In one of the most transitional times in the life of a young person, the Arkansas Baptist State Convention wants to be a resource for not only college students, but parents, college ministers, pastors and lay leaders as well. We work with leaders in the Baptist Collegiate Ministry on local campuses to promote mission and purpose for each student. Above all, we want to share Christ with a generation in desperate need for the love, encouragement and truth of Jesus Christ.


College + Young Leaders

Over 1,300 Attend Lead>Defend Conference and Learn to Impact the Culture for Christ

The crowd of over 1,300 expected the Kasey Earl Band drummer and lead singer to kick off the first worship song signaling the beginning of...

March 11, 2020
College + Young Leaders

Science, Faith, Gender Identity, Abortion, Apologetics: Lead>Defend 2020, Church Staff/Young Professionals Respond

The youth group at Jacksonville First Baptist Church attended last month’s Lead>Defend conference for the first time. The one-day event sponsored by the College + Young Leaders Team of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention was at Immanuel Baptist Church in Little Rock and had over 1,300 participants.
March 10, 2020
Church Health

Mark Your Calendars

There is ALWAYS something new going on with the Evangelism and Church Health Team, so mark your calendar for upcoming events you will NOT want to miss.
January 9, 2020
Church Health

Super Summer 2020

As you are thinking of your 2020 church calendar, the Evangelism and Church Health Team invites you to consider Super Summer Arkansas, June 6-13 (Week 1) and June 20-27 (Week 2), for your youth camp. 
November 7, 2019
Church Health

Who's your one?

Over the coming months, churches across Arkansas will prioritize personal ownership of the Great Commission as church members intentionally pursue others with the hope of the gospel.
October 14, 2019
Church Health

Don't Give Up

If you are in a confusing situation, don't give up! Right now God is restoring your life. Hang on to hope as you hang on to truth.
October 14, 2019