Florida State University Panama City’s Campus Ministry Association (CMA) is a voluntary association of faith-based organizations that have interests in providing religious services, resources, and information for the students at FSU Panama City.
The mission of the Campus Ministry Association is to offer, through member faith-based organizations, a variety of programs for encouragement, fellowship, spiritual formation, networking, and personal support for students while they are enrolled at FSU Panama City. The CMA is open to faith-based organization of all faiths so that we may serve our diverse population of students and encourage them in their spiritual journey.
The CMA exists to support the spiritual guidance, growth, and moral development of students at FSU Panama City. Furthermore, our mission is to incorporate a variety of beliefs on the theological spectrum and interconnect them rather than solely recruiting for personal ministries.
Students are encouraged to reach out to organizations in the CMA as they navigate their personal spiritual journey. The CMA aims to develop students in the following areas:
Openly Embrace Spirituality
Openly pursue spirituality wholeness in mind, body, and soul while gaining awareness of different worship styles and faith traditions.
Provide service opportunities regarding social justice and morality in key issues within our society, address community needs, and provide spiritual solidity while being scholars.
Provide an opportunity for students to put their ideas to action and practice how to lead and make a difference in the world around them. Provide guidance and foster leadership inside and outside the organization.
Support gatherings of the student community to share faith, learn how to be a disciple of their own faith, and encourage the acceptance of individuality.
Diversity & Inclusion
Value the understanding of individual differences and human diversity in all its forms while encouraging inclusivity and respect.
All participating organization have agreed to the Campus Ministry Association Guidelines.
Bikers for Zion
Bikers for Zion is a Christian Zionist based association of motorcycle enthusiasts who stand and ride in support of Israel through the efforts of America’s largest pro-Israel organization, Christians United for Israel (CUFI).
Christians United for Israel
Christians United for Israel (CUFI) inspires student leaders to advocate for Israel and the Peace of Jerusalem on college campuses across America.
Council on American-Islamic Relations – Florida
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) Florida’s mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.
Collide College Ministries
At Collide, we have three main goals. First, we want to reach the local college campuses of FSU Panama City and GCSC. Second, we want to reach the local churches in Bay County. Finally, we want to reach our community and make an impact.
First United Methodist Church
First United Methodist Church’s mission is to share Christ’s love with each other and the world.
Forest Park United Methodist Church
Forest Park United Methodist Church reaches our community and beyond with the Saving, Accepting, Loving, and Teaching ministry of Christ.
Habitat for Humanity of Bay County
Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope.
Holy Temple COGIC
Holy Temple COGIC’s mission is to know Christ and to make Him known.
Lavished Ministries Inc.
Lavished Ministries exists as a resource; affirming hope and restoring a positive future to women who currently work or are transitioning out of the commercial sex industry, which can include victims of sex-trafficking.
Live the Life NW Florida
Live the Life NW FL is all about strengthening marriages and families and transforming our local communities by reducing the local divorce rate and reconciling people and families to God.
Messiah Lutheran Church
Messiah Lutheran Church, joyfully Sharing Christ's love and grace with all people.
Northstar Church helps the whole world find and follow Jesus. Northstar is a place where everybody is welcome, nobody is perfect, and anything is possible.
Panama City Seventh-day Adventist Church
The Panama City Seventh-day Adventist Church is a community of believers that are excited to be the hands and feet of Jesus reaching out to everyone!
St. Andrew Baptist Church
St. Andrew Baptist Church exists to exalt Christ, meet needs, and reach the world.
St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church
St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church leads all into an eternal relationship with Jesus.
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Bay County
The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Bay County’s mission is to be a flourishing, diverse faith community driven by religious exploration and guided by our seven principles.