dr. Jeff Myers, Summit President “If we just think we have it all together because we’ve been in church and Sunday School all of their lives, we are actually in greater danger” –Dr. Jeff Myers, Summit President You may have a lot of questions, and we desire to help you answer those. But at Summit, we also challenge students… Read More →Two Types of Students – Which are You?

Christians need to get their worldview straightened out

Two-thirds of Christian young adults are actually new agers. Half are postmodern–they don’t believe truth actually exists. Nearly half think people should be forced to embrace the faith. We need students to have an intelligent, compassionate, confident faith. Join us at Summit this summer. YOU can depend on Summit to find answers to your questions and more. “Summit is where young adults, headed to college come for two weeks to get their worldview straightened out” –Dr. Jeff Myers, Summit President… Read More →Christians need to get their worldview straightened out

What’s worse than going to college?

Jeremy Uecker, a sociologist at Baylor, found that students who don’t go to college are even more likely than college-goers to drop out of their faith.   Why? Because they don’t realize that they’re still on a battlefield for their hearts and minds. Hard conversations are inevitable. How will your student prepare for their spiritual battle?   Send your students to Summit, where world-class speakers like Sean McDowell, J. Warner Wallace, and Christopher Yuan will… Read More →What’s worse than going to college?

Two Weeks That Are Worth the Time

“I support work. I had a summer job. But is that couple of hundred dollars worth missing an experience that can transform your life?” –Dr. Jeff Myers, Summit Ministries President Summit students are… 9 times more likely to understand and defend a Biblical worldview 3 times more likely to share their faith 2 times more likely to be prepared for their higher education experience It’s time to prepare! Come to Summit and learn how to defend… Read More →Two Weeks That Are Worth the Time

A Message for Parents of High School Graduates

False ideas will collide with your student’s faith. How will your student respond to these challenging questions? These hard conversations are inevitable… Graduation is an exciting time for parents and students! Prepare your students for campus by sending them to stand for truth! Summit’s two-week conferences can transform their entire college experience. “For the cost of textbooks for one year of college, your son or daughter can have an experience that will change their biblical worldview… Read More →A Message for Parents of High School Graduates

“This was new life!: A parent’s testimony

This stunning testimony came last week from a dad named Greg, whose son is like Daniel in the Old Testament, boldly taking Christ into places where most fear to go. It all started with two weeks at Summit Conference: Dear Jeff, Here’s a Summit story that I think will bless you. Growing up as a pastor’s kid, my son John “prayed the prayer” and got baptized when he was very young. But I recently asked… Read More →“This was new life!: A parent’s testimony

Murderous Drug Enforcer vs. Summit Grad

Christian Calling and Law Enforcement “Those two weeks (at Summit) back in the summer of 1994 changed the course of my life . . . I was a bit of a rabble-rouser back in the day. Aside from the Lord’s grace and mercy, Summit was the single most reason that I survived college, held on to my faith, and started my professional life with a solid grounding in a biblical worldview.” — Brian Skaret, graduate… Read More →Murderous Drug Enforcer vs. Summit Grad

Having the truth isn’t enough

Having the truth isn’t enough

Can students be an ambassador for Christ without knowing the truth about the false ideas of the culture? How will your student engage in conversations with peers who challenge their faith? As your students enter life beyond high school, will they be prepared to engage in hard conversations? “We’ve got to make sure that we understand the false ideas so that we do not become victims of that false belief and buy into it. The Bible teaches… Read More →Having the truth isn’t enough

What influences students—the world or the Bible?

Dr. Jeff Myers talks with Word of Life, Multiply podcast host Brian Baker about the keeping young adults engaged in the church. Young adults tend to stay involved in church if the church is giving them a Christian worldview that makes sense of current and future challenges Young adults tend to stay involved in church if they have mentors who show that it is possible to live out a worldview Young adults tend to stay involved in church if they… Read More →What influences students—the world or the Bible?

When Students Graduate from Church

During a recent lecture, Dr. Jeff Myers, president of Summit Ministries, spoke to a Barna Research stat, 70% of students drop out of church after graduating high school. When Dr. Jeff ended his talk, a mother pulled him aside to tell him how she lived this out when her son turned 18… Send your student to a signature Summit Conference in one of our four premier locations! Learn More and Register Now Miss Early Bird? You can still… Read More →When Students Graduate from Church

Parents, why should you send your child to Summit?

Cold-case homicide detective and Summit Faculty Member J. Warner Wallace shares how he viewed first-hand the difference Summit made in his youth group students. This is the one ministry that I will make sure to clear my calendar to make sure I am apart of, although I get busy during the year, I want to make sure that I attend every session offered by Summit. In fact, my daughter attended the fourth session in 2015!… Read More →Parents, why should you send your child to Summit?

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