You're one of the few, the proud, the brave middle school youth-worker-which means that you're a person who some might consider a little nuts, while other look at you in awe. But no matter what anyone else thinks, you know that being in the trenches with middle-schoolers requires a unique set of skills and knowledge. Middle School Ministry is the only comprehensive guide to ministry with young teens (11-14). In these pages you'll find everything you need to understand and effectively minister to middle schoolers.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 256 Vendor: Zondervan/Youth Specialties Publication Date: 2009
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches) ISBN: 0310284945 ISBN-13: 9780310284949 Availability: In Stock
If youre working with middle schoolers, you know that ministry to early teens can be a little nuts sometimes! This calling requires a unique set of skills and knowledge. In this comprehensive guide from two middle school minister veterans, youll find everything you need to understand and effectively minister to middle school students. Youll feel prepared and equipped to meet young teens where they are and lead them towards a life with Jesus.
Mark Oestreicher (Marko) is a veteran youth worker and former president of Youth Specialties. The author of dozens of books, including Youth Ministry 3.0 and Middle School Ministry, Marko is a sought after speaker, writer and consultant. Marko leads The Youth Cartel, providing a variety of resources, coaching and consultation to youth workers, churches and ministries. Marko lives in San Diego with his wife Jeannie and two teenage children, Liesl and Max. www.whyismarko.com.
Scott Rubin has been on staff at Willow Creek Community Church for 18 years, and he's currently the director of Elevate, the junior high ministry at Willow Creek. Scott, along with an entirely-fantastic team of staff and volunteer leaders, has the privilege of helping young adolescents follow Jesus. He also co-authored two books in the Middle School Survival Series with Mark Oestreicher.