Posts Categorized: Middle School Teaching

LIVEJUST Teaching Series

In our Jesus Creed series, we explored Jesus' call for us to love our neighbors.  When asked "who is our neighbor?", Jesus shared a story that illustrated there was no limit to who we were to love and care for. In our next series, we're going to continue to dive deeper into loving our neighbors,... Read more »

Jesus Creed Teaching Series

When Jesus was asked what the greatest commandment was, he responded with "Love the Lord your God with all of your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind."  This commandment, from the Book of Deuteronomy, was known to the Jewish people as the Shema... a prayer that would have memorized and... Read more »

May the Fourth

This Friday is a special... and not just because it is May the 4th... or Star Wars day! This Friday, Middle School students will get a chance to engage in a series of interactive prayer stations.  Each station is designed to facilitate a unique experience as students will reflect on God, themselves, and their faith.... Read more »

Relationship Goals Teaching Series

Relationships, Dating, and Sex are becoming more and more prevalent in the culture Middle Schoolers are swimming in.  Popular Music, Movies, TV Shows, and Books are shaping their worldview on these issues. On Friday nights, we want to give God a chance to speak into it all.  For the next two weeks at Whirlwind, we... Read more »

Whirlwind Teaching

As our current season of Whirlwind winds down, we're going to take some time to be still and reflect on what God is doing. On this night, students and leaders will spend time in experiential prayer stations where they will contemplate what God has been trying to say to them this year. 2018-2019 Teaching Schedule September... Read more »

My Squad @ Whirlwind

Friday Nights | 7:00-9:30 PM   Since the very beginning, God has said that it was not good for us to be alone.  We were created to be in relationship with other people.  We all feel a need to surround ourselves with a community (or squad).  Many of us have a small, close-knit group of… Read more »


Friday Nights | 7:00-9:30 PM   Prayer is one of those things that can be both simple and complicated.  Simply put, prayer is talking with God, but it often doesn’t seem that simple.  Many of us wrestle with questions regarding prayer.  Questions like… If God knows what we’re thinking, why do we need to talk… Read more »