JUNIOR HIGH STUDENTS


 

Junior High School students are invited to join us for our Confirmation Ministry Program: PATH, or our Summer Jam drop-in program. We are commited to helping middle schoolers understand and own their faith. Wednesdays at Light of Christ. To learn more about these opportunities or to find out about upcoming events, contact Kim Carrera, Youth Director.

 

 

WEDNESDAY

NIGHTS

 

6th-8th Graders • Students and leaders meet for a large group teaching and then transition to small groups for discussion and prayer. Serving, fellowship and retreats round out this action packed ministry. 8th grade students complete their studies with a Faith expression presentation, followed by their affirmation of Baptism in the spring.

 

RESOURCES:

INFORMATIONAL HANDBOOK

CALENDAR

 

REGISTER HERE

 

6:30 - 8 PM

SUMMER

JAM

 

Wednesdays during the summer.
A place for friendships and continued faith growth that includes games and hangout time,

large and small group teaching, and prayer time.

We meet the end of May - the beginning of August.

 

RESOURCES:

CALENDAR - CHECK BACK IN MAY!

 

6:30 - 8 PM

YOUTH MINISTRY STAFF

Kim Carrera

   Kim served faithfully for 10 years as a small group leader and teacher in the high school ministry at a prominent church in the western suburbs. She also held the role of Program Director at Lake Geneva Youth Camp for Jr. High co-ed week since 2010. Kim studied youth ministry at Moody Bible Institute and has worked professionally in the banking industry for the last 7 years.

     She considers the calling to youth ministry at Light of Christ in 2014 as a dream come true. Kim loves connecting with people, having a good time and walking alongside teens as they grow in the grace of God.

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Jared Skorburg

     Jared started this position in 2010.  He is responsible for the functioning of the program from curriculum, serving projects, fun nights, and the Bash and Retreat. Jared has been an educator for over 2 decades in conjunction with his strong faith  growing up as a pastor's son and his continued journey of living and loving God's work.

     He is a principal of an elementary school in Woodstock.  Jared is married to his wife, Joy; they have three children, Trevor, Connor and Kaitlyn. They reside in Algonquin and have called it home for the past 20 years.

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