Will your middle-schoolers' peers help spur them on---or trip them up? Teach your teen students how to make great friends and be one! Exploring what God's Word says about friendships, Johnston and Oestreicher offer helpful advice on choosing close companions, dealing with conflict, and smoothing the bumpy road through adolescence with trustworthy fellow travelers. 144 pages, softcover from Zondervan.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 144 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2007 Dimensions: 8 X 5.31 (inches)
Its your faith, why not own it. The Middle School Survival Series will help you answer all the new questions that you have as you journey through middle school.
Kurt Johnston is junior high pastor in Southern California. He's served in middle school ministry since 1988 - longer than most of you have been alive! Kurt was once a middle school student, and when he was in 8th grade he was beaten up by a 7th grader. Kurt and his family live in Orange County where he spends his free time surfing and still avoiding 7th-grade bullies.
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.
'[This series is] great for students who are nervous about the challenges of middle school in general....Middle school students will enjoy reading these texts.' -- '[This series is] great for students who are nervous about the challenges of middle school in general....Middle school students will enjoy reading these texts.'