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Summit Student Conference: Destiny Rescuing Destiny

If you listen closely to young people today, you’ll hear a hunger for more than the well-padded lives that marketers, technology and even many churches continually try to sell them.  They’ll tell you they long to pursue a calling larger than themselves.  They want a vision worthy of sacrifice.  It’s the absence of such a […]


What’s Your Red Bus?

Few things are more enlivening than seeing students wake to God’s heart for the orphan.  They recognize more than just another great need; rather, they begin to sense how the God of the universe cares deeply for the world’s most destitute, and calls His people to do the same.  In that sense of God’s heart […]


This Summer’s HEARTWORK Video

It’s great to see the way students are increasingly rousing to “the cause of the fatherless.”   Earlier this year, we highlighted the Orphan Scholarship Fund that began at San Francisco State University–as well as other student initiatives, including the Heartwork Campaign. Heartwork has partnered with the Christian Alliance for Orphans in its quest to engage […]


Students In the Movement: OSF and More

It’s thrilling to see students increasingly join, and even lead, efforts to transform the lives of orphans and make God’s heart visible to the world.  This past November, youth groups across the U.S. participated in the Orphan Sunday LIVE from Colorado Springs simulcast concert.  Summit this year will include a number of sessions focused on […]