Christian Challenge at Northern Arizona University

Are you a freshman or otherwise new to NAU? Want to get involved with Christian Challenge? Below you will find information about our mission, vision, values, and ways to get involved!


We exist to engage college students with the gospel, develop disciples of Jesus Christ, and mobilize servant leaders for the church.


We endeavor to partner with local churches to advance God’s Kingdom on every college campus in Arizona.


Developing students who LOVE God, LIVE His Word, and SERVE His Church.

LOVE (Mark 12:30)

LIVE (Matthew 4:4)

SERVE (1 Peter 4:10-11)


We value…

Scripture (Deuteronomy 6:4-9; Joshua 1:7-8; 2 Timothy 3:16-17)

Prayer (John 14:13-14; Ephesians 6:18; 1 Timothy 2:1-4)

Community (Acts 2:44-46; 1 Corinthians 1:10; Hebrews 10:24-25)

Gospel (Romans 1:16-17; Romans 6:23; 1 Corinthians 15:1-6)

Multiplication (Luke 4:43; Acts 16:5; Romans 15:20-21)

Mission (Matthew 28:18-20; Mark 16:15; Acts 1:8)

Partnership (Ecclesiastes 4:9-12; Romans 15:23-33; Philippians 1:3-5)

Our weekly large group Gathering

Wednesdays, 7PM

Small group missional bible studies

Click for more information

Interested in

Christian Challenge@NAU

or need more information?

Check out our welcome week events for the Fall of 2022!