Friday, August 26, 2011

General Information for Fall 2011

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship at Grand Valley State University is a inter-denominational student organization. This website is a place to learn about InterVarsity at Grand Valley. If you'd like to get connected with us or to find out about what's currently happening, join our Facebook Group (GVSU InterVarsity Christian Fellowship) or email the campus staff (Derek and Alicia) at or

Students and Faculty Transformed, Campuses Renewed, and World Changers Developed.


In response to God's love, grace and truth:

The Purpose of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA is
to establish and advance at colleges and universities
witnessing communities of students and faculty
who follow Jesus as Savior and Lord:
growing in love for God,
God's Word,
God's people of every ethnicity and culture
and God's purposes in the world.

At Grand Valley, there are many ways to be a part of this mission! We offer:

  • Small Group Bible Study Communities: Starting back up Fall 2011, we are offering 9 different small groups for Artists, Freshmen (several throughout campus), Men, Women, Honor's students, and South Campus

  • Weekly Worship Gatherings: Thursday nights at 9:00pm, Pere Marquette Room Upstairs Kirkhof)

  • Training Conferences: Compelling-State wide IV conference at MSU from Nov. 11-13, Ministering Across Cultures Training (a two-weekend training in Jan./Feb.), Chapter Focus Week (a week-long training the week after Spring Finals)

  • Prayer gatherings: Join us to pray for our campus, our InterVarsity community, and our world.

  • Opportunities to Reach the Campus with the Love of Christ

  • Leadership Development
We're studying Romans this year and we have 9 different small groups throughout campus.

Fall 2011 Events

For more details on these events, please go to "GVSU InterVarsity Christian Fellowship" on facebook

Laker Late Night Friday, Aug. 26 Downstairs Kirkhof 058 8pm
First Large Group Thursday, Sept. 1 Upstairs Kirkhof 9-10:30pm
Beach Trip Sat. Sept. 3
Celebration on the Grand Friday, Sept. 9
Bonfire at Robinson Field Saturday, Sept. 10, 8-10pm
Fall Retreat Friday Sept. 30 to Saturday, Oct. 1
Compelling (state wide IV conference) Nov. 11-