Youth Alpha Week 5 Highlights: April Fools’ Fest

Youth Alpha Week 5 Highlights: April Fools’ Fest

Part of what makes our NextGen ministries flow and “work” is the tireless efforts of not just our volunteers, but also the commitment of parents and guardians. This week, there was a really cool example of this: Even though her son, Michael H, was not...
Jr High onMission in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Jr High onMission in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Jesus said in Mark 10:45 that the “Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve and give his life for many.” That means following Jesus includes serving others. The Green Bay OnMission Trip is a chance for students to gain the experience of serving with each...
Youth Alpha Retro 80s Bash: 2016 Launch Party Highlights

Youth Alpha Retro 80s Bash: 2016 Launch Party Highlights

What do neon colors, old school games, Bon Jovi, jacket buttons and side ponytails have in common? They all come from the 1980’s and were part of our Youth Alpha Launch Party on March 4, 2016.   80 students in attendance Dance floor Music videos from the...
The Presence of Parents

The Presence of Parents

If you are the parent or mentor of a teenager, I am sure you realize the importance of being present in their life. This is not always an easy endeavor because teens want you around, while at other times they really just want some space.  It is not the ‘Electric...