NIFES…building tomorrow’s leaders today!
The Nigeria Fellowship of Evangelical Students (NIFES) is an indigenous, non-governmental interdenominational organization of evangelical Christian students in Nigeria tertiary institution. We reach out to students through Small Group Bible Studies, Evangelism, prayers meetings, Large Group Meetings, biblical Discipleship and life-changing Leadership training and conferences.
A NIFES with students who are willing to be with Jesus and to become like Him. Students who own NIFES and are ready to give their all to see to it that the vision of NIFES is actualize in their lives and campuses. Students with strong evangelical conviction and a passion for excellence through righteousness in their academics. Students who are teachable and responsible to the NIFES structure and creative in the actualization of NIFES vision.
- We are a Bible believing Fellowship. We believe in the infallibility of the Word of God as the only inspired word that can change the lives of men, and also prepare them for eternity. This is with the aim of inspiring growth and maturity of believer, i.e. we seek to present every man perfect in Christ.
- We are committed to Evangelism and Biblical Discipleship: Discipleship is a cardinal concern in our ministry pursuit.
- We are campus based hence we operate primarily in the tertiary institutions of learning.
- We are committed to students’ leadership and initiative: Being a fellowship of students reaching students, we encourage students’ initiative and leadership based on Biblical principles.
- We are a fellowship, committed to prayer. We also mobilize believer to intercede for the Body of Christ and the nation.
- We work in partnership with local churches: we are interdenominational and encourage active participation in the work and witness of the church in Nigeria and other countries. We serve the churches by helping students while in school and re-directing them to local churches after graduation.
- We are committed to world mission and service to the society.
- We are affiliated to IFES: Thus, work in partnership with other National Member Movements worldwide to reach the student world for Christ.