Train up a child in the way they should go, and when they are old they will not depart from it.
The Jesus Mafia
(8th grade + High School age + young adult)
The word "mafia" is often associated with a negative connotation these days, but in its earliest form it meant bold and beautiful. It is also invokes the thought of a strong connection to family. Our high school youth are certainly a strong and bold group of close-knit church family.
The Jesus Mafia is mentored by Marcus Hashagan, more than likely due to his close connection with his inner child. But seriously, what better way for these very influential years to be spent learning God's Word, discipleship, stewardship, spiritual gifting, and everything else that establishes a solid foundation for the journey of life ahead.
They meet each week for Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. In addition, they meet on Sunday evenings at 6:30pm - 8:30pm weekly for fellowship and outreach.