"Do you have salvation yourself?"

Lashall McClain walked into the room “looking for a fight.” After several days at New Years Conference 2011, she felt isolated, angry and alone.

“Two girls were talking and I butted into their conversation,” Lashall shared. “It was like the room went silent. One of them was a senior leader and she finally said, ‘Lala, I’m not trying to find a fight with you. You might know all of the answers, you might know the Bible, but salvation is through the Son alone. Do you have salvation yourself?’ She dropped the mic on me.”

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Bennett Rolan
Preparing for life in the field

Laura Power spent several years in Kenya after graduating college. Her commitment to the Lord was firm, but Laura wasn’t equipped for the culture shock she experienced. “I honestly believe that if my team had attended a Campus Outreach Pre-Deployment training, our years in Kenya would have looked drastically different.”

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Bennett Rolan
He was "the king of the party animals"

While still in high school, and with very little knowledge of God, Will Brennan prayed for a friend who was in trouble. God did answer Will’s prayer, and his friend did get help, but, other than occasionally praying, little in Will’s life changed. It wasn’t until he attended a CO Bible study that Will’s life really started to change…

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Bennett Rolan
First generation leaders expand CO in Southern Africa

Today, Jeff Viljoen serves as the regional director of CO Gauteng (formerly CO Johannesburg), where he oversees two South African campuses, a recently launched expansion to Lusaka (Africa) and an upcoming expansion to Bloemfontein. Jeff is the first South African director of the region and represents CO’s first generation of South African leaders.

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Bennett Rolan
Collaboration produces Multiplication

In 2002, collaboration between two U.S. CO franchises produced the first Campus Outreach initiative in South Africa. Today, CO Gautang (South Africa) is thriving and God is using several CO graduates to grow the ministry. Check out the video to learn more about how God is working in Southern Africa and beyond.

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Phil Sineath
A new beginning for NFL Player Demario Davis

Criminal charges threatened to destroy Demario Davis' future. But even the risk of losing his college scholarship didn’t stop Demario from making damaging choices.Through God’s grace and a persistent CO chaplain, he found unexpected freedom and a new life in Christ.

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Bennett Rolan
Using the few to impact many

On a roster of 99 football players, three Christian athletes seemed insignificant. Berry College’s 2014 team was a stereotypical blend of students who were more concerned with playing-time than eternity. But God had bigger plans for Berry’s football program.

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Bennett Rolan
Derrell Mims will never be the same

Berry College Football Player Derrell Mims watched several teammates come to Christ. He noticed their commitment, freedom, joy and purpose. After hearing the gospel from CO staff and teammates, Derrell committed his life and future to Christ.

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Bennett Rolan