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An Inside Look At Communications

  “Give people a backstage pass and show them how your business works. Imagine that someone wanted to make a reality show about your business. What would they share? Now stop waiting for someone else and do it yourself.” – Rework by Jason Fried and David Heinemier Hansson At National Convention last year, I sat across… Read more »

Student Testimony: Mackenzie Matthews

TeenPact’s vision is “Changing Lives to Change the World.” We want to take the opportunity to share some of the stories of those changed lives with you in a series of Student Testimonies. This post comes from Mackenzie Matthews, a student from Missouri who was elected as the class Governor. Her story is an example of God… Read more »

Why Field Experiences?

It isn’t difficult to teach a student about how their state and local government. Hundreds of books and classrooms have done that just fine. At TeenPact, we recognize that it only takes a trip to your local library to gain a basic understanding about the structure of the political process. However, what books and classrooms… Read more »

National Convention Sports

  National Convention is a little over a month away! Anticipation is rising for the national student elections, the speaker line up (more to come on that soon!), and that’s right – the sports tournaments. This year we will be offering official full-length tournaments for Ultimate Frisbee and Volleyball! These tournaments offer significant fellowship with a heart of… Read more »

Student Testimony: Blake Miller

TeenPact’s vision is “Changing Lives to Change the World.” We want to take the opportunity to share some of the stories of changed lives with you in a series of Student Testimonies. This story comes from Blake Miller, a 14-year-old student from Fairview who attended the Missouri State Class. Be blessed by his story! While I… Read more »

National Convention Worship

“God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him.” – John Piper, Desiring God Standing in the middle of a sea of faces, I looked up at the words on the screen once again. This time I read them more closely. I stopped singing for a moment and listened. But those around me… Read more »

Why Elections?

Name recognition. Candy. Posters. Slogan. Party support. Ask any student who has ever participated in TeenPact’s State Class Elections and they will tell you that these five things are some of the most important tools in running a successful TeenPact campaign. As a focal point of our curriculum and class experience, Elections during the Four Day Class allows… Read more »

Become An Ambassador

TeenPact’s best promoters are students who themselves share what TeenPact has done to impact their lives. Because of this, TeenPact has developed an Ambassador Program for Four Day State Class alumni who are willing to stretch themselves and apply their training to represent the ministry within their state. Take a few minutes to learn about the… Read more »

The Jimmy Brazell Community Impact Scholarship Award

“Changing Lives to Change the World” It’s on our brochures, our website, our staff manuals, even our discs and water bottles at the TeenPact store. This vision statement permeates every aspect of TeenPact Leadership Schools. TeenPact staff, volunteers, and students pray and work for lives to be changed for God’s Kingdom everyday at our State… Read more »

Midseason Update

From the desk of the CEO Greetings from Richmond! Here in Virginia, we have experienced one of the coldest and snowiest Februarys on record and ‘cabin fever’ has set in for many as schools, businesses, and churches have been closed multiple times in the last several weeks.  As TeenPact is a national organization with classes… Read more »