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September 06, 2017

Don’t Follow Me


It’s been a crazy few months for me, serving as a Traveling Intern with TeenPact, and getting to see the nation as part of the experience. I visited seventeen states, met hundreds of people and traveled thousands of miles. Numerous people have asked me what the best part of my season was. There’s so many […]

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August 23, 2017

#keepseeking


With school starting again and summer coming to a close, we’re reminiscing over favorite summer memories –– National Convention 2017 being at the forefront of them. Whether you attended #NatCon17 in person or joined us live, we all made memories worth revisiting. Here are a few ways you can relive the #NatCon17 experience:     If you only […]

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August 02, 2017

Welcome, Aryn Young!


TeenPact is a special place. Timid first time students can transform into charismatic leaders who inspire the next generation. As God continues to use the gospel’s transforming power to change students’ lives, we love to hear the stories.   Aryn Young has such a story. We are excited to announce that Aryn has been recently […]

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July 27, 2017

Building Relationships Through Gaga Ball


TeenPact Leadership Schools, in conjunction with the Jimmy Brazell Foundation, presented the Sixth Annual Jimmy Brazell Impact Scholarship Third Place Award to TeenPact student Ethan Rendell from Florida.   Read his award-winning essay below, written in response to the topic question, “How have you impacted the world or your community through servant-minded, Christ-like love?”     President John […]

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July 25, 2017

Sharing the Love of Jesus with Everyone


TeenPact Leadership Schools, in conjunction with the Jimmy Brazell Foundation, presented the Sixth Annual Jimmy Brazell Impact Scholarship Second Place Award to TeenPact student Ellianna Chouteau from Missouri.   Read her award-winning essay below, written in response to the topic question, “How have you impacted the world or your community through servant-minded, Christ-like love?”     Hello, […]

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July 24, 2017

My Life is Not My Own


TeenPact Leadership Schools, in conjunction with the Jimmy Brazell Foundation, presented the Sixth Annual Jimmy Brazell Impact Scholarship First Place Award to TeenPact student Haven Boss from Hawaii.   Haven shared her award-winning essay, written in response to the topic question, “How have you impacted the world or your community through servant-minded, Christ-like love?” at National Convention 2017.   […]

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July 19, 2017

Introducing the Newest TeenPact State


Two weeks ago we announced the 2018 State Class dates and last week we shared biographies and pictures of the 2018 Program Directors and Interns. Though we are only a little over halfway through 2017, much of the attention in the TeenPact office and around the TeenPact Nation is on the 2018 season.   Over […]

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July 12, 2017

Meet Your 2018 Intern Team!


It has been said that “all heroes are shadows of Christ.” Every year, hundreds of such shadows of Christ come through this ministry. Through hours of volunteer work by individuals all over the nation, many lives are served every year. One such group of servants is our traveling intern team. This is a group of […]

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July 10, 2017

Entering a New Season


I’m struck with a loss for words. How do you describe the blessing and the impact something like TeenPact has been and has made? I entered this organization at thirteen, and now five years later, the time has come to enter a new stage of life. I honestly cannot even express how thankful I am […]

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July 05, 2017

The TeenPact 2018 Season


While remnants of the TeenPact 2017 Season are still to be found at the TeenPact Office (we’re talking about you, season t-shirts!), preparations are officially underway to kick-off the 2018 TeenPact Season. Yaaaaaay! We’re looking forward to seeing what God does in each state in the coming year!   You can join us at the Office […]

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June 21, 2017

Join the Brotherhood


Who are you? Think deeply on these three simple words. Sure, you might answer quickly with your name, where you’re from, or your hobbies. But is that truly answering the question? Are these surface level facts the defining makeup of who we are? Is it our past; the decisions we’ve made, the people we know […]

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June 07, 2017

Reflecting Christ in All We Do


Summer greetings from Richmond and the TeenPact Office,   Several years ago, the TeenPact Board of Directors took on the task of reviewing the TeenPact Leadership Schools Vision and Mission Statement and documenting the Core Values that identify the purpose of the ministry. All that information was presented on the TeenPact website when we updated […]

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May 28, 2017

Saturday – Celebration


Our week at National Convention ended just as it had begun, in full pursuit. Pursuit of the one we were created to know, the only one who can satisfy the longings of our hearts, Jesus Christ. During our time in bonjour, we received the reminder that we have been sent to proclaim that we have […]

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May 27, 2017

Friday – Returns


  Morning alarms were snoozed with disbelief all across campus, as the sun burst into our dorm rooms. The excitement for election results following the previous night’s voting hardly allowed time for deep sleep. In a heartbeat, everyone was up and at it, heading to the Conn Center to watch Mr. Burst and Ms. Kiss […]

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May 26, 2017

Thursday – Digging In


  Sunshine and cool temperatures brought students out of their dorms early this morning to grab donuts and enjoy deep conversation together. Lots of students now sit with friends during their time in God’s Word, and encourage one another by sharing stories of small groups and rendezvous from the day before. From the excitement of the […]

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May 24, 2017

Wednesday – The Race


  Competition certainly ramped up this Wednesday as frisbee teams returned from the fields with soiled shirts, leaving a muddy trail. Meanwhile, on the volleyball courts, the rain provided a momentary diversion from the competitive spirit, as students celebrated by doing handstands in several inches of water and teams splashed each other to prove their […]

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