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.  

This is a Miracle

Professional soccer player Grady Howe came to Newport Harbor to share his testimony with students at huddle. Grady described his experience growing up in Newport Beach and excelling at soccer. As a high school student, Grady was playing for the Galaxy Academy and was widely recognized for his athletic ability. He committed to UCLA as…

Love Your Neighbor

Grace Fellowship Church high school pastor Chad Merrihew visited Corona del Mar students to share a simple but profound message: love your neighbor. Chad challenged the students to think of specific ways that they can show love to those around them. Check out some students from this week’s huddle!

Can you be TOO Coachable?

Jasmine Henderson has had a lot of coaches in her life. She competed in three sports in high school, excelled in college soccer, and played professional soccer. Over the course of her athletic career, Jasmine was always complimented for being coachable, but when she came to speak to CdM junior high students, she wanted to ask the…

From Striving to Worship

Chicago Bears wide receiver, AJ Cruz, visited Corona del Mar High School to share an essential and hard-learned lesson with the students. He described growing up in a culture quite similar to that of CdM- a culture that glorified achievement and success and demanded constant comparison. AJ explained the unceasing pressure he put on himself as he strove to prove his own value,…