A Blog about Jr. High Ministry and Leadership from a guy that loves both….

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New things to know about Mariners JHM Life Groups.

Posted on Jul 25, 2014 | 0 comments

In student ministries we have a very simple and very important value to “TEACH STUDENTS TO HEAR GOD’S VOICE AND OBEY”.  That is the backbone of our discipleship efforts for the students that are IN OUR JHM...

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Jr. High- How to Lead with a Co- Leader

Posted on Apr 26, 2014 | 0 comments

Leading with a co-leader HOW TO LEAD WITH A CO-LEADER… Small groups are not meant to be done alone. They are strong with 2 voices giving the same message, 2 leaders who care about students in authentic ways....

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Guest Post: Alex Beaverson

Posted on Apr 26, 2014 | 0 comments

I didn’t come to enjoy learning until about my third year in college. In High School life was all about popularity and/or figuring out a way to stand out. I began college with that mentality, the mentality...

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Jr. High- My students talk, just not in small groups

Posted on Apr 26, 2014 | 0 comments

MY STUDENTS ALWAYS TALK, JUST NOT IN SMALL GROUPS… We’ve all been there. You sit down with your Small Group and ask a question. No dice. You rephrase it. No dice. You ask another question. Nothing. You ask...

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12 things your summer theme should have

Posted on Feb 6, 2014 | 0 comments

We are getting started on making our summer calendar and overall brainstorming. Here are the things I think should be a part of any summer theme for Jr. High or High School students. If you dont like them...

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Guest Post: Reflecting on our Winter Camp

Posted on Jan 24, 2014 | 0 comments

In reflecting on our Winter Camp experience this weekend, I am FLOORED by the leadership exuded by our team of adult leaders. And the truth is, I don’t think you even know you exuded it. And that’s why...

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Thoughts and Philosphy on camps and scholarships

Posted on Oct 22, 2013 | 0 comments

Hello Parents, We love camp in Jr.High. As staff and leaders we know how deep God moves in our students when they attend camp. We have 3-5 days of worship, lessons and most of all cabin time where God changes...

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