Investing in the future of Texas through Collegiate Ministry
by Bruce McGowan on November 10, 2016 in faith
Much has been written about Gen Y and now Gen Z (just entering college). Tim Elmore offers excellent insights into the characteristics of both generations, growingleaders.com In campus ministry, some characteristics carry over into these upcoming generations.
- On college campuses in Texas, less than 5% are involved in a weekly Bible study or small group where spiritual growth is emphasized. Even when you consider those attending large group meetings, the percentage is no greater than 10% at best.
- Over 625,000+ are commuter students many living at home, balancing family, work and school. Major metropolitan areas have the vast