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Conference Testimony by TJ Habel

The conference in New Hampshire was my first real exposure to Snowboarders and Skiers for Christ. I arrived with no idea of what to expect, and a bit of uncertainty as an outsider. Rowdy people quickly filled the airport shuttle

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Ski And Snowboard Abundant Life Outreach

Steamboat Springs, CO March 16-26, 2018 Calling all skiers and snowboarders who want experience life on the slopes while making a difference for Jesus!!  Have you thought about what life might be like in a ski town or how to

Ski And Snowboard Abundant Life Outreach
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Rebuilding the Shred Scene after the War

It is the intention of SFC to build a global culture of our six B.R.I.D.G.E. Values – Believing, Relationships, Identity, Doing, Gospel, Engaging. This story from our interim European Director, Hondo Wynn, epitomizes the Value of Engaging, by meeting all

Rebuilding the Shred Scene after the War
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Effectively Sharing the Gospel in Big Bear

At SFC, we’re working to build a global culture of our six B.R.I.D.G.E. Values. This story from our SFC Big Bear leaders in Big Bear, CA, Adam and Julie Stromwall, demonstrates the Value of Gospel. Effectively Sharing the Gospel in

Effectively Sharing the Gospel in Big Bear
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Love the Pass

At SFC, we’re working to build a global culture of our six B.R.I.D.G.E. Values. This story from our SFC Summit leaders in Dillon, CO, Cory and Tina Holton, demonstrates the Value of Doing. Love the Pass On April 1, 2017,

Love the Pass
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We Are The Church

At SFC, we’re working to build a global culture of our six B.R.I.D.G.E. Values. This story from our SFC UK Director in Leeds, United Kingdom, Andy Brumby, demonstrates the Value of Identity. We Are The Church So, there’s this pretty

We Are The Church
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Sun Valley Pool Party

At SFC, we’re working to build a global culture of our six B.R.I.D.G.E. Values. This story from our chapter leaders in Sun Valley, Idaho, Phil and Adrianna, demonstrates the Value of Relationships. Pool Party! One of our main prayers this

Sun Valley Pool Party
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At Risk Youth Learning to Shred

At SFC, we’re working to build a global culture of our six B.R.I.D.G.E. Values. Over the next 6 weeks, we’d like to share a story that highlights one of these values. This story from our chapter leader in Spokane, Washington,

At Risk Youth Learning to Shred
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SFC receives 2017 Best Outdoor Programs award by Outdoorleaders.com

SFC is currently listed on the Recommended Outdoor Program (ROP) list featured on the blog, OUTDOORLEADERS.COM. The ROP List is a growing list of like-minded ministries and camps that use multi-day outdoor adventures to introduce people to Jesus and help them grow in

SFC receives 2017 Best Outdoor Programs award by Outdoorleaders.com
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Friends Helping Friends from Vail to Utah

I remember learning to snowboard and thinking, “This is way harder than I thought. The people are intimidating and catching my edge sucks!” But overtime, it got better. I started getting the hang of it, made some shred buddies, and

Friends Helping Friends from Vail to Utah
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Loveland Pass Shuttle Service

SFC Denver has been partnering with another local Colorado ministry, 2Him, to serve at a pretty popular backcountry ski area. We give rides to the local riders to the top of the pass and provide hot dogs and beverages at

Loveland Pass Shuttle Service
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Serving Cookies at Alpine Nationals

As this was our first season as SFC Sun Valley, we’ve really been spending the majority of our time praying, listening and preparing environments that are ripe for God’s Kingdom to thrive. Oh… and of course shredding… lots of shredding!

Serving Cookies at Alpine Nationals
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SFC Minnesota Weekend Serve Day!

Back in March, SFC Minnesota organized an end of the season shred/serve day at Spirit Mountain. It is a local hill that doesn’t have a large SFC presence but has a large shred community. We brought my van filled with

SFC Minnesota Weekend Serve Day!
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Community in California

There are three areas in California that are very important to the ski and snowboard culture: Tahoe, Mammoth, and Big Bear (So Cal). Tons of history, industry, contests, and videos are produced in those areas. Since starting as the Regional

Community in California
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Easter success on top of Mt Spokane

Going into this winter season one of my prayers was for God to open the doors to allows us to do a church service in the Vista house on top of Mt Spokane. The Vista house is a stone hut

Easter success on top of Mt Spokane
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SIA 2016

Again! God opened awesome doors for SFC to be a part of the Snowsports Industry of America (SIA) snow show in Denver, CO. We couldn’t be more stoked to be there again. We were blessed with a free space to

SIA 2016
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Ezra sharing SFC on TV!

Our SFC Michigan leader was invited onto a local TV Show to share his passion for using snowboarding to share Jesus’ love. Check out the video or the link below to see it! From WOTV at: http://wotv4women.com/2015/04/20/using-snowboarding-for-ministry/

Ezra sharing SFC on TV!
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Serious Fun 4 Free!

The fourth installment of the “sorta cool” Serous Fun Video Magazine series, has just been released online for free. Check it out on vimeo HERE. Presented by the Austrialian Christian Channel and SFC International, the film takes the sincere, hard hitting

Serious Fun 4 Free!
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SFC at SIA

The most important people in the shred industry will descend upon Denver this January 29th through February 3rd. The event is called SIA (short for Snowsports Industries America, although it’s rare to find someone who could actually tell you that),

SFC at SIA
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Weekly Winter Word drops TOMORROW!

Back again for it’s third YEAR in a row is the WEEKLY WINTER WORD! We will be posting the weekly nuggets on the new INTERNATIONAL site. If you haven’t checked out the new site then do so here: http://sfc.international. We

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Serious Fun 4 Available NOW!

The fourth installment of the best video magazine series of all time, SERIOUS FUN, is now available for you to purchase and download! Purchase Here! After the successes/failures of the last video project, our newest friend/employee “the Video Magazine Format”

Serious Fun 4 Available NOW!
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Thankful for Q Commons

A couple of weeks ago the SFC leaders in Denver went to the local gathering of Q Commons. “Q was created as a place where church and cultural leaders could come together to collaborate and explore ideas about how the

Thankful for Q Commons
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Update from Nick

In May I quit my job to move my family 1,000 miles away to follow my dream. Ever since I heard about Snowboarders and Skiers for Christ I had been talking with my friends on how rad it would be

Update from Nick
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Kingdom Collective supports SFC

Our friends over at Kingdom Collective are launching their fall clothing line. They have decided this season to support SFC with 10% of every purchase! This is a great way for someone to support the ministry and support a rad brand

Kingdom Collective supports SFC
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Announcing the National Conference

We are announcing the 2014 SFC USA Conference!! This is the biggest event of the year for SFC USA! We are stoked to get everyone together again and learn more about SFC and snowboard/ski ministry. Bring a friend! EVERYONE IS

Announcing the National Conference