Dave Paladino

Dave serves as the Associate National Director of Growth and loves to integrate growth and discipleship holistically. He and his family near Ann Arbor in Michigan where he has been a volunteer, Assoc. Regional Director and everything in between before his current role. He is nearly finished with a Master of Arts in Theological Studies at Regent College in Vancouver.

 
By Christy Gates, Dave Paladino and Anna Lee-Winans

A six-week Bible study series on the book of Hebrews. In this season of adversity on nearly every front, Jesus’ justice-worn heart, dusty feet and tear-laden eyes remind us he carries our humanity into God’s presence as the only true Son of God and our great mediator. Come refresh and remind yourselves of God’s great promise that carries our hope into the inner sanctuary and anchors our weary souls.

By Dave Paladino

A new year and a new semester means new opportunities for your ministry to engage your campus! This one-page guide gives you the basics of how to approach January New Student Outreach (J-NSO) and some ways to make your plan. 

By Dave Paladino

New to leading a small group? Led before but wanting to brush up your skills? Leading a small group is an amazing experience, but it can be hard to engage with participants online well during the pandemic. Learn some insights, tips and get familiar with some online resources that can help you lead a better small group in this short, 15-minute video!

By Christy Gates, Dave Paladino and Anna Lee-Winans

This bible study helps groups engage in Micah’s prophetic message that whatever we love shapes us. The study builds on our Online NSO themes, helping participants to see where God is calling them to act justly, love mercy and walk humbly.

By Christy Gates, Dave Paladino and Anna Lee-Winans

Three Bible studies in Luke that explore the theme of “here for you” designed to help your group build deeper community through setting a table of hospitality, learning to worship together, and responding with acts of justice. 

By Dave Paladino

Leading a small group is an exhilarating, joy-filled experience, but it can also be incredibly daunting. The Small Group Start-Up Guide will walk you through the adventure of a lifetime, as you partner with the Holy Spirit this year.   

By Dave Paladino

As you work towards developing potential leaders during NSO, consider “Spicy Faith,” a game that uses fun challenges that invite your community to put faith into action by taking some God-oriented risks!