State Lead Team

The TX BSM State Lead Team is a HIGH PRIORITY. Send us your BEST leaders!




January 7-9, 2019


Truett Seminary, Waco TX


Contact Ginger Bowman at or 214-577-7866


For all full time BSM Directors, the expectation is a minimum of two state lead team members from each campus

Why is this a high priority?

The BSM staff is responsible for making sure they follow through with their commitment!! Why?

  • This group plans and sets the spiritual tone for Abide in February
  • Your sharpest add to the leadership / discipleship learning for those from other campuses
  • We choose our 2 BGCT Executive Board Co-Presidents from this group
  • They receive excellent discipleship / leadership training at the Summit

Recommendation Process

  1. Select your Lead Team Students.
  2. Ask them to serve by going over the commitment here.
  3. Fill out the Director Recommendation Form by September 28 (one form for each student you are recommending).
  4. Instruct your recommended students to fill out the online Student Registration Form at by October 5.
  5. Follow up with them.


September - Meet with your former Lead Team students and brainstorm who would represent your BSM/Church Ministry well on this year’s Lead Team.

September 28, 2018 - Online Director Recommendation Form Due

October 5, 2018 - Online Student Registration Form Due

What is the Texas BSM State Lead Team?

A specialized student group of local BSM & Church collegiate student leaders committing to:

  • Pursue a deep dependence on Jesus Christ
  • Exhibit leadership on the state level
  • Grow to be passionate followers of Jesus Christ
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Impact their local campus and ultimately the world

Who will serve?

Hand selected student leaders from your BSM/Church collegiate ministry. These leaders represent the very best students in your ministry. They will be the representatives of your ministry to the entire state.

  • 4 year campus – select 2-3 students
  • 2 year campus – select 1-2 students
  • Churches – select 1-2 students

What will they do?

  • Complete a PLACE profile assessment to see how God has created them to serve through personality, spiritual gifts, abilities, and passions.
  • Grow to be a passionate followers of Jesus Christ
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Cross-campus networking and collaboration of ideas both online and in person
  • Share the story of Collegiate Ministry and its influence in their lives
  • Influence the direction of Collegiate Ministry statewide
  • Represent Collegiate Ministry at Texas Baptist events
  • Connect high school seniors to BSM and Church Collegiate Ministries as they transition to college
  • Help plan and implement the Abide Prayer Retreat

What's their commitment?

  1. Serve October 5, 2018 - August 25, 2019.
  2. Participate in a Lead Team Cohort online and at The Summit.
  3. Attend The Summit.
  4. Participate & Lead in the Abide Prayer Retreat.
  5. Choose 1 leadership opportunity on the state level

Updated 09/07/2018