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Next Gen Disciples are WORLD CHANGERS fueled by their relationship with Jesus Christ.

They are the church of today and tomorrow. They are children, youth and young adults.

They are in elementary schools, middle schools, high schools and home schools, colleges and universities, and they are out in the world serving in a multitude of roles.

Next Gen Disciples make decisions for their life through the lens of faith.

They see the church not only as a place to go to but something to BE.

They see the Word of God not only as something to read but to LIVE.

Next Gen Disciples are committed to offering Christ to a hurting world one person, one neighborhood at a time.

Who do you know that is a Next Gen Disciple?

Who will you reach out to so they can become a Next Gen Disciple?

Next Gen Disciples Ministry Team:

Brad Fiscus
Brad.Fiscus@tnumc.org Director of Next Gen Discipleship

Brad Fiscus


Director of Next Gen Discipleship
Campus Ministry Staff Liaison
Safe Spaces Ministry Staff Liaison


Jullie Meyer Jullie.Meyer@tnumc.org Ministry Assistant

Jullie Meyer


Ministry Assistant
Small Church Youth Ministry Initiative Coaching Team


NextGen Innovative Ideas

We invite you to share innovative and inspired ideas about the ways your ministry is striving to "See All the People."
  • Accepted file types: pdf.




2018 Global Young People’s Convocation

The Young Adult and Youth delegation to the  2018 Global Young People’s Convocation in Johannesburg, South Africa has been selected.

Young Adults from the Nashville Episcopal Area attend Exploration 2017 in Portland, Oregon.

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Nashville Sounds

August 19
Tue 28

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Young Adult Group Fall Kick-Off

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Oct 20

Walk for Water

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Nashville Area BaSE Foundations Training

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Nashville Area BaSE Foundations Training

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