Northern California Christmas Institute (NorCal CI) 2019 Scholarship Application; The Discipleship Award
Christmas Institute exists to strengthen the lives of young people through Jesus Christ by cultivating spiritual growth within a community of faith. For any youth/young adult(s) who feel empowered to share their stories, we are granting full ride scholarships to NorCal CI 2019. There is an entire community supporting you as you continue in your journeys, and we work to make every opportunity available for those who wish to be a part of the CI Experience.
The selection process will be managed by members of the CI Collective. Entries are to be submitted by Friday, October 25th; no exceptions. Discipleship Award recipients will be announced on Friday, November 1st.
Criteria for Application:
1. Applicants plan to attend CI2019 as a CAMPER.
2. Provide a testimony explaining either your interest in attending CI2019/ how CI has impacted your life, as well as a response to one of the following questions:
- Is freedom something given to you by others, or made by you?
-In what ways are we free? In what ways are we oppressed?
-Is individual freedom more important than social responsibility?
Please regard these questions as a provisional guideline. We encourage you to answer however you feel. Limit responses to 300 to 600 words.
**DISCLAIMER: Your safety and well being is our top priority. Responses will remain within the observation of the Collective unless consent is given otherwise. However, if in any instance we find reasonable means of present concern within your testimony, we are obligated by law to report any suspicion to relevant authorities.
3. Applicants are required to submit ONE NAME as a point of reference (pastor/ youth leader/ etc.).
Any questions? Contact the CI Collective at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our thanks and blessings!
1 Corinthians 16:13-14
13 Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong. 14 Do everything in love.