Spiritual Life Credit Options

Service (6)


There are a TON of ways to earn Spiritual Life Credit. We find that it is easiest to break down opportunities by category:

Discipleship Credit Options
Service Credit Options
Discipleship Credit Options

Discipleship Credit Options (19)

Discipleship is focused on equipping and growing each student spiritually. These experiences involve some form of community and intentional spiritual pursuit. Discipleship credit is a required category. You need to obtain at least 1 credit of Discipleship.

  1. Jessup Spiritual Formation Group (SFG): 2 credits
  2. Church Small Group: 2 credits*
    1. *Must meet for at least 1 hour every week for at least 9 weeks during a semester
  3. Intentional Mentorship: 2 credits*
    1. *Must meet for at least 1 hour every week for at least 9 weeks during a semester
  4. Discipleship Retreat/Conference: 1 credit*
    1. *Must complete at least 4 hours of workshops, sessions, or intentional training with the purpose of spiritual development to receive credit. One credit maximum will be awarded per qualifying retreat/conference.
Service Credit Options

Discipleship Credit Options (20)

Service is focused on introducing people outside the church to the love of God and being the tangible hands and feet of Jesus. These experiences involve students sharing the love and hope of Jesus with others in a personal and intentional way. Service credit is a required category. You need to obtain at least 1 credit of Service.

  1. Local Outreach: 1 credit for every 4 hours of service
  2. Global Outreach / Mission Trip: 4 credits*
    1. *Minimum of 7 days on the field
  3. Local Church Service: 1 credit for every 4 hours of service
  4. Community Service: 1 credit for every 4 hours of service