Own Your Faith.
Find Your Calling.
Change The World.
CORE is a discipleship and evangelism training program Of the Pennsylvania conference that really strengthens the CORE of your Christian experience.
Find out why you are an Adventist, see Christ at the heart of every Adventist teaching, and learn how to effectively share this beautiful message with others.
Whether you are thinking of taking a gap year after high school or want to take a mission focus year while in college or afterwards, CORE is a great opportunity to revitalize your faith, and to root yourself in the Adventist message.
So what will you do
in your time here?
Students will be giving personal Bible studies and leading out in small groups with interests they gain in canvassing, social media evangelism, health work, and door-to-door witnessing.
Getting gospel literature into the hands of the community and seeing God transform people’s lives.
DIGITAL MEDIA EVANGELISM
Using social media to advance the gospel cause, and learning the science behind targeted ads, and effective marketing for evangelistic events. Students will also get to meet with and learn from some of the biggest social media influencers in Adventism today.
Spend 2 weeks doing an evangelistic series with a church plant in a foreign country. Watch a small congregation grow before your very eyes as the community sees Jesus in the messages shared, and the service performed to meet their needs.
Learn how to use the health message as a way to make connections with people in your community and bring the gospel into their homes.
Learn how to better understand your own story, find healing in your experience, and how to help others find hope who struggle with mental health challenges.
Not only will you learn how to plan, grow, cultivate, and harvest your own crops, but you’ll also see how farmer’s markets are a great way to meet people, build intentional friendships for the kingdom, and empower them to make a difference in their health.
WHY CHOOSE CORE?
We offer a work study option to dramatically reduce your tuition through canvassing and agricultural work that are built into the program.
Continue Education While Serving
Upon successful completion of the CORE program students have the potential to receive academic credit for future studies.
Find Your Calling
Through multiple opportunities in service you will be able to discover and grow your spiritual gifts.
Experience Foreign Missions
Students will learn what it’s like to be a foreign missionary by spending two weeks in a foreign context working with existing mission organizations in that area of the world.
Discover Your True Identity in Christ
Every aspect of the program is designed to uplift the cross to allow the students to discover their truest and deepest identity in Christ, and how to share that message with the world around them.