Following Jesus > Following the Lakers

Soccer star and Lakers fanatic Natalie Lawrence visited Ensign Intermediate School to convince the students that life following Jesus is even more exciting than following their favorite sports team. She described all of the time, energy, and passion she puts into tracking the Lakers and contrasted it to her relative disinterest in baseball. “Baseball is still…

You Are Special

Last huddle, Grace Fellowship Church junior high pastor Trevor Lawrence visited Ensign for a little story time. He read from Max Lucado’s classic children’s tale, You Are Special, and reminded the students that they have been uniquely created and that their Creator loves them more than they could ever imagine.  

Stay Close to the Campfire

Skylar Chaput is the insightful and energetic jr. high pastor at The Crossing Church in Costa Mesa. On Tuesday, he came to Ensign Intermediate School to tell the students about his love… of camping. He shared about his recent camping trip to Yosemite and how freezing cold it was at night. Skylar explained the only…

Come, Follow Me

Just then a man came up to Jesus and asked, “Teacher, what good thing must I do to get eternal life?” “Why do you ask me about what is good?” Jesus replied. “There is only One who is good. If you want to enter life, keep the commandments.”  “Which ones?” he inquired. Jesus replied, “‘You…

The Crux of it All

  The crux is the most critical move you make when rock climbing. It comes at the most difficult part of the route up the rock. It is the moment when you have to put all of your faith into a single maneuver and and just hope that you don’t loose your grip. As rock climbing…

Breakdancing Brings Students to Jesus

It is always an exciting huddle when Josh Sazdanoff of Break Free Ministry comes to campus, and Tuesday, February 24th was no exception. After hyping up the students with some crazy dance moves, Josh delivered a powerful Gospel presentation. Between the 7th and 8th grade huddles, we saw 26 student give their lives to Christ!!…